Initial Lens Selection
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This chapter will cover the process of choosing an initial lens for evaluation
when fitting a scleral lens. Topics that will be discussed include what pre-selection
factors are helpful with lens selection, what essential design and diameter to select,
which lens within a given fitting set to select, as well as alternative methods of lens
selection utilizing technology such as OCT and topography.
Benefits, Corneal Graft, Diagnostic lens, Diameter, Fit, Initial lens,
Lens bearing, Limitations, Oblate, OCT, Post-surgical, Prolate, Refractive
Surgery, Sagittal Depth, Sagittal Height, Scleral shape, Software-Guided,
School of Optometry, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA.