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Knapp discovered that sphenopalatine blocks shrink the nasal mucosa and increase the blood supply to the fundus oculi (back of the eye).
He presents 18 chapters covering the ophthalmoscope, the fundus oculi, and central and peripheral vision; the abnormal retina; eye movements, diplopia, and the cranial nerves; nystagmus; conjugate gaze palsies and forced conjugate deviation; the upper limb; the lower limb; stance, gait, and balance; reflexes; sensation; the cerebellum; the corticospinal system; higher cortical functions; and disorders of speech.