Problems of the Outer Eyes in the Office Environment: An Ergophthalmologic Approach
Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 05/24/2012
Wolkoff P et al. – These mechanisms alter the structure and chemical composition of the precorneal tear film leading to desiccation and hyperosmolarity. A third mechanism causes trigeminal stimulation by air pollutants; in indoor environments by concerted action of the two former mechanisms. Hygienic habits prevent alteration of the PTF.