Index
Page numbers in italics refer to illustrations.
A1C count, 82
Accommodation, 5, 7, 20, 23
Achromatopsia, 24, 26
Acid injury, 146–47
Acquired Immune Deficiency Syn-
drome (aids), 101–2, 167–68
Acute retinal necrosis syndrome,
101–3
Adenoid cystic carcinoma, 136–37
Advanced Glaucoma Intervention
Study, 178
‘‘After cataract,’’ 70–72
Age-Related Eye Disease Study
(areds), 75–76, 177
Age-related macular degeneration,
8, 74–77, 176, 177; laser surgery
for, 76, 107–8
aids (Acquired Immune Defi-
ciency Syndrome), 101–2, 167–68
Air travel, 95
Alkali injury, 146–47
Allergic conjunctivitis, 51–53
Amblyopia, 19, 44, 129, 131–33
Amsler grid, 75, 76
Angiosarcoma, 136
Angle closure glaucoma. See
Glaucoma
Ankylosing spondylitis, 157
Anterior chamber, 5, 6, 139
Anterior chamber angle, 6
Antioxidants, 75–76
Aqueous, 6. See also Glaucoma
Aqueous humor, 6
areds (Age-Related Eye Disease
Study), 75–76, 177
Artificial eye, 148–50
Artificial teardrops, 37, 56, 115, 155
Astigmatism, 5, 21–22
Astrocytic hamartoma, 100
Astrocytoma, 100, 163–64
Atherosclerosis, 90
Atropine, 132
Autoimmune diseases, 157–58.
See also Uveitis
Basal cell carcinoma, 47–49
Benign lymphoid hyperplasia,
99–101
Benign mixed tumor, 136
Bifocal glasses, 27, 28
Black eye, 138–39
Blepharitis, 36–37
Blepharoplasty, 169–71
Blepharospasm, 49–50
Blindness. See Low vision
Blood sugar, 82. See also Diabetes;
Diabetic retinopathy
Botox, 50, 171
Branch Vein Occlusion Study,
177–78
Brow lift, 170
Bruch’s membrane, 8
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