Visual Prosthesis and Ophthalmic Devices

New Hope in Sight

ISBN: 978-1-934115-16-9 (Print) 978-1-59745-449-0 (Online)

Table of contents (18 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-4

    Retinal Prosthetic Devices

  3. Chapter

    Pages 5-13

    Spatial-, Temporal-, and Contrast-Resolutions Obtainable With Retina Implants

  4. Chapter

    Pages 15-35

    How to Restore Reading With Visual Prostheses

  5. Chapter

    Pages 37-54

    Subretinal Artificial Silicon Retina Microchip Implantation in Retinitis Pigmentosa

  6. Chapter

    Pages 55-69

    Development of an Intraocular Retinal Prosthesis to Benefit the Visually Impaired

  7. Chapter

    Pages 71-93

    Development of a Visual Prosthesis

  8. Chapter

    Pages 95-106

    The Minimally Invasive Retina Implant Project

  9. Chapter

    Pages 107-119

    A Retinal Implant System Based on Flexible Polymer Microelectrode Array for Electrical Stimulation

  10. Chapter

    Pages 121-133

    Electrode Architecture

  11. Chapter

    Pages 135-158

    Circuit Designs That Model the Properties of the Outer and Inner Retina

  12. Chapter

    Pages 159-171

    Visual Cortex and Extraocular Retinal Stimulation With Surface Electrode Arrays

  13. Chapter

    Pages 173-190

    Glaucoma Drainage Devices

  14. Chapter

    Pages 191-210

    The Efficacy and Safety of Glaucoma Drainage Devices

  15. Chapter

    Pages 211-219

    Pellucid Marginal Corneal Degeneration

  16. Chapter

    Pages 221-237

    Artisan Toric Lens Implantation for Correction of Postkeratoplasty Astigmatism

  17. Chapter

    Pages 239-249

    Phakic Intraocular Lenses for the Treatment of High Myopia

  18. Chapter

    Pages 251-257

    A Telescope Prosthetic Device for Patients With End-Stage AMD

  19. Chapter

    Pages 259-273

    The Use of Intracorneal Ring Segments for Keratoconus

  20. Back Matter

    Pages 275-276