Eye trauma refers to any injury to the eye. It is a regular event in children and a common cause of loss of vision.
Many different types of eye trauma require clinical care by a physician or other health care professional. Listed in the directory below are some, for which we have provided a brief overview.
Anatomy of the Eye
Avoiding Eye Injuries
Cosmetic Safety for Contact Lens Wearers
Chemical Burns of the Eye
Bruising or Black Eye (Ecchymosis)
Fractures of the Orbit
Foreign Bodies in the Eye
Blood in the Eye (Hyphema)