Ophthalmologic Medications

  • Brit Long


While emergency physicians must be able to evaluate a wide variety of ophthalmologic conditions, a significant number of medications are available for treatment. An array of medications and treatment options for ophthalmologic conditions can result in discomfort with ophthalmologic medications. This chapter examines the different classes of emergent ophthalmological medications, including dosing and indications.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Brit Long
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  1. 1.San Antonio Military Medical Center, Department of Emergency MedicineSan AntonioUSA

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