TITLE

For whom the ball takes its toll

AUTHOR(S)
Gurwood, Andrew S.
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Review of Optometry;01/15/2000, Vol. 137 Issue 1, p118
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Challenges optometrists to diagnose a woman suffering from blunt trauma that she sustained while playing basketball. Best corrected visual acuities; Absence of evidence of extraocular muscle entrapment; Results of refraction test.
ACCESSION #
2871043

 

Related Articles

  • Triple the Trauma. Gurwood, Andrew S. // Review of Optometry;12/15/2008 Part 1 of 2, Vol. 145 Issue 12, p70 

    The article presents the case of a 46-year-old African American male who was presented with a blunt trauma to his face and left eye. The patient complained about the pain and poor vision, and his ocular history was significant for a peripheral retinal tear. Meanwhile, the extent of the ocular...

  • Open-Globe Injuries Are Rarely Hopeless. Regillo, Carl; Cunningham Jr., Emmett T.; Pieramici, Dante J. // Review of Ophthalmology;Jun2005, Vol. 12 Issue 6, p93 

    Focuses on the approaches to the diagnosis and management of open-globe injury. Types of open-globe injuries; Possibility of an open-globe injury in all ocular and periocular blunt trauma cases; Factors to consider when treating an open-globe injury.

  • The Storm on Your Doorstep. Kirkner, Rich // Review of Optometry;11/15/2002, Vol. 139 Issue 11, p37 

    Focuses on the issues related to optometric practices. Optometric dispensing of opthalmic lenses and eyewear; Identification of the medical prescription habits among optometrists; Patterns of contact lens dispensing.

  • Is Your Optical A Hit or a Dud? Bennett, Helen C. // Review of Optometry;09/15/2000, Vol. 137 Issue 9, p39 

    Reports on a quiz about optometry. Patients' judging of the optometrist based on the quality of eye examinations; Need to help patients decide which brands go into the frame board. INSETS: Secrets of Surveys that Work;Give This to the Patient.

  • OPTOMETRIC ADVISERS. Carswell, Richard // Optometry Today;2/24/2012, Vol. 52 Issue 4, p8 

    The author criticizes some optometric advisers who impose their own personal vision of optometric practice which disregards regulations in Great Britain.

  • HARD TIMES. Carswell, Richard // Optometry Today;1/13/2012, Vol. 52 Issue 1, p8 

    In the article, the author discusses the developments in the British optometry sector amidst the economic crisis in Great Britain, including the sharp drop in the salaries of optometrists in the country since 2007.

  • When referring, consider your optometric colleagues. DePaolis, Michael D. // Primary Care Optometry News;Jun2012, Vol. 17 Issue 6, p3 

    The author argues that well-trained optometrists who adopted and leverage technology are qualified to manage a diverse range of patient services, with the Convergence Insufficiency Treatment Trial providing guidelines in caring for symptomatic convergence insufficiency patients.

  • ECP alliances help independent ODs stay in business. Morgan, Daniel R. // Primary Care Optometry News;May2012, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p14 

    The article discusses the benefits of having eye care practitioner (ECP) alliances for doctors of optometry (OD).

  • IN BRIEF.  // Optometry Today;4/8/2011, Vol. 51 Issue 7, p7 

    This section offers news briefs relating to the optometry industry of Great Britain as of April 2011, which include the Annual General Meeting of the Association of Optometrists which will be held at the Novotel London St Pancras on May 10, 2011, the nomination of Haine & Smith for outstanding...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics