DFE

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AcronymDefinition
DFEDesign For the Environment
DFEDecision Feedback Equalizer
DFEDecision Feedback Equalization
DFEDépartement Fédéral de l'Economie (French: Federal Department of the Economy; Switzerland)
DFEDepartment For Education (UK)
DFEDover Flexo Electronics (Rochester, NH)
DFEDigital Front End
DFEDynamique des Fluides et Énergétique (French: Fluid and Energy Dynamics)
DFEDebugger Front End
DFEData Flow Engineer
DFEDesign for Environment
DFEDistributed Fabric Element
DFEData Flow Editor
DFEDistributed Forwarding Engine
DFED-Link Fast Ethernet
DFEDirection de la Formation et des Études (French: Directorate of Training and Education)
DFEDirectorate for Education (various locations)
DFEDesign Flood Elevation (building codes)
DFEDynamic Force Employment (US DoD)
DFEDietary Folate Equivalent
DFEDéveloppement Formation Emploi (French: Job Development Training)
DFEDesign for Effect (gaming)
DFEDesigned for EMC (certification)
DFEDistributed Forwarding Engine (Enterasys Networks)
DFEDepatie-Freleng Enterprises (animation group)
DFEDivision of Forest Environment (Rhode Island)
DFEDirect Filing Entity (IRS Form 5500)
DFEDesign for Efficiency Scheme (Singapore)
DFEDirect Filing Entities
DFEDragon Fli Empire (hip hop duo)
DFEDilated Fundus Exam (eye exam)
DFEDenali Fault Earthquake (geology)
DFEDavid Fairchild Elementary (Miami, FL)
DFEDeep Fried Entertainment, Inc. (Canada; video game company)
DFEDecorative Fuel Effect
DFEDiesel Fuel Excise (tax; Australia)
DFEDual Frequency Etch
DFEDerivative Fighter Engine
DFEDirectorate of Facilities Engineering
DFEDivision Force Equivalent
DFEDisgruntled Former Employee
DFEDaily Financial Estimate
DFEDerrick Floor Elevation (oil industry)
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Dilated fundus exam demonstrated soft exudates consistent with hypertensive retinopathy in the right eye.
The preoperative assessment consisted of testing visual acuity using the log MAR chart, anterior segment examination, cataract assessment, intraocular pressure (IOP) measurement with Goldmann applanation tonometer (Haag Streit AT 900), and dilated fundus exam using a +90 diopter lens.
(8,9) However, the gold standard for eye care remains a dilated fundus exam by an eye care provider.
Your doctor also should perform a dilated fundus exam to check for several conditions (including retinal disease), and he or she may also measure the thickness of your cornea (the eye's outermost layer) and assess your peripheral vision.
Though a dilated fundus exam remains the gold standard for diagnosing ARMD, other in-office diagnostic tools are also available.
After the one-year visit, it is important to continue to see the patient for annual review, including a dilated fundus exam. Patients must understand the long-term risks of ICLs as well as high myopia.
A dilated fundus exam revealed vitreous cells and optic nerve swelling, OU, with associated peripapillary hemorrhages (Figures 1 and 2).
Some patients, especially high myopes, are more at risk of retinal detachments, however, no patient is keen on a dilated fundus exam unless there is a genuinely good reason for one.
Refractions to include dilated fundus exams and fundus photography is to be performed in the institutions.