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Enhancing new wearer support

Published on Jun 5, 2018
7 Minutes Read

Take a moment to consider how to harness the latest research findings to offer a better service to your patients and help grow your contact lens business.

 

1 in 4 Droup out within the first year of wear

Discover the facts 

How is our thinking on contact lens dropout changing?

Dropout can happen surprisingly quickly, and different strategies are needed to help retain patients in contact lenses through a lifetime of wear.1


Rethink your management

Why should you review your contact lens training?

Only one in four wearers are satisfied with the way they are taught to put lenses on and remove them.2 Ensure your optical assistants are skilled and confident in Application and Removal Training.


Use this in practice

What can you do to enhance your support for new wearers?

A simple follow up call to new wearers can significantly impact contact lens success and improve practice efficiency.


References

1. Veys J and Sulley A. Pay attention to retention. Optician 2017;253:6604 26-30
2. JJV Data on file 2014. Training Wheels Research N=1,200 Quantitative interviews in China, Japan, RU and US with considerers, trialists & drop-outs

Important Safety Information:

ACUVUE® Contact Lenses are indicated for vision correction. As with any contact lens, eye problems, including corneal ulcers, can develop. Some wearers may experience mild irritation, itching or discomfort. Contact lenses should not be used in case of eye infections or any other eye conditions, or in case of a systemic disease that may affect the eye. For complete information, including contraindications, precautions and adverse reactions, please consult the Instructions for Use or visit our J&J website www.jnjvisionpro.co.uk

 

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