Yvonne T Wu

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Publications

  1. doi Do swimming goggles limit microbial contamination of contact lenses?
    Yvonne T Wu
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 88:456-60. 2011
  2. doi Impact of lens case hygiene guidelines on contact lens case contamination
    Yvonne T Wu
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 88:E1180-7. 2011
  3. doi Impact of cleaning regimens in silver-impregnated and hydrogen peroxide lens cases
    Yvonne T Wu
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Eye Contact Lens 37:365-9. 2011
  4. doi The effectiveness of various cleaning regimens and current guidelines in contact lens case biofilm removal
    Yvonne T Wu
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:5287-92. 2011
  5. doi Removal of biofilm from contact lens storage cases
    Yvonne T Wu
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, School of Optometry and Vision Science, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:6329-33. 2010
  6. doi Impact of air-drying lens cases in various locations and positions
    Yvonne T Wu
    Institute for Eye Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 87:465-8. 2010
  7. ncbi Profile and frequency of microbial contamination of contact lens cases
    Yvonne T Wu
    BOptom PhD BSc DipSc PhD, FAAO Institute for Eye Research YTW, hz, NYH, SYI, MW, FS, and School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of New South Wales YTW, hz, MW, FS, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 87:E152-8. 2010

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Publications7

  1. doi Do swimming goggles limit microbial contamination of contact lenses?
    Yvonne T Wu
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 88:456-60. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine whether wearing goggles while swimming limits bacterial colonization on contact lenses and whether the type of lens worn affects contamination rates...
  2. doi Impact of lens case hygiene guidelines on contact lens case contamination
    Yvonne T Wu
    School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 88:E1180-7. 2011
    ..The effectiveness of manufacturers' lens case cleaning guidelines in limiting microbial contamination has not been evaluated in vivo. This study compared the effectiveness of manufacturers' guidelines and an alternative cleaning regimen...
  3. doi Impact of cleaning regimens in silver-impregnated and hydrogen peroxide lens cases
    Yvonne T Wu
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Eye Contact Lens 37:365-9. 2011
    ..This in vitro study compared the effectiveness of several cleaning methods using silver-impregnated lens case and hydrogen peroxide disinfection systems...
  4. doi The effectiveness of various cleaning regimens and current guidelines in contact lens case biofilm removal
    Yvonne T Wu
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, Sydney, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 52:5287-92. 2011
    ..This in vitro study aimed to evaluate and compare the effectiveness of manufacturers' guidelines and several other regimens in removing biofilm using various types of contact lens cases and disinfecting agents...
  5. doi Removal of biofilm from contact lens storage cases
    Yvonne T Wu
    Brien Holden Vision Institute, School of Optometry and Vision Science, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 51:6329-33. 2010
    ..This in vitro study aimed to evaluate and compare the efficacy of cleaning practices that are most commonly carried out by lens wearers and recommended by practitioners...
  6. doi Impact of air-drying lens cases in various locations and positions
    Yvonne T Wu
    Institute for Eye Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 87:465-8. 2010
    ..To determine the rate and type of microbial contamination when contact lens cases are air-dried in two different positions (face up and face down) and in four different locations (toilet, bathroom, office, and bedroom)...
  7. ncbi Profile and frequency of microbial contamination of contact lens cases
    Yvonne T Wu
    BOptom PhD BSc DipSc PhD, FAAO Institute for Eye Research YTW, hz, NYH, SYI, MW, FS, and School of Optometry and Vision Science, University of New South Wales YTW, hz, MW, FS, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Optom Vis Sci 87:E152-8. 2010
    ..The relationship between lens storage case contamination and the age of the lens storage case was also examined...