ophthalmology

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Words related to ophthalmology

the branch of medicine concerned with the eye and its diseases

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It was carried Elective Care Centre (Fazakerley Hospital Opthamology).
Heidi Featherstone and Elaine Holt's SMALL ANIMAL OPTHAMOLOGY: WHAT'S YOUR DIAGNOSIS?
'Depression and anxiety in visually impaired older people', Opthamology, 114: 283-288.
Apparently, the issue was brought to lawmakers' attention by the Oklahoma Academy of Opthamology. Supporters cite warnings by doctors that eye tattoos could lead to blindness.
(102.) See Clinical Statement of American Academy of Opthamology,
That's the message from the American Academy of Opthamology here in Dubai.
The Saudi Journal of Opthamology has reported that "visual disability and impairment constitute a public health problem in Bahrain.
Its products are used in such areas as general surgery, bariatric surgery, plastic surgery, opthamology, orthopedics, cardiology, oncology, general surgery and ear, nose and throat applications.
People who are severely affected may need eyelashes plucked out at an opthamology clinic on a regular basis.
The pupil dilating action of belladonna berries is attributed to a high concentration of the alkaloid atropine, and is used today in opthamology.
Within the hospital, individual services (general medicine, opthamology etc.) will be replaced by "centres of activity" and there will be a greater role for internal contracting in governing internal management of the individual hospital.
Last year, the medical journal Opthamology said the failure rate for eye surgery was one in ten, not the one in 1,000 figure widely advertised.