presbyopic


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pres·by·op·ic

(prez'bē-op'ik),
Relating to or suffering from presbyopia.

presbyopic

[prez′bē·op′ik]
Etymology: Gk, presbys, old man, ops, eye
pertaining to a decrease in accommodation of the lens as one grows older and resulting in a shift toward hyperopia or farsightedness.

pres·by·op·ic

(prez'bē-op'ik)
Relating to or suffering from presbyopia.
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Hence, all presbyopic subjects (40 years and above) were excluded from this study to ensure that only computer use-related symptoms were reported.
Specialists in presbyopic, or intraocular, lens surgery describe aspects of the procedure for other ophthalmologists.
plans to create a commercial version of the electrically adjusted eyeglasses to market to presbyopic people, who typically wear bifocals, trifocals, or graded lenses.
Steeped as I have been in the historical evidence, perhaps becoming presbyopic as a result, the long-term benefits of tax credits seem to me to outweigh their near-term difficulties.
Statistically, the baby boomer generation is becoming presbyopic in greater numbers than any other population.
Those who are farsighted and prematurely presbyopic (in their late 30s) may indeed be candidates for this procedure but not most aviators.
While the demands presbyopic baby boomers are putting on vendors to deliver reading glasses with an up-to-the-minute look are helping to lift reading glasses sales, it is the age group's sheer numbers and the fact that one's eyes deteriorate after a certain age that have led to record sales over the past few years.
Larger type sizes aid both the visually impaired and presbyopic baby boomers.
They are not used to treat people who have trouble seeing near objects--those who are farsighted--or people who need reading glasses as a result of the aging process--those who are presbyopic.
It can improve the visual acuity of clinicians and assist presbyopic hygienists, resulting in better musculoskeletal health.
Research on the effects on visual resolution of this correcting strategy for presbyopia has been limited in range of "add" powers and to a presbyopic population.
During the second visit, the assessor will observe pre-regs performing a full sight test on a presbyopic patient and a contact lens aftercare.