Review of Optometry: He Kept His Eye on the Ball

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A 44-year-old male presented to the office for a routine eye exam. He reported that his vision was fine at distance but that he now needed reading glasses. He denied previous surgery or any history of glaucoma, but he did say he incurred a blunt trauma—hit in the face with a football—to his right eye three years earlier. He denied systemic diseases and allergies of any kind. His best-corrected entering visual acuities were 20/20 OD and 20/20 OS at distance and near. Refraction uncovered mild hyperopia with presbyopia measuring +0.50/+1.75 OU. His external examination was unremarkable with no evidence of afferent pupillary defect. Read More