An interactive model eye for use with ophthalmic instruments

R. C. Zeimer, M. T. Mori

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Abstract

A model eye was found to be a practical and versatile simulator of conditions present in the application of different surgical and diagnostic ophthalmic instruments. It realistically stimulated the thermal and acoustic effects of lasers on tissues and thus could be used for teaching and practicing laser therapeutics. The geometric optics were similar to those of the human eye, and realistic conditions of scatter and fluorescence could be created.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)126-127
Number of pages2
JournalArchives of ophthalmology
Volume106
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 1988
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Ophthalmology

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