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  • This article presents an Executive Summary of the conclusions and recommendations of the 10-chapter TFOS DEWS II report. The entire TFOS DEWS II report was published in the July 2017 issue of The Ocular Surface. A downloadable version of the document and additional material, including videos of diagnostic and management techniques, are available on the TFOS website:


  • Craig, Jennifer P
  • Nelson, J Daniel
  • Azar, Dimitri T
  • Belmonte, Carlos
  • Bron, Anthony J
  • Chauhan, Sunil K
  • de Paiva, Cintia S
  • Gomes, José AP
  • Hammitt, Katherine M
  • Jones, Lyndon
  • Nichols, Jason J
  • Nichols, Kelly K
  • Novack, Gary D
  • Stapleton, Fiona J
  • Willcox, Mark DP
  • Wolffsohn, James S
  • Sullivan, David A

publication date

  • October 2017