Eye Examination and Refraction, 2nd Edition
October 1998, Wiley-Blackwell
Part 1: Optometric Eye Examination.
1. The Eye Examination.
2. The Optometric Environment.
3. Essential Preliminaries.
4. Detailed Examination.
5. Fundus Examination.
6. Additional Procedures.
7. Reports and Referrals.
8. Preparation for Examinations..
Part 2: Oculo-Refractive Techniques.
9. Trial Lenses and Other Matters.
10. Objective Refraction.
11. Subjective Refraction.
12. The Near-Vision Prescription.
13. Changes in Refractive Errors.
14. Aspects of Prescribing.
15. Some Special Patients.
16. Accessories Used in Ocular Refraction..
Part 3: Refraction and Subjective Examination: Cases.
17. Advice to Younger Colleagues.
18. First Steps Prior to Examination.
19. Patients' Records.
20. Prescribing for Reading.
21. When Visual Acuity Does not Improve as Expected.
22. Field Defects.
23. Ocular Muscle Defects and Prism Prescribing Problems.
1. Revision Questions.
2. Test Yourself on Test Chart Standards.
3. Some Prescribing Problems for Readers.
4. Guidelines Issued by the College of Optometrists, September 1997.
References and Select Bibliography.
* essential for third and fourth year undergraduates, for practitioners needing to update and for the Professional Qualifying Examination
* practical, clinical approach with around 100 case histories