orthokeratology

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orthokeratology

[¦ȯr·thō‚ker·ə′täl·ə·jē]
(medicine)
A procedure designed to reduce or eliminate refractive anomalies and binocular dysfunctions of the eye by the programmed application of contact lenses.
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Gutierrez, "Effect of pupil size on corneal aberrations before and after standard laser in situ keratomileusis, custom laser in situ keratomileusis, and corneal refractive therapy," American Journal of Ophthalmology, vol.
The CRT lens is based on Corneal Refractive Therapy. A non- surgical procedure, the lens reshapes the cornea as one sleeps.
Jorge, "Local steepening in peripheral corneal curvature after corneal refractive therapy and LASIK," Optometry and Vision Science, vol.