Chapter 6. Optic Nerve

  1. Fiona Rowe PhD, DBO, CGLI CertEd Lecturer in Orthoptics

Published Online: 28 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470759271.ch6

Visual Fields via the Visual Pathway

Visual Fields via the Visual Pathway

How to Cite

Rowe, F. (2006) Optic Nerve, in Visual Fields via the Visual Pathway, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470759271.ch6

Author Information

  1. Division of Orthoptics, University of Liverpool Honorary Research Associate, Department of Orthoptics and Ophthalmology, Warrington Hospital

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 20 MAR 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405115254

Online ISBN: 9780470759271

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Keywords:

  • optic nerve;
  • intracanalicular;
  • optic disc;
  • choroidal vessels;
  • abnormalities

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Anatomy

  • Pathology

  • Associated signs and symptoms

  • Visual field defects

  • Choice of visual field assessment