Date of Award

5-1989

Degree Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Master of Science in Vision Science

Committee Chair

Robert L. Yolton

Abstract

An accumulation of epidemiologic and experimental studies support the notion that ultraviolet radiation may be hazardous to the human eye. This review will examine the role and effects of ultraviolet radiation on the visual system as well as present some prescribing considerations for the eye professional with regards to ultraviolet radiation.

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Optometry Commons

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