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Contact lenses increase pulling power

BMJ 2002; 325 doi: (Published 01 November 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:0211403a
  1. Samena Chaudhry1
  1. 1Birmingham

Swapping glasses for contact lenses can dramatically increase success with the opposite sex, research on students who are short sighted in a nightclub has found (New Scientist, 1 Oct 2002).

The team, led by June McNicholas at the University of Warwick, took 38 male and female students aged between 18 and 25 to a nightclub in London and told them to “go and pull.” The students were split …

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