Accession Number:

AD0412730

Title:

THE EFFECTS OF THERMAL ENERGY ON ANTERIOR OCULAR TISSUES.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

NEW YORK EYE AND EAR INFIRMARY N Y

Report Date:

1963-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

39.0

Abstract:

The eyes of pigmented, grey chinchilla rabbits were exposed to thermal energy to determine its effectiveness in producing pathological changes in anterior ocular tissues. The study incluhe variation of the following parameters tissues, rate of delivery of energy, and spectral characteristics. Preliminary findings relative to damage to the cornea and iris are presented. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE