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Title:
Your eyes; a book for paramedical personnel and the lay reader
Author:
Chalkley, Thomas.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Springfield, Ill. : Thomas [1974]

[©1974]
Physical Description:
xiii, 122 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780398029562
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

A popular description of the structure, function, injury, diseases, and treatment of the eye. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR


Table of Contents

Mary Jean Cuaycong
Preface to the First Editionp. vii
Introductionp. ix
Chapter 1. The Human Eyep. 3
Chapter 2. Light And Visionp. 11
Chapter 3. The Conjunctivap. 25
Chapter 4. The Corneap. 30
Chapter 5. Cataractsp. 35
Chapter 6. Refractive Vision Correctionp. 40
Chapter 7. Glaucomap. 47
Chapter 8. The Uveal Tractp. 53
Chapter 9. The Retinap. 59
Chapter 10. Neuro-Ophthalmology: How the Eyes and Brain Relatep. 69
Chapter 11. Strabismus: the Wandering Eyep. 75
Chapter 12. The Lids and the Lacrimal Systemp. 81
Chapter 13. Eye Changes Associated With General Diseasep. 85
Chapter 14. Injuriesp. 94
Chapter 15. Answers to Questions That are Frequently Askedp. 99
A Glossary of Commonly Used Eye Termsp. 107
Indexp. 117