• ocular injury
  • This study demonstrates that bottle rockets can cause significant ocular injury in children and adolescents and, in turn, cause their parents and themselves to incur expenses through emergency department visits, surgical interventions and days missed from school and work," the authors conclude. (redorbit.com)
  • The goal of investigation is the assessment of the severity of the ocular injury with an eye to implementing a management plan as soon as is required. (wikipedia.org)
  • If tape is used to hold the eyes closed, ocular injury occurs during 0.1- 0.5% of general anaesthetics, and is usually corneal in nature. (wikipedia.org)
  • Nail work requiring clipping and drilling is also a potential cause for ocular injury and infection to the podiatrists, podiatric staff, and patients that are exposed to nail fragments and high-speed drills used for grinding. (wikipedia.org)
  • cornea
  • Yzerman underwent 4 1/2 hours of surgery at a Detroit hospital on last Saturday to repair a scratched cornea and broken bone just below his left eye. (cbc.ca)
  • Of these, injuries included defects in the epithelium lining the cornea (seven eyes), bleeding in the front of the eye (six eyes), traumatic inflammation of the iris (two eyes), iridodialysis or a tear of the iris (four eyes), cataract (four eyes), retinal dialysis or a type of retinal tear (one eye) and bleeding into the eye's vitreous fluid (two eyes). (redorbit.com)
  • Eye patching does not improve cornea reepithelialization or discomfort from corneal abrasions. (aafp.org)
  • An open eye increases the vulnerability of the cornea to direct trauma from objects such as face masks, laryngoscopes, identification badges, stethoscopes, surgical instruments, anaesthetic circuits, and drapes. (wikipedia.org)
  • When the cornea dries out it may stick to the eyelid and cause an abrasion when the eye reopens. (wikipedia.org)
  • 2002
  • Further injury inflicted during a League Cup match on 17 December 2002, in a 2-0 win against Wigan Athletic escalated, while Bjørnebye was recovering in Norway, necessitating emergency surgery to avert the possibility of foot amputation. (wikipedia.org)
  • incidence
  • By individual year of age, 1- and 2-year-old children have the highest incidence of these injuries, with rates approximately 50% higher than the highest-risk adult group (25 years), and 13 times higher than the rate among 7-year-olds. (wikipedia.org)
  • The incidence of eye injuries during general anaesthesia has been studied, and different methods of eye protection have been compared. (wikipedia.org)
  • Ophthalmology
  • Bottle rockets can cause significant eye injuries in children, often leading to permanent loss of vision, according to a report posted online today that will appear in the May print issue of Archives of Ophthalmology, one of the JAMA/Archives journals. (redorbit.com)
  • struck
  • Defenseman Bryan Berard of the Toronto Maple Leafs suffered a serious eye injury after he was struck with a high stick Saturday night that left him bleeding on the ice. (latimes.com)
  • In March 1912 he was playing in the Challenge Round of the Championship of France against Andre Gobert when at 2-4 in the first set a ball that glanced off his racket struck him in the eye. (wikipedia.org)
  • Symptoms
  • Once sensitized, even the smallest amount of the substance can trigger asthma, rhinitis, or conjunctivitis that may exhibit the following symptoms: coughing, wheezing, chest tightness, runny or stuffy nose, and watery or prickly eyes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Significant
  • More than 65,000 work-related eye injuries and illnesses, causing significant morbidity and disability, are reported in the United States annually. (aafp.org)
  • Examination
  • The usual eye examination should be attempted, and may require a topical anesthetic in order to be tolerable. (wikipedia.org)
  • Depending on the medical history and preliminary examination, the primary care physician should designate the eye injury as a true emergency, urgent or semi-urgent. (wikipedia.org)
  • Blunt
  • The eye is also susceptible to blunt trauma in a fistfight. (wikipedia.org)
  • Closed globe injury or Non-penetrating trauma: The eye globe is intact, but the seven rings of the eye have been classically described as affected by blunt trauma. (wikipedia.org)
  • primary
  • Primary prevention and patient counseling on proper eye protection is essential because over 90 percent of injuries can be avoided with the use of eye protection. (aafp.org)
  • blurred vision
  • Despite still suffering from some blurred vision in his right eye, he was able to play over 17 minutes, blocked 2 shots, and was credited with six of the Devils' fifteen hits. (wikipedia.org)
  • right eye
  • He has spent very little time with this hen as opposed to the time spent with my two breeders, and now that hen will not open her right eye. (backyardchickens.com)
  • Berard, who was hospitalized overnight, was injured in the second period of the Maple Leafs' 4-2 victory over the Ottawa Senators at Kanata, Canada, when he was clipped under the right eye by the stick of Senator forward Marian Hossa. (latimes.com)
  • The stick caught him under the right eye and there is some fear there is damage to the eye," said Casey Vanden Heuvel, the Leafs' director of hockey operations. (latimes.com)
  • During a team practice on September 19, "White was defending against two-on-one rushes when John Madden gave rookie Nicklas Bergfors the puck for a shot that deflected off White's stick and hit him in the nose and near the right eye. (wikipedia.org)
  • An errant stick entered the right eye hole of his mask, causing permanent damage to his vision. (wikipedia.org)
  • contact lenses
  • Contact lenses do not provide eye protection, and physicians should be familiar with guidelines for the use of contacts in the workplace. (aafp.org)
  • time
  • When it hadn't cleared up after 2 days I ordered some of that '1 drop, 1 time' eye medicine for poultry, and put it in his eye. (backyardchickens.com)
  • eight were launching bottle rockets at the time of injury and two were bystanders. (redorbit.com)
  • Accidental trauma during sleep should be prevented by patching with an eye shield during night time. (wikipedia.org)
  • At the time of Raise a Native's injury, his stable companion, Roman Brother, who had been gelded before the start of his racing career, had appeared only once on the racecourse, winning a maiden race at Aqueduct Racetrack on July 25. (wikipedia.org)
  • They said he often parked his truck in a shaded part of the apartment parking lot while waiting for his son's school bus in the afternoon, as his brain injury limited him from staying in the direct sun for long periods of time. (wikipedia.org)
  • medical
  • You should wash out your eye right away while you wait for medical help. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Mehnaz Kahn, M.S., and colleagues at Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, report on 11 eyes in 10 patients (eight boys and two girls) age 18 or younger who were seen for eye injuries caused by bottle rockets between 2006 and 2009. (redorbit.com)
  • Children
  • The games of young children such as bow-and-arrows, bb guns and firecrackers can lead to eye trauma. (wikipedia.org)
  • Further research identified laundry detergent pods as a major source of injury among small children. (wikipedia.org)
  • often
  • A few specks or a small amount of blood on the white part of the eye often appear after a blow to the eye. (northshore.org)
  • infection
  • Thickened nails caused by injury, infection, diabetes, psoriasis, or vascular disease may require the use of a mechanical therapy, which can expose the healthcare worker to microbial dust. (wikipedia.org)
  • left eye
  • Yzerman in his first public statement since undergoing surgery on his left eye revealed that he doesn't plan on retiring from professional hockey just. (cbc.ca)
  • After being down for a few minutes, he was helped to the dressing room with a towel held near his left eye. (cbc.ca)
  • trauma
  • 4) Is there any bleeding, injury, broken bones or other sign of trauma. (backyardchickens.com)
  • Flicking sand, flying pieces of wood, metal, glass and stone are notorious for causing much of the eye trauma. (wikipedia.org)
  • Penetrating trauma: The globe integrity is disrupted by a full-thickness entry wound and may be associated with prolapse of the internal contents of the eye. (wikipedia.org)
  • Perforating trauma: The globe integrity is disrupted in two places due to an entrance and exit wound (through and through injury). (wikipedia.org)
  • Our system aimed to classify all cases of ocular trauma, and we were able to do so with the addition of three categories, namely, nonmechanical injury, adnexal injury, and destructive globe injuries. (wikipedia.org)
  • include
  • 1 Workers who have the highest risk of eye injuries include fabricators, laborers, equipment operators, repair workers, and production and precision workers. (aafp.org)
  • Objects
  • For more information, see the topic Objects in the Eye . (northshore.org)
  • Sporting balls such as cricket ball, lawn tennis ball, squash ball, shuttlecock, and other high speed flying objects can strike the eye. (wikipedia.org)
  • health
  • I appeal to everyone to maintain peace," Patil said, emerging from a health centre with a bandage on the eye. (telegraphindia.com)
  • decrease
  • Red blood cells may decrease the outflow of aqueous humor, therefore the eye pressure should be kept low by giving oral acetazolamide(a diuretic given to reduce intraoccular pressure). (wikipedia.org)