Retinal and visual system: occupational and environmental toxicology.

  title={Retinal and visual system: occupational and environmental toxicology.},
  author={Donald A. Fox},
  journal={Handbook of clinical neurology},
Occupational chemical exposure often results in sensory systems alterations that occur without other clinical signs or symptoms. Approximately 3000 chemicals are toxic to the retina and central visual system. Their dysfunction can have immediate, long-term, and delayed effects on mental health, physical health, and performance and lead to increased occupational injuries. The aims of this chapter are fourfold. First, provide references on retinal/visual system structure, function, and assessment… CONTINUE READING