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Title: Refractive Error
Authors: David Meyer, OD, FAAO, Reid Gardner, OD
Date: 04/28/20
Keywords/Main Subjects: Refractive error, emmetropia, myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism, presbyopia, power, lens, radius of curvature, refract, converge, diverge, index of refraction
Diagnosis: Emmetropia, myopia, hyperopia, astigmatism, presbyopia
Summary: An introduction to concepts and terminology related to refractive error.
Format: Document
Images Source: Created by Reid Gardner, OD
Faculty Approval by: Griffin Jardine, MD
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