• Ergonomic environment critical to well-being of eye specialists

    8 days ago - By Healio

    Musculoskeletal disorders are common among ophthalmologists.
    The disorders develop slowly and progressively as a consequence of what may seem to be an innocuous routine: doing slit lamp examinations, laser treatments and gonioscopy, sitting on an operating chair and performing surgery. Early signs and symptoms are often overlooked, and structural changes happen silently, eventually leading to disabling or even irreversible damage.
    “Many of us don't seek treatment early enough and don't make changes to our routine since we are so focused on patient care ” Deepinder K.
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