By Fiona J. Rowe
Clinical Orthoptics has turn into proven as a simple reference textual content supplying primary details on anatomy, innervation and orthoptic research, plus prognosis and administration of strabismus, ocular motility and similar disturbances. it really is geared toward trainee ophthalmologists and orthoptic undergraduate scholars. certified orthoptists, normal ophthalmologists and optometrists also will locate worthy counsel in those pages.
In this version, the writer has maintained the target of manufacturing a common, clinically proper and succinct ebook, whereas revising it to mirror numerous advancements within the field.
- Essential interpreting for college kids of orthoptics and ophthalmolology
- Now absolutely revised and updated
- Generously illustrated with images and line drawings
- Includes diagnostic aids, case experiences, and important glossary
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