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Corneal topography and monocular diplopia following near work

Bowman, Kenneth J., Smith, George, & Carney, Leo G. (1978) Corneal topography and monocular diplopia following near work. American Journal of Optometry and Physiological Optics, 55(12), pp. 818-823.

Abstract

Monocular diplopia, reported by a subject following near work, was shown to be caused by changes in the corneal topography. Prior slit lamp biomicroscopy had revealed no corneal abnormality. The degree of corneal distortion and ray tracing calculations confirmed the presence and position of the resultant diplopia.

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ID Code: 3184
Item Type: Journal Article
Additional Information: l.carney@qut.edu.au
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Keywords: Reading, Cornea/, anatomy & histology, Diplopia/, etiology, Adult, Cornea/physiology, Humans, Male, Optics, Stress, Mechanical
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
Copyright Owner: Copyright 1978 American Academy of Optometry
Copyright Statement: Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher.
Deposited On: 02 Jan 2007
Last Modified: 09 Jun 2010 22:29

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