"Eyeglasses" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
A pair of ophthalmic lenses in a frame or mounting which is supported by the nose and ears. The purpose is to aid or improve vision. It does not include goggles or nonprescription sun glasses for which EYE PROTECTIVE DEVICES is available.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Eyeglasses".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Eyeglasses".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Eyeglasses" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Eyeglasses" was a major or minor topic of these publication.