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disorder

[dis′ȯrd·ər]
(crystallography)
Departures from regularity in the occupation of lattice sites in a crystal containing more than one element.
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This would lead to improved diagnostic terminology, more accurate diagnosis of many neurological visual disorders, and better management.
Early comprehensive assessments are important for children with visual disorders, and services must be planned in such a way that the development of all the other sensory modalities is promoted.
Dutton emphasizes in his letter published in this issue of JVIB that more work is needed in relation to the terminology of the various neurological visual disorders.
Visual disorders after ABIs such as stroke are also very common and are often under treated.
The lens could be used during cataract surgery to restore near vision and at the same time correct for other visual disorders, such as farsightedness or nearsightedness.
Some may occur as a complication of other visual disorders (the so-called "secondary" glaucomas) but the vast majority is "primary", that is, they occur without a known cause.
Beaver, is described as anticipating the "pending and inevitable demographic shift" as the Baby Boom generation ages and begins to need geriatric specialty care for common age-related visual disorders such as cataracts, macular degeneration, glaucoma, and diabetic retinopathy.
Giving details, he said over 600 patients with visual disorders were operated while 5,851 glasses were provided to the deserving.
Frick and his team can be found in "Economic Impact of Visual Impairment and Blindness in the United States," published in the April 2007 issue of Archives of Ophthalmology; and an article published in the December 2006 issue of Archives of Ophthalmology, "The Economic Burden of Major Adult Visual Disorders in the United States," features the work of Dr.
It is our hope that, via this collaboration between ThromboGenics and BioInvent, we will be able to efficiently evaluate the efficacy and potential of an entirely new class of therapeutic agents for oncology, inflammation and visual disorders.
18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Elderly people with visual disorders that are left untreated are significantly more likely to develop Alzheimer's disease -- the most common form of dementia, according to a University of Michigan Health System study.
With this new system, made up of the LADARVision 4000(R) excimer laser system and the LADARWave(TM) diagnostic device, surgeons can measure and treat visual disorders that previously could not even be detected with conventional systems used in LASIK surgery.