Search for dissertations about: "ophthalmology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 70 swedish dissertations containing the word ophthalmology.

  1. 1. On vision in old age. A longitudinal study of subjects 70 to 97 years old

    Author : Birgitta Bergman; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Geriatrik och medicinsk gerontologi; Geriatrics and medical gerontology; Oftalmologi; Ophtalmology; elderly; hearing impairment; intervention; longitudinal study; ocular disorders; old; risk factors; visual ability; visual acuity VA ;

    Abstract : Aims. The main purpose of this study was to investigate different aspects of vision and visual function in old people, like change in vision and visual ability, to study the natural course of eye diseases, assess needs of visual intervention, investigate risk factors for ocular disorders late in life, and also to investigate coexistence between visual and hearing impairments. READ MORE

  2. 2. Development and evaluation of a health education programme for elderly persons with age-related macular degeneration

    Author : Synneve Dahlin-Ivanoff; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2000]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Oftalmologi; Ophtalmology; Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden; Public health medicine research areas; Vårdvetenskap; Caring sciences; Social omsorg socialpedagogik; Social welfare social pedagogics; Äldre och åldrande; Older people and ageing; Age-related macular degeneration; visual impairment; elderly; randomised study; daily occupation; occupational dysfunction; focus groups; health education; population study; ordered categorical data; reliability; responsiveness;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to develop and evaluate a health education programme for elderly persons with age-related macular degeneration (AMD). I. READ MORE

  3. 3. Amblyopia and subnormal visual acuity. Studies of prevalence, assessment and outcome

    Author : Josefin Ohlsson; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Oftalmiatrik; Ophtalmiatrics; Amblyopia; Visual Acuity; Eye Diseases; Epidemiology; Child; Adolescence; Depth Perception; Vision Screening; Treatment Outcome;

    Abstract : Aims. The aims of this thesis were threefold. Firstly, we wanted to establish the distribution of visual acuity (VA) and the prevalence of amblyopia and other ocular disorders in two population-based samples of 12-13-year-old children, one that had been vision-screened at preschool age and the other that had not. READ MORE

  4. 4. Amblyopia and SVAS

    Author : Josefin Ohlsson; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2001]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Oftalmiatrik; Ophtalmiatrics;

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  5. 5. Intraocular light scattering and glare testing

    Author : Jörgen Thaung; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Oftalmologi; Ophtalmology; light scattering; light scattering factor; glare; veling luminance; contrast sensitivity; adaptation; psychophysics; light transmission; integrating sphere; human lens; cataract; aging.;

    Abstract : Aims: To analyze the parameters that are used in psychophysical glare testing and the validity of the light scattering factor (LSF). The purpose is also to investigate the light scattering properties in excised eye lenses, and to compare these properties with light transmission for different wavelengths in aging and cataractous lenses. READ MORE