Emergency Ophthalmology: A Rapid Treatment Guide by Kenneth Chern

By Kenneth Chern

This new guide deals clinicians professional assistance at the commonest ophthalmic difficulties that current to a physician on name or to a main care provider's place of work. incorporated is every little thing a non-specialist must recognize in an effort to display, establish, deal with, and if acceptable, refer stipulations with regards to the attention.

Show description

Diagnostic Imaging in Ophthalmology by Vijay M. Rao, Carlos F. Gonzalez (auth.), Carlos F. Gonzalez

By Vijay M. Rao, Carlos F. Gonzalez (auth.), Carlos F. Gonzalez M.D., Melvin H. Becker M.D., Joseph C. Flanagan M.D. (eds.)

This e-book has been written for radiologists, ophthalmologists, neurologists, neurosur­ geons, plastic surgeons, and others drawn to the overview of problems with ophthalmologic signs. it's designed to supply contemporary wisdom during this quarter derived from ultrasonography, computed tomography (CT), and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). some time past decade, the appearance of ultrasonography, computed tomography, and extra lately magnetic resonance imaging has supplied diagnostic photographs of the attention, orbit, and mind in a way that were a dream of many ahead of the boost­ ment of those thoughts. those more recent modes of prognosis have changed a few earlier recommendations, corresponding to nuclear medication imaging and, to some extent, vascular reviews and orbitography. There are 3 sections to this publication. the 1st part is a dialogue of the imaging options. the second one is dedicated to the function of those imaging tools within the assessment of ophthalmic problems. The final part, facing radiotherapy for ophthalmologic tumors, is incorporated as the present imaging options are wanted for therapy making plans. we want to thank the various those that have assisted us in getting ready this manuscript. between those are many librarians, secretaries, trainees, and photographers. Weare particularly indebted to artist Peter Clark for his illustrations and to Mr. Martin Leibo­ vici, affiliate Curator of recent York college clinical institution and Director of wellbeing and fitness Sciences Library of Goldwater Memorial sanatorium, long island urban. additionally, we want to thank our households for his or her aid and patience.

Show description

Problems in Ophthalmology by Michael Glasspool FRCS, DO (auth.)

By Michael Glasspool FRCS, DO (auth.)

This sequence of books is designed to assist common practitioners. So are different books. what's strange during this example is their collec­ tive authorship; they're written by way of experts operating at district normal hospitals. The writers derive their very own experi­ ence from a number situations much less hugely chosen than these on which textbooks are frequently dependent. also they are in an excellent place to select themes which they see growing problems for the practitioners in their district, whose own capacities are wide-spread to them; and to be aware of contexts the place blunders are probably to happen. they're all well-accustomed to operating in session. the entire authors write from health center event and from the point of view in their uniqueness. There are, as a result, concerns vital to family members perform which might be sought no longer inside this sequence, yet somewhere else. in the sequence a lot useful and worthwhile recommendation is to be came across with which the overall practitioner can evaluate his present functionality and construct in new rules and enhanced ideas. those books are attractively produced and that i suggest them.

Show description

Clinical Skills for the Ophthalmic Examination: Basic by Lindy Dubois MEd MMSc CO COMT

By Lindy Dubois MEd MMSc CO COMT

The step by step, educational advisor for the most typical ophthalmic tools and methods has been up to date to a moment variation. scientific abilities for the Ophthalmic exam: uncomplicated strategies, moment version presents information on assessments often played within the workplace and offers directions at the right solution to practice them. Lindy DuBois specializes in providing basic guide in a transparent and easy-to-use guide. crucial chapters, reminiscent of these on sufferer background, medicines, asthma, and refractive surgical procedure were up to date to supply severe info for the ophthalmic expert. New to this variation: An improved heritage part with an in depth sufferer interview to conform with new rules. improved intervening time background part to incorporate sufferers with low imaginative and prescient. New sections on Exophthalmometry and A-Scan Biometry. Make medical talents for the Ophthalmic exam: uncomplicated techniques, moment version your go-to textual content for info at the most up-to-date methods and tools utilized in the medical institution this present day.

Show description

Corneal Collagen Cross Linking by Mazen M. Sinjab

By Mazen M. Sinjab

This booklet presents entire assurance of corneal collagen cross-linking (CXL), an immense administration modality for keratoconus and ectatic corneal problems. All features are coated, together with refractive and non-refractive surgical procedure symptoms, types of software, defense, efficacy, functionality, final result measures, facts of CXL, problems, contraindications, use in young ones, and controversies. The dialogue displays the significant growth that has been made in knowing of the modality due to the fact its improvement within the past due Nineteen Nineties. special awareness is paid to new innovations, altering surgical innovations and symptoms, the most recent evidence-based technology and learn, and the way forward for CXL. counsel can also be supplied at the use of CXL together with different modalities, equivalent to LASIK, PRK, intracorneal ring implantation and others. The textual content is observed by way of various fine quality colour illustrations. Corneal Collagen go Linking will give you the reader with a legitimate grab of the strategy and its use and should with a bit of luck additionally function a stimulus to additional examine and advances.

Show description

The Visual Neurosciences, 2 Volume Set, (Bradford Books) by Leo M. Chalupa, John S. Werner

By Leo M. Chalupa, John S. Werner

Visual technology is the version procedure for neuroscience, its findings correct to all different parts. this huge selection of papers via top researchers within the box becomes a vital reference for researchers and scholars in visible neuroscience, and may be of significance to researchers and execs in different disciplines, together with molecular and mobile biology, cognitive technological know-how, ophthalmology, psychology, desktop technology, optometry, and education.

Over a hundred chapters conceal the total box of visible neuroscience, from its ancient foundations to the most recent learn and findings in molecular mechanisms and community modeling. The publication is equipped by means of subject -- diverse sections disguise such matters because the background of imaginative and prescient technology; developmental approaches; retinal mechanisms and approaches; association of visible pathways; subcortical processing; processing within the basic visible cortex; detection and sampling; brightness and colour; shape, form, and item popularity; movement, intensity, and spatial relationships; eye routine; awareness and cognition; and theoretical and computational views. The checklist of individuals comprises major foreign researchers in visible science.

Show description

Color Atlas of Gonioscopy, 2nd ed. by Wallace L. M. Alward MD, Reid A. Longmuir MD

By Wallace L. M. Alward MD, Reid A. Longmuir MD

Profitable gonioscopy is necessary within the prognosis of glaucoma and is a necessary part of any thorough eye exam. it's also probably the most tough ophthalmological ideas to profit and practice. the second one version is a finished creation to gonioscopic concepts and a necessary handbook for clinicians wishing to be informed in studying the anterior section of the attention. Highlights comprise new sections on selective laser trabeculoplasty, ultrasound biomicroscopy, and anterior section ocular coherence tomography; up to date textual content and references; and, approximately four hundred drawings and pictures. To vividly illustrate key exam concepts, a supplemental DVD good points videos of 12 uncomplicated and complicated gonioscopic suggestions.

Show description

Elevation Based Corneal Tomography by Michael W. Belin - MD FACS, Stephen S. Khachikian - MD,

By Michael W. Belin - MD FACS, Stephen S. Khachikian - MD, Renato Ambrosio Jr. - MD PhD, Michael W. Belin, Stephen S. Khachikian, Renato Ambrosio Jr.

CONTENTS

Chapter 1: creation and Overview
Chapter 2: Evolution of Topographic / Tomographic Imaging
Chapter three: figuring out Elevation dependent Topography: How Elevation facts is Displayed
Chapter four: the significance of figuring out the Reference Surface
Chapter five: urged Set-up and Screening Guidelines
Chapter 6: Normative information for the Oculus Pentacam
Chapter 7: accomplished Pachymetric Evaluation
Chapter eight: Keratoconus / Ectasia Detection with a changed (Enhanced) Reference floor - Belin / Ambrósio improved Ectasia show III
Chapter nine: Keratoconus & Ectasia Detection: uneven Keratoconus & publish LASIK Ectasia Study
Chapter 10: purposes of man-made Intelligence suggestions for bettering Tomographic Screening for Ectasia
Chapter eleven: Elevation Topography Atlas
Chapter 12: Scheimpflug photographs in scientific Practice
Chapter thirteen: BESSt 2 formulation for IOL Calculation
Chapter 14: overview of Corneal Optical caliber for top class IOLs with Pentacam HR
Chapter 15: Scheimpflug evaluate of basic attitude Closure Glaucoma
Chapter sixteen: different Displays
Chapter 17: using Pentacam in a Cataract Practice
Chapter 18: Glossary

ISBN: 978-9962-678-53-3
Language: English / Spanish
Number of Pages: 262
Publication yr: 2012 (2e)
Binding: difficult hide
Size: 8.5"×11"
Publisher: Jaypee-Highlights clinical Publishers, Inc.

Show description

Ophthalmology Fact Fixer: 240 MCQs with Explanatory Answers by Chung Nen Chua, Li Wern Voon, Siddhartha Goel

By Chung Nen Chua, Li Wern Voon, Siddhartha Goel

So what is so exact approximately medical professionals and their households? Many medical professionals suppose that they're anticipated to offer an excessive amount of in their time to a clinical profession to the detriment in their kinfolk and their own lives. This ebook is a realistic advisor to supply help and concepts on how you can deal with stresses without delay suffered or handed on from a relative or wife. Written in a transparent and sensible variety utilizing details collated from kinfolk describing their emotions approximately having a physician within the kinfolk it presents designated and very important details on how one can minimise the results of getting a clinical profession at the family members. crucial examining for medical professionals and their households.

Show description