Top
10
Doctor insights on: Protective Eye Wear

Share
Dr. Marvin Ott
10 doctors shared insights

Protective Eye Wear (Overview)

Protective eye wear is a device that creates a barrier in front of the eyes and is used by medical professionals and laboratory workers to prevent dangerous substances from entering their eyes.


1

1
Doing home repairs myself now need protective eye wear?

Doing home repairs myself now need protective eye wear?

Good move: Any activity in which you are hammering, sawing, drilling, using pressure devices and working with anything that might fragment or fly through the air can cause eye injury. Use common sense and always wear protective eye glasses. ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
Dr. Marvin Ott
10 doctors shared insights

Protective Eye Wear (Overview)

Protective eye wear is a device that creates a barrier in front of the eyes and is used by medical professionals and laboratory workers to prevent dangerous substances from entering their eyes.


2

2
Whats uv protective eye wear?

Whats uv protective eye wear?

Lenses blocking uv: The only component of light which can possibly damage the eye is the ultraviolet portion (uv). To lower this probability you can wear lenses that block uv light. Most sunglasses do this nicely and any eye wear made of glass does this automatically. Most that do this are labeled and most optical shops can help you with this. ...Read more

3

3
Treating Eye Injuries (Tip)

Treating Eye Injuries

Protective eye wear~adhere to doctor's orders~adjust and adapt. ...See more

4

4
Treating Eye Infections (Checklist)

Throw away any used contact lenses
Once
Do not occlude or cover eyes
Once
If you have pink eye, wash face towels with hot water separately
Once
5

5
I recently realized several years ago I went indoor tanning, maybe 5 times, without wearing protective eye wear. I've gone tanning maybe 20 times my w?

I recently realized several years ago I went indoor tanning, maybe 5 times, without wearing protective eye wear. I've gone tanning maybe 20 times my w?

What's your question: We endeavor to answer questions based on the background info you provide.But there must also be a question attached.You are welcome to start over.As written, this cannot be answered.This is not a chat room, so each question must contain background and a clear question. Your submissions are not linked.We cannot view anything you upload in your profile. ...Read more

7

7
Treating Eye Injuries (Tip)

Treating Eye Injuries

I injuries need to be addressed him urgently, especially, if alkaline or bleach splashes in the eye. ...See more

8

8
Treating Eye Injuries (Checklist)

Seek immediate medical attention
Once
If it's a chemical exposure, rinse eye with water for 15 minutes
Once
Do NOT rub eye
Once
9

9
Do babies getting phototherapy use protective eye wear?

Do babies getting phototherapy use protective eye wear?

Yes: It is standard protocol to fully occlude both eyes during phototherapy. ...Read more

10

10
What is the best protective eye wear whilst doing sports?

What is the best protective eye wear whilst doing sports?

Depends on the sport: Each sport that risks the eyes has unique protective gear. A hockey player needs different protection than a racquetball player. ...Read more

Eye Wear (Definition)

Eye wear is a device that either improves vision or protects the ...Read more