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Recent advances in ocular prosthesis a companion volume to "Ocular prosthesis". by Jack Harvey Prince

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Published by E. & S. Livingstone .
Written in English


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Pagination155p.,ill.,23cm
Number of Pages155
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Open LibraryOL18704853M

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Recent advances in technology have permitted the first attempts to “restore” sight by combining a patient's native intrinsic visual pathway with advanced light sensing, signal processing, and stimulation components in the form of an ocular prosthesis. With this technology, patients do not regain their lost vision, but instead learn how to interpret novel visual stimuli (artificial vision.   An excellent ocularist not only fits, shapes, and paints the ocular prosthesis but also guides the patient in the handling and care of the prosthesis. The techniques of making custom-designed prostheses are presented, together with an overview of recent advances in this field. Cosmetic rehabilitation following exenteration or more extensive.   This article aims at enhance awareness of the cosmetic benefits of custom designed ocular prosthesis. Ocularistry, the science of making ocular prosthesis, has undergone phenomenal growth in recent times. Ocularistry is fast evolving in India. “Ocularist” is the skilled individual involved in fabricating the ocular prosthesis. 2. History. Another important therapeutic consideration is the potential for drug toxicity to delicate and susceptible tissues like the cornea and the retina. The main objective of this book is to provide the most recent advances in diagnostic methodologies and therapeutic alternatives of different infectious eye diseases.