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July 1979

Moisture Chamber SpectaclesA Practical Guide to Their Construction

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Ophthalmology (Dr Savar), Prosthetic Unit (Ms Runacre), and Department of Rehabilitation Medicine (Dr Godfrey), University of Toronto and Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto. Dr Savar is now on the clinical staff of Jules Stein Eye Institute, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1979;97(7):1347-1348. doi:10.1001/archopht.1979.01020020089022

• We made a moisture chamber spectacle to treat severely dry eyes. The appliance has been uniformly successful, even in cases refractory to other forms of treatment.