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Tear break-up time for tear film evaluation: Are moistening solutions interchangeable?

Author
Seres, M.; Quevedo, L.; Cardona, G.; Blanch, E.; Auge, M.
Type of activity
Journal article
Journal
Contact lens and anterior eye
Date of publication
2015-08-01
Volume
38
Number
4
First page
272
Last page
276
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.clae.2015.03.003 Open in new window
Repository
http://hdl.handle.net/2117/79565 Open in new window
Abstract
Purpose: It was the main purpose of this study to investigate the influence of the moistening solution on TBUT measurements in an asymptomatic population.; Methods: An online survey was employed to determine the compliance of Spanish eye care practitioners with the recommended normalized procedure to administer TBUT. For the purpose of examining the clinical relevance of discrepancies from the recommended procedure, a randomized, double-masked, bilateral study was designed in which a micropipett...
Citation
Seres, M., Quevedo, L., Cardona, G., Blanch, E., Auge, M. Tear break-up time for tear film evaluation: Are moistening solutions interchangeable?. "Contact lens and anterior eye", 01 Agost 2015, vol. 38, núm. 4, p. 272-276.
Keywords
Dry eye, Moistening solution, Sodium fluorescein, Tear break-up time, Tear film
Group of research
VOS - Vision, Optometry and Health

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