Chapter 6. Ocular Movements

  1. Alec M. Ansons2 and
  2. Helen Davis1

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470698839.ch6

Diagnosis and Management of Ocular Motility Disorders, Third Edition

Diagnosis and Management of Ocular Motility Disorders, Third Edition

How to Cite

Ansons, A. M. and Davis, H. (2000) Ocular Movements, in Diagnosis and Management of Ocular Motility Disorders, Third Edition, Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470698839.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    Senior Lecturer in Orthoptics, Department of Ophthalmology and Orthoptics, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, University of Sheffield, Sheffield

  2. 2

    Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, Oxford Road, Manchester

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 6 DEC 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632047987

Online ISBN: 9780470698839

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Keywords:

  • ocular motor function;
  • ocular movement;
  • ocular motor nuclei;
  • infranuclear pathways;
  • extraocular muscles

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Ocular Motor Function

  • Laws Relating to Ocular Movement

  • Ocular Movement Systems

  • Clinical Assessment of Ocular Movement Range

  • Diplopia Chart

  • Hess Chart

  • Field of Binocular Single Vision (Binocular Fixation)

  • Measurement of Ductions

  • Methods used to Assess Mechanical Factors

  • Active Muscle Force Generation Test

  • Electrodiagnostic Methods

  • References