Eye Contact Lens 2021 Jul 12. Epub 2021 Jul 12.
Department of Ophthalmology (F.B., A.C., L.A., E.B., L.L., A.M.B., C.C.-G.), University Hospital, Dijon, France; Clinical Epidemiology/Clinical Trials Unit (F.B., L.A.), INSERM, CIC1432, Clinical Investigation Center, Dijon University Hospital, Dijon, France; Taste and Food Science Centre (L.A., A.M.B., C.C.-G.), AgroSup Dijon, CNRS, INRAE, Bourgogne Franche-Comté University, Dijon, France; and EA7460 (F.B.), PEC2, Cerebral and Cardiovascular Epidemiology and Physiopathology, Dijon, France.
Objectives: To assess the quality-of-life improvement after scleral lens fitting in patients with keratoconus.
Methods: We conducted a prospective observational study of all consecutive patients with keratoconus starting scleral lens fitting in 2019, from January 2 to December 27, at the Dijon University Hospital, France. Quality of life was assessed before and after wearing scleral lenses for 3 months through the National Eye Institute Visual Function Questionnaire 25 (NEI-VFQ 25) questionnaire. Read More