Chapter 6. The Protective Structures, Including Removal of an Eye

  1. Mary E. Shaw RN, OND, RM, RCNT, RNT, Cert Ed, MSc, BA Senior Lecturer (Teaching)1,
  2. Agnes Lee RN, OND, RM, MPhil, PGCE, BSc (Hons) Lecturer Practitioner1 and
  3. Rosalind Stollery SRN, SCM, TETC, DipN (Lond), OND, Cert Ed, BNS (Hons) Formerly Teaching Fellow2

Published Online: 10 FEB 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9781444319842.ch6

Ophthalmic Nursing, Fourth Edition

Ophthalmic Nursing, Fourth Edition

How to Cite

Shaw, M. E., Lee, A. and Stollery, R. (2010) The Protective Structures, Including Removal of an Eye, in Ophthalmic Nursing, Fourth Edition, Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444319842.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    The University of Manchester and Manchester Royal Eye Hospital, UK

  2. 2

    The University of Southampton School of Nursing and Midwifery, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 FEB 2010
  2. Published Print: 2 APR 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405184298

Online ISBN: 9781444319842

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • The Protective Structures, Including Removal of an Eye;
  • The eyelids;
  • Conditions of the orbit;
  • Cavernous sinus thrombosis;
  • Conditions of the eyelids;
  • Blepharitis;
  • Bell's palsy;
  • Blepharospasm

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The orbit

  • The eyelids

  • Conditions of the orbit

  • Removal of an eye

  • Conditions of the eyelids

  • Reflective activity