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Refraction

Refraction is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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Nursing Central

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
N/A

Common Use:
To assess the visual acuity of the eyes in patients of all ages, to evaluate visual acuity as required by driver licensing laws, and to assist in evaluating the eyes prior to therapeutic interventions such as eyeglasses, contact lenses, low vision aids, cataract surgery, or laser-assisted in situ keratomileusis (LASIK) surgery.

Area Of Application:
Eyes.

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Citation

Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Refraction." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425355/all/Refraction.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Refraction. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425355/all/Refraction. Accessed April 21, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Refraction. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425355/all/Refraction
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Refraction [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 April 21]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425355/all/Refraction.
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