History of Ophthalmology

History of Ophthalmology : Sub auspiciis Academiae Ophthalmologicae Internationalis

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This volume contains articles on the history of ophthalmology.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 116 pages
  • 157.48 x 231.14 x 10.16mm | 181.44g
  • Dordrecht, Netherlands
  • English
  • Reprinted from DOCUMENTA OPHTHALMOLOGICA, 86:2, 1994
  • 42 Illustrations, black and white; IV, 116 p. 42 illus.
  • 079233101X
  • 9780792331018

Table of contents

Famous Personalities in Ophthalmology and Visual Science: Prominent Ophthalmologists who Suffered from Acute Glaucoma; F.C. Blodi. Vision and Cognition in the Natural Philosophy of Albert the Great (Albertus Magnus); P. Theiss, O.-J. Grusser. Further Studies by Christoph Scheiner Concerning the Optics of the Eye; F. Daxecker. History of Technical Inventions and Discoveries: On the Invention of the Ophthalmoscope; R. Weale. D.B. Kagenaar and the Ophthalmometer by Javal-Schiotz; I. Den Tonkelaer, G.K. van Leersum, H.E. Henkes. A Contribution to the History of Spectacles in Croatia; V. Dorn. Ophthalmology in Art and Literature: Pisarro, Diacryocystitis, and the Development of Modern Lacrimal Surgery; J.G. Ravin. Ophthalmology in Visual Science in Antiquity: Didymus the Blind: An Unknown Precursor of Louis Braille and Helen Keller; J. Lascaratos, S. Marketos. Further Ophthalmological Information on Byzantine Chroniclers and Historians; J. Fronimopolous, J. Lascaratos.
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