- Raj Kumar, Department of Optometry, School of Allied Health Sciences, Sharda University, Greater Noida-201306, India
- Deepak Gupta, Department of Ophthalmology, Fortis Hospital, Faridabad-121001, India
Monthly disposable, Conventional contact lens, Optometrist, Optical outlets
To assess the contact lens compliance rate by using a self-administrated validated questionnaire, the level of awareness, compliance & detectable behavioral changes, patterns or trends in contact lens users.
Cost and convenience are two factors that must be considered when educating patients about proper lens care regimens. In addition, compliance is more likely if the patient is satisfied with the medical visit.
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th Dr E Vaithilingam Memorial Scientific Session – The Imaging Conference 2K19. The weblink to the abstract book is http://www.eso.sankaranethralaya.org/dr_evm_e_abstracts_2019/mobile/index.html#p=1