Date of Award

2-10-1978

Degree Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Science in Vision Science

Committee Chair

Don West

Abstract

This study was undertaken to determine what effect if any that fluorescein, thimerosal, or EDTA would have on tear breakup time. It was found that fluorescein would significantly reduce tear breakup time in man. EDTA and thimerosal as administered in this study had no significant effect on tear breakup time in man.

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