• 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)
  • eyeball
  • Eye whitening, iris color change, and eyeball 'bling. (medhelp.org)
  • The sclera , the white of the eye, is composed of a tough covering that protects the eyeball. (petmd.com)
  • The entire middle layer of the eyeball that contains the blood vessels, and which is composed of the iris , the area between the iris, and the choroid -- the layer between the sclera and the retina -- can be injured by a complicated perforating injury. (petmd.com)
  • 2002
  • While preparing for the 2002-03 season, Bjørnebye fractured his eye socket in a training accident. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • trauma
  • 4) Is there any bleeding, injury, broken bones or other sign of trauma. (backyardchickens.com)
  • Police initially said all of those injuries were minor, although two of the people - one police officer and one protester - were whisked to hospital by ambulance to be treated for trauma. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • Flicking sand, flying pieces of wood, metal, glass and stone are notorious for causing much of the eye trauma. (wikipedia.org)
  • The games of young children such as bow-and-arrows, bb guns and firecrackers can lead to 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)
  • Accidental trauma during sleep should be prevented by patching with an eye shield during night time. (wikipedia.org)
  • saline
  • I flushed it with some saline solution and it does not appear infected but I have no idea if her eye was pecked or she poked it with a branch or from a bug bite or sting. (backyardchickens.com)
  • I flushed the eye with saline twice and kept an eye on her. (backyardchickens.com)
  • If you are in an area that carries the risk of having debris transmitted to the eyes, like wooded areas, beaches, etc., it would be a good idea to have a bottle of saline eyewash to irrigate foreign debris from the eye. (petmd.com)
  • posterior
  • As such, general or emergency room doctors should refer cases involving the posterior segment of the eye or intraocular foreign bodies to an ophthalmologist. (wikipedia.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)
  • time
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • We're not sure at this time what exactly caused the injury, but we are aware of that situation," he said. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • right eye
  • Francis Grenier, a student at Cégep de Saint-Jérôme, told CBC News from his hospital bed that he doesn't know if he'll regain vision in his right eye. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • A photo of Grenier with a bloodied right eye was posted on Facebook. (huffingtonpost.ca)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • An errant stick entered the right eye hole of his mask, causing permanent damage to his vision. (wikipedia.org)
  • Symptoms
  • Any of these symptoms may be indicative of an injury to the eye. (petmd.com)
  • 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)
  • protective
  • NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Eye injuries among female lacrosse players dropped dramatically after US Lacrosse, the governing board for the sport, required protective eyewear in 2004, according to a new study. (lifescript.com)
  • Four of the five injuries that occurred after the eyewear requirement happened while the girls were not wearing the protective gear. (lifescript.com)
  • There was concern there would be more aggressive play and more injuries (because of the protective gear), and that turned out not to be the case. (lifescript.com)
  • Dr. Ferenc Kuhn, a professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham who also served on the Academy's Eye Safety Committee, agreed that protective eyewear is unlikely to increase the risk of concussion. (lifescript.com)
  • usually
  • Foreign bodies (FBs) in the eye are usually classified as intraocular (IOFB) or extraocular (EOFB). (wikipedia.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)
  • health
  • I appeal to everyone to maintain peace," Patil said, emerging from a health centre with a bandage on the eye. (telegraphindia.com)
  • I have never encountered or heard of behaviour change in athletes or in the general population just because one part of the body has a reduced risk of injury due to protection," Kuhn wrote in an email to Reuters Health. (lifescript.com)
  • As unappealing as it may sound, keeping an eye on your cat's poop can provide an important window into his health. (petmd.com)
  • 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)
  • As Rooney walked from the field accompanied by Blues medical staff, the left side of the forward's face was crimson as blood poured down from around his eye and on to his shirt. (dailymail.co.uk)
  • 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)
  • left
  • 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)
  • Recovery and injuries to other left back candidates enabled Bjørnebye to reclaim his place the following season, in which he scored his first goal for Liverpool on 17 August 1996 in a 3-3 draw against Middlesbrough. (wikipedia.org)
  • risk
  • 1 Workers who have the highest risk of eye injuries include fabricators, laborers, equipment operators, repair workers, and production and precision workers. (aafp.org)
  • cases
  • Of the estimated 9,200 emergency department admissions resulting from fireworks-related injuries each year, about 1,400 cases involve the eyes, according to background information in the article. (redorbit.com)
  • About 5.3 million cases of foreign bodies in the eyes occurred in 2013. (wikipedia.org)
  • sure
  • You need to go see an ophthalmologist right away as you likely have a corneal abrasion ( you also have to make sure no other injuries are present). (medhelp.org)
  • foreign
  • A well-equipped eye tray includes fluorescein dye, materials for irrigation and foreign body removal, a short-acting mydriatic agent, and topical anesthetics and antibiotics. (aafp.org)
  • If your veterinarian finds a foreign object in the eye, appropriate treatment will be determined. (petmd.com)
  • close
  • I was hit with a bag of Chip close range in the eye and it is red, Paining and very sentive to light. (medhelp.org)
  • protection
  • Contact lenses do not provide eye protection, and physicians should be familiar with guidelines for the use of contacts in the workplace. (aafp.org)
  • high
  • Injuries may result from direct high-velocity contact with the intact rocket, from parts of the rocket that may break off during flight or from neighboring debris propelled by the force of the rockets' combustion," the authors write. (redorbit.com)
  • The new study, funded by US Lacrosse, tracked eye injuries among 25 high school girls lacrosse teams for four years before the mandate and six years after the mandate. (lifescript.com)
  • Sporting balls such as cricket ball, lawn tennis ball, squash ball, shuttlecock, and other high speed flying objects can strike the eye. (wikipedia.org)