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Contact Lenses (cont.)

Authors and Editors

Author: Frank J. Weinstock, MD, FACS, Professor of Ophthalmology, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine

Coauthor: James Key II, MD

Editor: Melissa Conrad Stoppler, MD, Chief Medical Editor, eMedicineHealth.com

Previous contributing authors and editors:

Coauthor(s): Elizabeth A Weinstock, MD, Consulting Staff, Richard C Brandes MD Inc; Consulting Staff, Department of Emergency Medicine, Marion General Hospital

Editors: Richard W Allinson, MD, Associate Professor, Division of Ophthalmology, Texas A&M University Health Science Center, Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Scott and White Clinic; Francisco Talavera, PharmD, PhD, Senior Pharmacy Editor, eMedicine; Robert H Graham, MD, Ophthalmologist, Robert H Graham, MD, PC; Affiliated With Department of Ophthalmology, Mayo Clinic, Scottsdale, Arizona and Carl T Hayden VA Medical Center, Phoenix, Arizona


Last Editorial Review: 4/8/2008

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