The ocular trauma score (OTS)

Academic Article


  • Only based on a standardized terminology of ocular trauma terms, and using a very large number of injuries treated by a wide variety of ophthalmologists, could a reliable method be developed so that the functional outcome of a serious eye injury can be predicted with reasonable certainty. The authors used the databases of the United States and Hungarian Eye Injury Registries and, with a grant from the National Center for Injury Prevention at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, designed such a system.
  • Digital Object Identifier (doi)

    Author List

  • Kuhn F; Maisiak R; Mann LR; Mester V; Morris R; Witherspoon CD
  • Start Page

  • 163
  • End Page

  • 165
  • Volume

  • 15
  • Issue

  • 2