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Visual Loss in Keratoconus

Carney, Leo G. (1982) Visual Loss in Keratoconus. Archives of Ophthalmology, 100(8), pp. 1282-1285.

Abstract

Visual acuity and contrast threshold functions of 5 patients with bilateral keratoconus were measured following optimal spectacle correction. Contrast attenuation occurred before visual acuity loss, and its nature could not always be predicted by the visual acuity findings. Routine visual acuity tests do not describe well the extent of the visual disability in keratoconus.

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ID Code: 3102
Item Type: Journal Article
Additional Information: For more information, please refer to the journal’s website (see link) or contact the author. Author contact details: l.carney@qut.edu.au
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Keywords: Keratoconus/, diagnosis, Refractive Errors/, diagnosis, Vision Tests/, methods, Adolescent, Adult, Female, Humans, Male, Sensory Thresholds, Visual Acuity
ISSN: 0003-9950
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > OPTOMETRY AND OPHTHALMOLOGY (111300)
Divisions: Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Copyright Owner: Copyright 1982 American Medical Association
Deposited On: 19 Jan 2006
Last Modified: 15 Jan 2009 16:54

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