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The effect of contact lens-induced corneal edema on Goldmann applanation tonometry and dynamic contour tonometry.

Authors
  • Oh, Jong-Hyun
  • Yoo, Chungkwon
  • Kim, Yong Yeon
  • Kim, Hyo-Myung
  • Song, Jong-Suk
Type
Published Article
Journal
Graefe's archive for clinical and experimental ophthalmology = Albrecht von Graefes Archiv für klinische und experimentelle Ophthalmologie
Publication Date
Mar 01, 2009
Volume
247
Issue
3
Pages
371–375
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1007/s00417-008-0954-9
PMID: 18843499
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

The IOP measurements with DCT were significantly higher than those with GAT in healthy Asian eyes. Although the mean IOP measurements of both the GAT and the DCT were decreased in the edematous cornea, IOP measurements of the DCT were more affected by corneal edema than were the GAT.

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