Accession Number : ADA321548

Title :   Neural Responses to Injury: Prevention, Protection, and Repair. Volume 6: Vision, Laser Eye Injury, and Infectious Diseases.

Descriptive Note : Annual technical rept. 20 Sep 94-19 Sep 95,

Corporate Author : LOUISIANA STATE UNIV MEDICAL CENTER NEW ORLEANS

Personal Author(s) : Bazan, Nicolas G. ; Kaufman, Herbert E. ; Beuerman, Robert W.

PDF Url : ADA321548

Report Date : 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 116

Abstract : Study a new confocal microscope that can be used in living eyes to understand the earliest stages of trauma, laser injuries and diseases. Evaluate drugs to prevent retinal damage after laser injury. Study traumatic and non-traumatic glaucoma to determine its pathogenesis Study the stress factors involved in the recurrences of ocular herpes Study drugs that will prevent the recurrences of ocular herpes

Descriptors :   *NERVOUS SYSTEM, *WOUNDS AND INJURIES, *VISION, *INFECTIOUS DISEASES, *NEUROLOGY, STRESSES, DAMAGE, DISEASES, LASERS, REPAIR, RESPONSE, RETINA, EYE, DRUGS, LIFE(BIOLOGY), PATHOGENESIS, TRAUMA, HERPES SIMPLEX VIRUS, GLAUCOMA.

Subject Categories : Anatomy and Physiology
      Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE