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eye injury

Emergency medicine Trauma impacting on the eye; 5% EIs are severe and include intraocular foreign bodies, ruptured globe, hyphema, orbital fractures. Cf Anterior segment.
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They have seen a phenomenal 80% reduction in eye injuries since implementing some simple changes.
But perhaps surprisingly, eye injuries are quite common among young athletes.
The number of eye injuries caused by fireworks nearly doubled from 2016 to 2017, and the American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) is urging Americans to take proper safety precautions this holiday.
Industrial workers are prone to eye injuries. The American Academy of Ophthalmology said nearly 2,000 workers suffer from job-
And in countries where it is widely played, badminton causes a substantial proportion of sports-related eye injuries.
92.92% of the patients with eye injuries were diagnosed with a psychiatric disorder, as compared to 70% patients with other than eye injury.
It's a wise saying 'prevention is better than cure' but before going to prevent the eye injuries, we should know about the causes of eye injuries in different fields of life.
MONDAY, July 2, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- With the Fourth of July approaching, ophthalmologists are issuing a warning on the dangers of fireworks and the risk they pose for eye injuries.
The victim suffered minor eye injuries in the incident on Monday, during which his bike was stolen.
"One of the occupants of the vehicle then approached the cyclist and sprayed an unknown substance on his face before stealing the bike and fleeing "Emergency services attended and the victim was taken to hospital with minor eye injuries.
ISLAMABAD -- In Indian occupied Kashmir, medical evidence is mounting to show the devastating effects like blindness of eye injuries caused by metal pellets fired from shotguns by Indian troops on protesters.