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January 1983

Spectral Transmission Characteristics of Intraocular and Aphakic Contact Lenses

Author Affiliations

From the Department of Ophthalmology, University of Illinois Hospital Eye and Ear Infirmary, University of Illinois at the Medical Center, Chicago.

Arch Ophthalmol. 1983;101(1):92-93. doi:10.1001/archopht.1983.01040010094016

• Of seven intraocular and 13 aphakic hard contact lenses evaluated for their transmission characteristics to near UV radiation, all intraocular lenses and 12 of 13 hard contact lenses showed high transmission peaks for UV radiation between 300 and 400 nm.