In the 21st century, there is a reliance on the use of digital devices that often leads to Digital Eye Strain (DES). Symptoms such as dry and tired eyes, in addition to reduced visual experience may be a result of the challenges we face in today's digital environment.
For contact lenses, the development and advancement of technology and materials have tried to addressed some of these challenges. The result is "upgraded" contact lenses that may be better for today's patient lifestyle requirements.
- Discuss "upgrades" in contact lens material technologies with their patients
- Describe how wearing contact lenses can impact on the total visual and comfort experience of patients
- Identify and describe some of the symptoms and signs related to digital eye strain