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  • refraction
  • Practitioners will be at a loss on how to accurately determine whether these individuals can benefit from a spectacle correction or a spectacle correction change-unless they are savvy with retinoscopy and trial frame refraction. (reviewofoptometry.com)
  • dynamic
  • mem retinoscopy a type of dynamic retinoscopy in which the fixation target is a series of letters on the retinoscope , or a card with letters at a normal reading distance. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Competencies in static and dynamic retinoscopy and in communication will also be assessed and a pass will be required in each for completion of the module. (cardiff.ac.uk)
  • theory
  • You'll learn the theory of how retinoscopy works to estimate glasses prescription, then run through 20 different patients with increasing complexity of astigmatism error. (timroot.com)
  • health
  • Carol Boys, chief executive of the Down's Syndrome Association, added: "We are urging optometrists to retain their retinoscopy skills and safeguard the eye health of individuals with Down's syndrome by using the necessary equipment to make informed assessments. (learningdisabilitytoday.co.uk)
  • light
  • For accurate retinoscopy the child should look at the examiner's light for a time period that varies from few seconds to few minutes. (aapos.org)
  • However, in some cases general anesthesia may be needed if the child does not look at the light for the time period required for retinoscopy. (aapos.org)
  • In light of this research, the Down's Syndrome Association is advocating the importance of retaining retinoscopy skills to optometrists, to ensure keratoconus is picked up in the earliest stages. (learningdisabilitytoday.co.uk)
  • Close
  • Thanks Dr. Montali, In answer to your question … no, I can't always tell the exact axis using retinoscopy, though we can often get close. (timroot.com)
  • made
  • Best explanation I have ever had on this topic, (I don't know how many attempts I made to learn the retinoscopy in observing my prof) thanks! (timroot.com)