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An Eye Exam Using Your IPhone

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One day doctors may be able to conduct a thorough eye exam  using an  i-phone.

Researchers at Stanford Medical Center created an adapter for smartphones that takes high-quality images of the front and back of the eye -- and it is not complicated to use.
They say it could bring eye care to remote areas, and allow pictures to be stored in electronic medical records.

At this point,  the adapter has not been approved by the Food and Drug Administration.   

 

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