BOFP051p Ophthalmological Devices - lecture

Faculty of Medicine
Autumn 2011
Extent and Intensity
2/0/0. 3 credit(s). Type of Completion: zk (examination).
Mgr. Sylvie Petrová (lecturer), doc. MUDr. Svatopluk Synek, CSc. (deputy)
Guaranteed by
Mgr. Sylvie Petrová
Department of Optometry and Orthoptics - Departments of Non-medical Branches - Faculty of Medicine
Contact Person: Anna Petruželková
Mon 10:00–14:00 S115
Prerequisites (in Czech)
BOOP0422p Optical Devices II-lec. && BOFO0333p Physical Optics III-lec. && BOOF041p Pharmacology of the Eye && BOKV0431p Contact Lens I-lec. && BOOP0422c Optical Devices II-p
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is only offered to the students of the study fields the course is directly associated with.
fields of study / plans the course is directly associated with
Course objectives
At the end of these lectures collection a student will be able to name and to describe function and structure of particular optical and ophthalmologic instruments, which meet opticians and ophthalmologist in practice and at school. Thanks this enlarged explanation the student judges, compares and chooses appropriate examination process of refractive errors diagnostic and binocular function optimization.
  • Spherometer, prismometer, torometer
  • Lensmeter
  • Pupillometer
  • Keratometer
  • Optotypes, measuring of contrast sensitivity
  • Measuring of color vision: anomaloscope, pseudochromatic chart, Farnsworth Hue test
  • Trial cases, phorophter, Vision analyse, autorefractometer
  • Ophtalmoscope
  • Skiascopy
  • Autorefractometer
  • Ophtalmometer
  • Tonometer
  • Perimeter,kampimeter
  • Equipments for subjectiv eyes astigmatism checking
  • Equipments for eyes movement functions, orthoptic, pleoptic
  • Refraction balance tests
  • Eikonometer
  • POLA – test
  • Keprt,E.: Teorie optických přístrojů III., Oko a jeho korekce, SPedN Praha 1966
  • Přístrojová optika (Oftalmologické přístroje), Mgr. M. Rutrle, IDVPZ Brno, 2000, 1. vydání
  • Polášek, J. a kol: Technický sborník oční optiky, Oční optika, Praha 1974
Teaching methods
lecture, theoretical training, class discussion
Assessment methods
lecture, exam
Language of instruction
Further Comments
Study Materials
The course can also be completed outside the examination period.
The course is taught annually.
Listed among pre-requisites of other courses
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2000, Autumn 2001, Autumn 2002, Autumn 2003, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2014, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, Autumn 2017, autumn 2018, autumn 2019, autumn 2020.
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