Document Type

Article

Peer Reviewed

1

Publication Date

4-1-1994

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Insight: The Journal of the American Society of Ophthalmic Registered Nurses

Abstract

Mydriatics cause pupil dilation by blocking the responses to the sphincter muscle of the iris from cholinergic stimulation. Cycloplegics paralyze the action of the ciliary muscles thereby prohibiting accommodation of the lens.

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Published Article/Book Citation

Fishbaugh J. Lessons on dilation. Insight: The Journal of the American Society of Ophthalmic Registered Nurses. April 1994;19(1):30-32 3p.

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Copyright © 1994 American Society of Ophthalmic Registered Nurses. Posted by permission.

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https://ir.uiowa.edu/eye_pubs/3