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Annals of Ophthalmology

, Volume 37, Issue 4, pp 277–280 | Cite as

Effect of soft contact lens on central visual field

  • R. P. Bhatia
  • Rashmi Srivastava
  • Bhaskar Reddy
Original Article

Abstract

The effect of soft contact lenses (CLs) and spectacles on central visual fields was assessed in 48 eyes. Forty-three eyes (89.5%) showed smaller pattern standard deviation in CL wearers than five eyes (10.5%) with spectacles. In addition, 38 CL wearers (79%) showed higher positive mean deviation values than 10 eyes (20.8%) with spectacles. Findings indicate the pattern of visual fields shifts toward normalcy in CL wearers.

Keywords

Visual Field Glaucoma Refractive Error Amblyopia Central Visual Field 
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© ASCO 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. P. Bhatia
    • 1
  • Rashmi Srivastava
    • 1
  • Bhaskar Reddy
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of OphalmologyBanaras Hindu University in VaranasiVaranasiIndia
  2. 2.Marwari HospitalVaranasiIndia

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