Deafness and Vision Disorders: Anatomy and Physiology, Assessment Procedures, Ocular Anomalies, and Educational Implications

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C.C. Thomas, Jan 1, 1999 - Medical - 490 pages
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A text for a course on visual assessment of deaf students, for students in audiology and speech-language pathology. Contains chapters on anatomy and physiology of the visual mechanisms, assessment procedures and recommended test instruments and equipment, common and less common visual and ocular anomalies found among deaf students, and methods for altering the educational environment to make academic success more likely. Includes detailed color anatomical drawings, a list of acronyms, and a glossary of vision terminology. The author is a professor emeritus at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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Contents

Equipment and Procedures
57
Common Ocular Disorders Found among Deaf
95
Common Refractive Errors ametropias and Deafness
224
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About the author (1999)

DONALD D. JOHNSON was Emeritus Professor of History at the University of Hawaii at Manoa until his death in 1993.

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