CE Test Questions
Planned Replacement Soft Contact Lenses

Exam Questions
1. All lenses that are replaced in two weeks or less are defined as disposable lenses.

    A. True
    B. False
2. Overall, Planned Replacement lenses are the most commonly prescribed modality for new soft lens fits.

    A. True
    B. False
3. The 1-Day disposable lens should be disposed of after each daily wear use.

    A. True
    B. False
4. A corneal complication that is commonly referred to as a “smile stain” is:

    A. Limbal epithelial hypertrophy
    B. Arcuate staining
    C. Superior limbic Keratoconjunctivitis
    D. Epithelial splitting
5. Chemical disinfection is the only care system FDA approved for use with the Acuvue one day disposable lens

    A. True
    B. False
6. Patients complaining of burning, stinging on lens insertion, light sensitivity and mucus discharge should be evaluated for a possible solution reaction.

    A. True
    B. False
7. A corneal complication that usually requires temporary discontinuation of lens wear is

    A. Epithelial splitting
    B. Soft lens associated corneal hypoxia
    C. Arcuate staining
    D. All of the above
8. Microcysts are usually caused by vascularization of the cornea.

    A. True
    B. False
9. The number of Microcysts observed on slit lamp evaluation can actually increase after discontinuation of contact lens wear.

    A. True
    B. False
10. A soft lens displaced superiorly that has significant deposit formation is a symptom of

    A. Superior limbic Keratoconjunctivitis
    B. Bleparitis
    C. Giant papillary conjunctivitis
    D. Meibomian gland dystrophy
11. Patients diagnosed as having stage 3 Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis are excellent candidates for extended wear.

    A. True
    B. False
12. Complaints of burning eyes upon awakening and tears that appear foamy is a sign of

    A. Meibomian gland dysfunction
    B. Giant papillary conjunctivitis
    C. Chemical Keratitis
    D. None of the above
13. Which of these conditions usually takes the longest to resolve after discontinuation of the lens?

    A. Limbal epithelial hypertrophy
    B. Chemical Keratitis
    C. Epithelial splitting
    D. Superior Limbic Keratoconjunctivitis
14. Patients with corneal vascularization have symptoms that include burning, stinging and itching on lens removal.

    A. True
    B. False
15. Corneal vascularization can be seen only on patients wearing extended wear soft lenses.

    A. True
    B. False
16. Limbal epithelial hypertrophy often goes undetected unless lenses are removed and the eyes examined with a slit lamp using flourescein.

    A. True
    B. False
17. Giant papillary conjunctivitis is usually a bilateral condition.

    A. True
    B. False
18. Which of the following is not a factor in the development of GPC?

    A. Lens deposits
    B. Extended wear schedules
    C. Non-preserved lens care solutions
    D. Genetic predisposition
19. About one-third of patients with seborrheic blepharitis have dry eyes.

    A. True
    B. false
20. If blepharitis cannot be controlled with lid scrubs and hot compresses, topical and/or oral antibiotics may be needed to relieve symptoms.

    A. True
    B. False

Evaluation Questions

21. In questions 21-24 please rate the effectiveness of how well each course met the stated learning objectives: Met the stated learning objectives?

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22. Avoided commercial bias/influence?

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23. How would you rate the overall quality of the material presented?

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24. How were you directed to this course?

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    D. Ohio Opticians Website
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