The Slit Lamp: Applications for Biomicroscopy and by Marcus-Matthias Gellrich

By Marcus-Matthias Gellrich

In this publication the writer describes intimately the heritage, building, and exam power of the slit lamp. particularly, besides the fact that, he offers a brand new procedure – videography – that enables the ophthalmologist to record all eye illnesses with the slit lamp and a video digicam in a attainable, quick, and cheap demeanour. the mandatory equipment, ideas, and gear, together with converging, diverging, and call lenses, are truly defined within the textual content and 4 didactic movies. The 20 most crucial videographic settings are defined, and “recipes” for his or her use are offered, besides diagnostic guidance. The accompanying number of scientific pictures represents the world’s first ever normal atlas of ophthalmology from the viewpoint of the slit lamp. it's the author’s wish that this advent to ophthalmological videography, with its many photos by no means formerly produced with a slit lamp, will stimulate others to take advantage of the approach’s power. ​

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2011-2012 Basic and Clinical Science Course, Section 10: by George A. Cioffi MD

By George A. Cioffi MD

Subject matters on glaucoma comprise the epidemiologic features; hereditary and genetic elements; intraocular strain and aqueous humor dynamics; and medical evaluate, clinical administration and surgical remedy. includes a variety of photographs illustrating sickness entities and surgical recommendations. final significant revision 2008 2009.

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2014-2015 Basic and Clinical Science Course (BCSC): Section by American Academy of Ophthalmology, Hermann D. Schubert MD

By American Academy of Ophthalmology, Hermann D. Schubert MD

Offers an summary of the constitution and serve as of the retina and its courting to the pigment epithelium, choroid and vitreous. Describes the most important vitreoretinal problems and acceptable diagnostic equipment and therapy principles.

In its final significant revision, part 12 was once re-organized into 3 components. Separate chapters are actually dedicated to age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and retinopathy of prematurity, together with the newest imaging innovations and choroidal aspect. chosen healing subject matters comprise laser treatment and vitreoretinal surgery.

Upon of completion of part 12, readers could be capable to:

Select acceptable tools of exam and ancillary stories for the analysis of vitreoretinal disorders
Describe the rules of clinical and surgical operation of vitreoretinal disorders
Incorporate info from significant potential scientific trials within the administration of chosen vitreoretinal issues

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Chicken Soup for the Teenage Soul on Tough Stuff: Stories of by Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen

By Jack Canfield, Mark Victor Hansen

This most up-to-date supplying within the best-selling fowl Soup for the Teenage Soul sequence explores a number of demanding situations confronted by means of today's young people. youngster individuals proportion their recommendations and emotions on tricky matters, starting from negative self-image to options of suicide, from kinfolk discord to dealing with the loss, from peer strain to college violence.

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Optic Nerve Disorders: Diagnosis and Management by Jane W. Chan

By Jane W. Chan

The optic nerve and the mind contain the most anatomic elements of neuro-ophthalmology. even if there are various handbooks and significant texts describing all of the universal issues of neuro-ophthalmology, OPTIC NERVE issues presents a realistic reference booklet focusing in basic terms on universal optic nerve disorders.

This e-book is prepared through optic nerve diagnoses normally encountered in a neuro-ophthalmologic perform. it's written in a transparent, concise sort for fast, effortless reference within the health facility. The association of every bankruptcy includes:

- epidemiology;

- analysis via scientific symptoms and via electrophysiologic, ocular and neuroimaging techniques;

- pathophysiology;

- administration by means of traditional remedies ; experimental/newer drugs lower than consideration;

- prognosis.

Updated info on diagnostic ideas, together with OCT and mfVEP, and genetic checking out for hereditary optic neuropathies are mentioned. New info from scientific stories, similar to beta-interferons for optic neuritis, are awarded for the administration of every sickness. prognosis of neuro-ophthalmologic problems with more moderen neuroimaging thoughts, resembling puppy, SPECT, and diffusion-weighted imaging are absolutely defined. New information from medical stories (beta-interferons for optic neuritis, for example) might be offered for the administration of every disorder.

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Pediatric Practice Ophthalmology by Gregg Lueder

By Gregg Lueder

Hands-on, full-color suggestions for treating ophthalmic illnesses in teenagers six hundred full-color medical photos and illustrations "This is a hybrid among a textbook and a scientific consultant that goals to bridge the information hole among basic pediatric practitioners and really good pediatric ophthalmologists within the care of youngsters with eye affliction. it truly is geared up in an easy-to-use style with quite a few images and medical algorithms to make it worthy for daily use. three Stars."--Doody's assessment provider a part of the Pediatric perform sequence, Pediatric perform: Ophthalmology is stuffed with useful, clinically proper information at the profitable prognosis and administration of kids with ophthalmic signs and illnesses. The care of the sufferer types the center of this e-book, which additionally presents views on epidemiology, pathophysiology, and analysis that each pediatrician, pediatric resident, and nurse can be acquainted with. Over six hundred full-color medical pictures and illustrations spotlight the innovations, ailments, and problems mentioned in the course of the e-book. The e-book is logically divided into 3 elements: the 1st part describes the exam innovations, tools, and ancillary exams used for overview of pediatric eye problems. the second one part on signs offers a simple how-to process in response to particular scientific displays permitting pediatricians to fast evaluation and competently diagnose a sufferer within the workplace. The 3rd part on ailments follows the fashion of conventional scientific textbooks, delivering higher aspect on remedy of ailment whereas holding the book’s easy-to-absorb presentation.

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OPHTALMOLOGY Manual of Ocular Diagnosis and Therapy by Deborah Pavan-Langston

By Deborah Pavan-Langston

Thoroughly up-to-date for its 6th version, this guide is a hugely functional consultant to the analysis and administration of eye problems and accidents. specialists from Harvard scientific college and the Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary current authoritative, state of the art ideas in a rapid-access define layout. Appendices contain updated ophthalmic drug and systemic antimicrobial formularies with dosages.

All chapters were up to date to incorporate the newest details on new sickness entities, diagnostic recommendations, medicines, and coverings, together with LASIK and LASEK surgical procedure, cataract extractions, intraocular lenses, use of botulinum for blepharospasm, and clinical therapy of glaucoma. Thirty new full-color photos were added.

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Harley's pediatric ophthalmology by Leonard B. Nelson MD, Scott E. Olitsky MD

By Leonard B. Nelson MD, Scott E. Olitsky MD

For over 3 decades, Harley’s Pediatric Ophthalmology has been the foremost reference in pediatric ophthalmology. during this 6th version it gives you much more of the special and sensible assurance that has made it the main depended on source within the field.

 Completely revised, its new full-color structure can assist the reader determine pathologies and preserve key facts.  Its up-to-date desk of contents now contains new info on genetics, review methodologies, diagnostic innovations, and remedy modalities — together with new medicinal drugs. yet most significantly, this new version offers info at the contemporary advances that may enable for early analysis and broader cures for kids with ophthalmic disorders.

 FEATURES:
• daily, sensible assurance of the complete box of pediatric ophthalmology
• New full-color layout for fast connection with key facts
• New info on genetics pinpoints factors of ophthalmic ailment and assists in prenatal screening
• most modern evaluative and diagnostic recommendations support spot ophthalmic problems early
• members provide readers the insights of confirmed leaders within the field

 

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Cataract Surgery: Technique, Complications, and Management, by Roger Steinert

By Roger Steinert

Authored via a huge spectrum of hugely revered participants, this useful and easy-to-use reference contains sections on preoperative issues, advances within the options and symptoms for ECCE and phacoemulsification, destiny developments for cataract extraction and administration of pediatric cataracts, intraocular lenses, operative issues and the administration of postoperative problems, and masses extra. This moment version builds upon the cast origin of the 1st and brings in your fingertips the main smooth, modern developments within the field.

  • Features a logical association that progresses from preoperative evaluation...through surgical administration and techniques...to postoperative issues.
  • Offers functional technical recommendation complemented by way of step by step directions and over 650 illustrations.
  • Reflects advances in phacoemulsification tools and strategies.
  • Covers a wealth of scorching issues together with anesthesia, administration of pediatric cataracts, intraocular lenses, and lasers.
  • Updates the newest understandings in pathogenesis and biochemistry.
  • Discusses using sutures and suture fabrics in complicated secondary interventions.

With over forty five contributing specialists.

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