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A new clinical technique for demonstrating changes in eye acceleration during horizontal saccades in patients with partial internuclear ophthalmoplegias.

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The eyelid-mounted accelerometer can pick up the acceleration waveform of the eye during horizontal eye movements. The acceleration profile comprises high-amplitude pulsatile activity in the saccade and changes in the level of background ocular microtremor related to eye position. Adducting saccades of 20 degrees were recorded in eight patients with partial internuclear ophthalmoplegias caused by multiple sclerosis and in eight age-matched healthy subjects. The initial pulse of acceleration a...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS
Department:
Engineering Science
Sub department:
Institute of Biomedical Engineering
Role:
Author
Journal:
Journal of neuro-ophthalmology : the official journal of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society
Volume:
18
Issue:
1
Pages:
36-39
Publication date:
1998-03-01
EISSN:
1536-5166
ISSN:
1070-8022
Source identifiers:
368971
Language:
English
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pubs:368971
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uuid:6707f8c9-244c-4a66-8709-98ca331bd110
Local pid:
pubs:368971
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2013-11-17

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