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History of Ophthalmology : Sub Auspiciis Academiae Ophthalmologicae Internationalis - Harold E. Henkes

History of Ophthalmology

Sub Auspiciis Academiae Ophthalmologicae Internationalis

By: Harold E. Henkes (Editor), Claudia Zrenner (Adapted By)

Paperback Published: 30th June 1989
ISBN: 9780792302735
Number Of Pages: 136

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Biographies of famous ophthalmologists and visual scientists.- Quantitative visual psychophysics during the period of European enlightenment. The studies of the astronomer and mathematician Tobias Mayer (1723-1762) on visual acuity and colour perception.- Chevalier Taylor - Ophthalmiater Royal (1703-1772).- Santiago Ramon Y Cajal, the retina and the neuron theory.- On the 700th anniversary of the death of Ibn an-Nafis (b. ca. 1210, d. 1288).- History of institutions and disciplines.- The treatment of eye diseases in the Asclepieia.- Public health and research in the development of Russian ophthalmology.- The founding of the First University Eye Clinic in Vienna.- The Lisbon Institute of Ophthalmology - Instituto de Oftalmologia Dr. Gama Pinto - its founding and history.- Famous case histories.- Field Marshall Radetzky's orbital abscess.- The history of the ophthalmoscope.

ISBN: 9780792302735
ISBN-10: 0792302737
Series: History of Ophthalmology
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 136
Published: 30th June 1989
Publisher: Springer
Country of Publication: NL
Dimensions (cm): 23.39 x 15.6  x 0.79
Weight (kg): 0.21