Hjalmar Schiøtz, the great Norwegian innovator and his ophthalmoscope.

Daniel Albert // Publications // Sep 01 2014

PubMed ID: 25259396

Author(s): Keeler CR, Helland M, Albert DM. Hjalmar Schiøtz, the great Norwegian innovator and his ophthalmoscope. Acta Ophthalmol. 2014 Sep;92(6):588-92. doi: 10.1111/aos.12274. PMID 25259396

Journal: Acta Ophthalmologica, Volume 92, Issue 6, Sep 2014

Recently, the authors encountered an intriguing and largely incomplete ophthalmoscope. The quest to identify and restore it led to a re-evaluation of the evolution of the modern-day ophthalmoscope and a re-examination of the life and contributions of its inventor, the Norwegian ophthalmologist Hjalmar August Schiøtz.