Kathy Dumbleton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Waterloo
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi The relationship between compliance with lens replacement and contact lens-related problems in silicone hydrogel wearers
    Kathryn A Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Cont Lens Anterior Eye 34:216-22. 2011
  2. doi A multi-country assessment of compliance with daily disposable contact lens wear
    Kathryn A Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Cont Lens Anterior Eye 36:304-12. 2013
  3. doi Exploring compliance: a mixed-methods study of contact lens wearer perspectives
    Kathryn A Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Optom Vis Sci 90:898-908. 2013
  4. doi Compliance with lens replacement and the interval between eye examinations
    Kathy Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Optom Vis Sci 90:351-8. 2013
  5. doi The impact of contemporary contact lenses on contact lens discontinuation
    Kathy Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada
    Eye Contact Lens 39:93-9. 2013
  6. doi Ability of patients to recall habitual contact lens products and enhancement of recall using photographic aids
    Kathryn A Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Cont Lens Anterior Eye 34:236-40. 2011
  7. doi Comfort and vision with silicone hydrogel lenses: effect of compliance
    Kathryn Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Optom Vis Sci 87:421-5. 2010
  8. doi Compliance with contact lens replacement in Canada and the United States
    Kathryn Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Optom Vis Sci 87:131-9. 2010
  9. doi Patient and practitioner compliance with silicone hydrogel and daily disposable lens replacement in the United States
    Kathy Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, University of Waterloo, Canada
    Eye Contact Lens 35:164-71. 2009
  10. doi An investigation of the efficacy of a novel ocular lubricant
    Kathy Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada
    Eye Contact Lens 35:149-55. 2009

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. doi The relationship between compliance with lens replacement and contact lens-related problems in silicone hydrogel wearers
    Kathryn A Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Cont Lens Anterior Eye 34:216-22. 2011
    ..To evaluate the relationship between compliance with replacement frequency (RF) and contact lens (CL)-related problems in silicone hydrogel (SiHy) wearers...
  2. doi A multi-country assessment of compliance with daily disposable contact lens wear
    Kathryn A Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Cont Lens Anterior Eye 36:304-12. 2013
    ..To investigate compliance with daily disposable contact lens (DDCL) wear and investigate re-use of lenses according to country and DDCL material worn...
  3. doi Exploring compliance: a mixed-methods study of contact lens wearer perspectives
    Kathryn A Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Optom Vis Sci 90:898-908. 2013
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  4. doi Compliance with lens replacement and the interval between eye examinations
    Kathy Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Optom Vis Sci 90:351-8. 2013
    ..The study was conducted to investigate whether there is a relationship between contact lens compliance and the interval between full eye examinations (IEE)...
  5. doi The impact of contemporary contact lenses on contact lens discontinuation
    Kathy Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada
    Eye Contact Lens 39:93-9. 2013
    ..This study was conducted to determine whether the advent of new CL materials and designs has impacted the dropout rate and the reasons for discontinuation...
  6. doi Ability of patients to recall habitual contact lens products and enhancement of recall using photographic aids
    Kathryn A Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Cont Lens Anterior Eye 34:236-40. 2011
    ..To determine the proportion of soft contact lens (CL) wearers who are able to recall their habitual products (lenses and care system) correctly from memory, and to evaluate the value of using photographic aids (PAs) to improve recall...
  7. doi Comfort and vision with silicone hydrogel lenses: effect of compliance
    Kathryn Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Optom Vis Sci 87:421-5. 2010
    ..The purpose of this analysis was to investigate the effect of compliance with MRRF on comfort and vision in SH wearers...
  8. doi Compliance with contact lens replacement in Canada and the United States
    Kathryn Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Optom Vis Sci 87:131-9. 2010
    ..S. and to compare noncompliance (NC) with manufacturer recommended RF by the ECP and patient, and the reasons given for NC...
  9. doi Patient and practitioner compliance with silicone hydrogel and daily disposable lens replacement in the United States
    Kathy Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, University of Waterloo, Canada
    Eye Contact Lens 35:164-71. 2009
    ....
  10. doi An investigation of the efficacy of a novel ocular lubricant
    Kathy Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Canada
    Eye Contact Lens 35:149-55. 2009
    ....
  11. ncbi Objective and subjective responses in patients refitted to daily-wear silicone hydrogel contact lenses
    Kathryn Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Optom Vis Sci 83:758-68. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the clinical performance and physiological responses in a group of successful long-term wearers of conventional hydrogel lenses when refitted with DW SiH contact lenses...
  12. doi Clinical performance of different care systems with silicone hydrogel contact lenses
    Nancy Keir
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, 200 University Ave West, Waterloo, ON N2L3G1, Canada
    Cont Lens Anterior Eye 33:189-95. 2010
    ..To assess the clinical and subjective performance of a one-step hydrogen peroxide (H2O2) lens care system compared to a multi-purpose disinfecting system (MPDS) when used with silicone hydrogel (SiH) lenses...
  13. doi Patient use of smartphones to communicate subjective data in clinical trials
    Craig A Woods
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Optom Vis Sci 88:290-4. 2011
    ..This technical note reports on the utility of the BlackBerry smartphone to collect such data and why such a system provides advantages over other methods to report subjective ratings in clinical studies...
  14. ncbi Dryness and discomfort with silicone hydrogel contact lenses
    Desmond Fonn
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Eye Contact Lens 29:S101-4; discussion S115-8, S192-4. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether symptoms of dryness and discomfort are experienced differently with silicone hydrogel lenses compared to conventional hydrogels, in symptomatic and asymptomatic subjects...
  15. ncbi Noninflammatory silicone hydrogel contact lens complications
    Kathy Dumbleton
    Centre for Contact Lens Research, School of Optometry, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Eye Contact Lens 29:S186-9; discussion S190-1, S192-4. 2003
    ..A number of management strategies and approaches to minimize the occurrence of these clinical complications are also discussed...