The Field of Visual Prosthetic Devices: Conceptual Foundation, Status and Controversy

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Identifier 20110207_nanos_controversies_04
Title The Field of Visual Prosthetic Devices: Conceptual Foundation, Status and Controversy
Creator Rizzo III, Joseph
Subject Blindness; Visual Prosthesis; Retinal Prosthesis; Visual Rehabilitation; Retinal Reorganization
Description The field of visual prosthetic devices has produced a remarkable array of sophisticated technologies over the last 20 years that offer hope for improving the quality-of-life for patients who are severely blind from retinitis pigmentosa. Five companies have already performed chronic implants in humans, and all five report fairly positive results.
Relation is Part of NANOS 2011: Hot Topics (Controversies)
Contributor Secondary Landau, Klara; Miller, Neil
Publisher Spencer S. Eccles Health Sciences Library, University of Utah
Date 2011-02-07
Type Text
Format application/pdf
Format Creation application/pdf
Source 2011 North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society Annual Meeting
Rights Management Copyright 2011. For further information regarding the rights to this collection, please visit: https://NOVEL.utah.edu/about/copyright
Holding Institution North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Association. NANOS Executive Office 5841 Cedar Lake Road, Suite 204, Minneapolis, MN 55416
Collection Neuro-ophthalmology Virtual Education Library: NOVEL http://NOVEL.utah.edu
Language eng
ARK ark:/87278/s6qc390p
Setname ehsl_novel_nam
Date Created 2012-06-13
Date Modified 2021-05-06
ID 181734
Reference URL https://collections.lib.utah.edu/ark:/87278/s6qc390p
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