Elevated Tear Interleukin-6 and Interleukin-8 Levels Associated With Silicone Hydrogel and Conventional Hydrogel Contact Lens Wear


Poyraz C., Irkec M., MOCAN M. C.

EYE & CONTACT LENS-SCIENCE AND CLINICAL PRACTICE, cilt.38, ss.146-149, 2012 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 38 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2012
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/icl.0b013e3182482910
  • Dergi Adı: EYE & CONTACT LENS-SCIENCE AND CLINICAL PRACTICE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.146-149

Özet

Purpose: The aim of this study was to evaluate the ocular tear interleukin (IL)-6 and IL-8 concentrations within the first 6 months of contact lens (CL) wear in eyes of neophyte CL users who had been commenced on either silicone hydrogel CL (SH-CL) or conventional hydrogel CL (CH-CL).