Flashcards in Lecture 3 from Professors Deck (11):
there is increase what with age?
What type vision becomes less with aging
what happens with visual spatial processing
is diabetic retinopathy symptomatic or asymptomatic early one?
what is the main feature of proliferative diabetic retinopathy
what type nerve damage does someone with glaucoma get?
Optic nerve damage (may cause loss of vision)
Mid-dilated fixed pupil
NOrmalize with miotic eye drop
Open angle glaucoma treatment?
surgery if worsening with maximal medical treatment
treatment for non-exudative macular degeneration
antioxidants (A, C, E, and zinc)
will stop progression if at an earlier stage
Is macular degeneration genetic.