Despite advanced methods of treatment for eye injuries, paintball trauma can be a significant cause of morbidity. It is important to recognize that protective eyegear can prevent many of the severe injuries associated eith paintball trauma to the eye. Since many paintball game participants are children, it is also important for parents to be aware of the potential dangers of paintball trauma and guide their children inn the peoper use of protectve eyewear.
Dealing With Eye Injuries. Author: Mark Hudson Your eyes are extremely sensitive parts of your body and an injury to them is not something you could put a plaster on and forget. Eye injuries require intervention by a qualified doctor, … Read More
Nearly Half Of Eye Injuries Occur At Home Wearing Eyewear Could Prevent Most Eye Injuries, Groups Say Fireworks-related eye injuries are a big reason why the Fourth of July holds the distinction of being America’s most dangerous holiday. But eye … Read More
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Ocular trauma can result in mild and temporary visual impairment or severe and permanent loss of vision. Some medical-legal issues in cases of ocular trauma include: Type of injury. Chemical injuries from acids tend to be less injurious than from substances with a … Read More
Emergency eye care usually consists of treatment of chemical injuries to the eye, abrasions of the cornea, and foreign bodies to the eye. Serious ocular emergencies include foreign bodies that enter the internal portion of the eye, rupture of the eye, acute elevation of eye pressure, retinal tears, and retinal detachments. An emergency eye care expert witness may be able to analyze treatment of emergency eye injuries.