Excerpt from Kansas City Medical Index, Vol. 8: August, 1887
Orsaarrous. - For Squint. - Roosa claims that the best period Of life for operation for squint is from the fifth to the seventh year: as regards the improvement in vision after the Operation he has found it considera ble, and thinks it due, when present, not to the operation, but to the letting up of the spasm of accommodation. This Opinion is founded upon a table of 168 tenotomies for convergent strabismus. Asa rule in squint operations the patient has in view the cosmetic effect, while326 Original Articles.
About the Publisher
Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com
This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more