Physiology of vision in ophthalmic care

Seewoodhary, Ramesh (2017) Physiology of vision in ophthalmic care. In: Ophthalmic Care (2nd Edition). M&K Publishing, Keswick, UK, pp. 1-20. ISBN 9781910451045

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Abstract

The aim of this chapter is to explore the physiology of vision. It is divided into six parts to enable the reader to have an understanding of the concept of sight: 1. Embryological development of the eye; 2. Development of visual perception and mechanisms involved in vision; 3. Mechanism of vision in dim light and bright light; 4. Light detection and dark adaptation; 5. Colour vision; 6. Control of eye movements and binocular vision.

Item Type: Book Section
Subjects: Medicine and health
Medicine and health > Nursing
Medicine and health > Physiology
Depositing User: Mahesh Seewoodhary
Date Deposited: 14 Mar 2017 15:05
Last Modified: 10 May 2017 14:42
URI: http://repository.uwl.ac.uk/id/eprint/3231

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