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Ophthalmology

Keith Knox

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Skills in Adult Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print June 2009 | ISBN: 9780199211043
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597949 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199211043.003.0018

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Ophthalmology

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History-taking - The ophthalmic examination - Assessing visual acuity - Visual fields to confrontation - Detecting strabismus (squints) - Using the direct ophthalmoscope - Removal of hard and gas permeable contact lenses - Removal of soft contact lenses - Insertion of contact lenses - Everting the upper eyelid - Hot spoon bathing - Removal of an artificial eye - Insertion of an artificial eye

Chapter.  3684 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Clinical Skills

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