Clinical Pathways in Neuro-Ophthalmology

An Evidence-Based Approach

Author: Stacy V. Smith,Andrew G. Lee,Paul W. Brazis

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 1626232865

Category: Medical

Page: 316

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It is paramount for clinicians to understand the distinguishing signs and symptoms among many different local and systemic neuro-ophthalmic disorders in order to provide the most efficacious evaluations and treatments. Clinical Pathways in Neuro-Ophthalmology: An Evidence-Based Approach, Third Edition reflects the authors' extensive training and experience in the field of neuro-ophthalmology, as well as updates in the field. Stacy Smith, Andrew Lee, Paul Brazis, and an impressive group of contributors have written an unsurpassed learning tool on how to manage patients with known or presumed neuro-ophthalmologic conditions, in the most logical, straightforward, and cost-effective manner. The authors share significant clinical pearls and knowledge throughout 20 chapters. The book lays a solid foundation on the management of neurologic eye disorders including symptoms, ophthalmologic testing, diagnosis, and treatment. Among the discussed disorders are anterior and retrobulbar optic neuropathies, disorders of ocular motility and alignment, lid abnormalities, and anisocoria. Insights are provided on key topics including the use of office examinations, laboratory tests, and neuroimaging studies to make an ophthalmologic diagnosis; and ophthalmologic therapy to treat eye movement disorders such as nystagmus. Key Highlights Unique graphic algorithms help clinicians differentiate conditions with frequently overlapping clinical manifestations The evaluation and treatment of various neuro-ophthalmologic processes, stratified by four classes of evidence and four levels of clinical recommendation A basic set of references for each subject enables readers to expand knowledge High quality four-color clinical images enhance learning This book is essential reading for neuro-ophthalmologists, ophthalmologists, neurologists, and residents and fellows in these fields of medicine.

Clinical Decisions in Neuro-ophthalmology

Author: Ronald M. Burde,Peter J. Savino,Jonathan D. Trobe

Publisher: Mosby


Category: Medical

Page: 380

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Organized by symptom-rather than by known diagnosis-the new, 3rd Edition of this critically acclaimed resource simplifies the identification and treatment of a full range of neuro-ophthalmic conditions. Abundant decision trees and concise text discussions systematically guide readers from any presenting complaint through the appropriate tests to a definitive diagnosis. They also outline the most appropriate medical and surgical management approaches. Every chapter has been thoroughly updated to reflect the very latest information in the field. Decision trees have been simplified to make problem solving easier than ever before. A new, 52-figure full-color insert demonstrates recent advances in brain imaging. Coverage encompasses hot topics such as optic neuropathies visual illusions and hallucinations eyelid disturbances proptosis and periodic pain and headache.

Curbside Consultation in Neuro-ophthalmology

49 Clinical Questions

Author: Andrew G. Lee,Paul W. Brazis,Lanning B. Kline

Publisher: SLACK Incorporated

ISBN: 9781556428401

Category: Medical

Page: 214

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Are you looking for concise, practical answers to those questions that are often left unanswered by traditional texts and references in neuro-ophthalmology? Are you seeking brief, evidence-based advice for common clinical dilemmas or complications?Curbside Consultation in Neuro-Ophthalmology: 49 Clinical Questions provides quick and direct answers to the thorny questions most commonly posed during a “curbside consultation” between neuro-ophthalmologists. Dr. Andrew G. Lee, and associate editors Dr. Paul W. Brazis and Dr. Lanning B. Kline, have designed this unique reference in which neuro-ophthalmologists offer expert advice, preferences, and opinions on tough clinical questions commonly associated with neuro-ophthalmology. The unique Q&A format provides quick access to current information related to neuro-ophthalmology with the simplicity of a conversation between two colleagues. Images, diagrams, and references are included to enhance the text and to illustrate common clinical dilemmas. Curbside Consultation in Neuro-Ophthalmology: 49 Clinical Questions provides information basic enough for residents while also incorporating expert pearls that even high-volume ophthalmologists will appreciate. Residents, fellows, and practicing physicians alike will benefit from the user-friendly and casual format and the expert advice contained within. Some of the questions that are answered: • What is the best way to manage papilledema? • What treatments are there for traumatic optic neuropathy? • When and how do I order an imaging study in neuro-ophthalmology? • What is the work-up for anterior ischemic optic neuropathy? • What evaluation is necessary for an isolated ocular motor cranial neuropathy?

Neuro-Ophthalmology, An Issue of Neurologic Clinics, E-Book

Author: Andrew G. Lee

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323496660

Category: Medical

Page: 185

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This issue of Neurologic Clinics, edited by Dr. Andrew Lee, will focus on Neuro-Ophthalmology. The topics covered in the issue include, but are not limited to new treatments for nonarteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy; idiopathic intracranial hypertension; neuroimaging for the Horner Syndrome; OCT; erectile dysfunction agents and NAION; NMO; ocular myasthenia gravis; imaging for third nerve palsy; treatment of central retinal artery occlusion; and orbital disease, among others.


Author: Judit Somlai,Tibor Kovács

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 331928956X

Category: Medical

Page: 728

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This practical guide provides an algorithm for diagnosis and treatment, from ‘having some problem with vision’, via diagnosis of cause and background, to treatment and eventually to rehabilitation. Following on from introductory sections devoted to the role of neuro-ophthalmology, recent developments in the field, and an overview of neuro-ophthalmological examinations, there are sections devoted to the different parts of the visual system, and finally a section on rehabilitation. Neuro-ophthalmology is aimed at ophthalmologists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, traumatologists, neuroradiologists, experts in cardiology and stroke, and trainees in these areas. It will also be of interest to neuro-rehabilitation specialists, neuropsychologists, and those working in typhlopedagogy and health informatics.

Localization in Clinical Neurology

Author: Brazis,Joseph C. Masdeu,José Biller

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1609132815

Category: Medical

Page: 657

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Now in a thoroughly revised and updated Sixth Edition, Localization in Clinical Neurology is cornerstone in clinical neurology. Designed to aid clinicians in their quest to locate the source of commonly encountered neurologic disorders, the text provides detailed descriptions and clear illustrations to help improve diagnostic accuracy and avoid unnecessary testing. Organization by anatomic and brain region makes vital information easy to find and use. NEW to the Sixth Edition... * Nearly 100 color illustrations provide the clear anatomic information needed to refine clinical diagnosis. * Comprehensive coverage addresses all brain regions, as well as cranial, spinal, and peripheral nerves. * Detailed discussions address relevant anatomy, followed by a discussion of lesions related to each anatomic feature. * A new chapter addresses the localization of lesions of the autonomic nervous system. An outstanding roadmap to neurologic diagnosis!

Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology

A Practical Guide

Author: Ulrich Schiefer

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 3540327061

Category: Medical

Page: 319

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Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology is a challenge for residents and experienced clinicians alike. This book covers all relevant techniques of diagnosis as well as interpretations of clinical signs. All information is highly structured, highlighting 'definition', 'note' and 'pearl', so that it can also be used by the physician during the patient encounter. The included flow chart posters remind the physician of the most important information.Further, the accompanying animated CD contains: all of the text passages in a searchable format, interactive case demonstrations, animated sequences of clinical signs andvideo recordings of clinical examinations.This unique and practical guide offers invaluable and practical advice for physicians treating patients with neuro-ophthalmic problems.

Walsh and Hoyt's Clinical Neuro-ophthalmology

The Essentials

Author: Nancy J. Newman,Neil R. Miller,Valérie Biousse

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781763790

Category: Medical

Page: 539

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This convenient, portable handbook presents the most essential and clinically oriented material from the classic three-volume reference, "Walsh & Hoyts Clinical Neuro-Ophthalmology." The editors have condensed selected chapters on neuro-ophthalmic examination and diseases to make clinical neuro-ophthalmology more accessible to practitioners.

Kanski's Klinische Ophthalmologie

Eins systematischer Ansatz

Author: Brad Bowling

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 3437171712

Category: Medical

Page: 896

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Ob Diagnostik oder Therapie – KANSKIs Klinische Ophthalmologie stellt die verschiedenen Augenerkrankungen klar und praxisgerecht dar und vermittelt Ihnen das gesamte Know-how. Seit rund 30 Jahren ein weltweiter Bestseller! Anatomisch gegliedert und systematisch strukturiert, mit hochwertigen klinischen Fotos und Zeichnungen in Kombination mit prägnanten Texten und detaillierten Schemazeichnungen zu Anatomie und Physiologie – „der Kanski" ist das DAS Standardwerk der Augenheilkunde. Das Besondere am Kanski ist auch seine Didaktik – schnell erfassbare Texte plus die dazu passenden Abbildungen helfen Ihnen beim Verstehen und Einprägen der Inhalte. Neu in der 8. Auflage: Rund 900 neue Abbildungen Beschreibung neuer Therapieansätze, z.B. bei Katarakten Aufnahme neuer Behandlungsmethoden, z.B. Laser, Kryotherapie Aktualisierte Nomenklatur der Krankheitsbilder Ob erfahrender Augenarzt oder Arzt in der Weiterbildung - mit KANSKIs Klinische Ophthalmologie sind Sie auf der sicheren Seite!

Taschenatlas Neurologie

Author: Reinhard Rohkamm,Pawel Kermer

Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag

ISBN: 3132403342

Category: Medical

Page: 560

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Mit dem Taschenatlas Neurologie sind Sie für den medizinischen Alltag bestens gerüstet. Neurologische Zusammenhänge werden durch doppelseitige, sich ergänzende textliche und grafische Darstellungen optimal veranschaulicht. Sie erhalten eine rasche und übersichtliche Information zu Funktionssystemen, Syndromen und Krankheitsbildern, Diagnostik und Therapie. Die Anamnese und körperlich-neurologische Untersuchung nimmt in der täglichen Praxis einen führenden Rang für die Diagnose und Therapie neurologischer Erkrankungen ein, daher ist diesem Bereich ein eigenes Kapitel gewidmet. In einem ausführlichen Tabellenanhang werden wesentliche Details zu den Symptomen, Befunden und paraklinischen Untersuchungen übersichtlich zusammengefasst. Dieser Anhang ergänzt den Text und dient zugleich als Nachschlagewerk. Jederzeit zugreifen: Der Inhalt des Buches steht ohne weitere Kosten digital in der Wissensplattform eRef zur Verfügung (Zugangscode im Buch). Mit der kostenlosen eRef App sind zahlreiche Inhalte auch offline immer griffbereit.

Neuro-ophthalmology Review Manual

Author: Lanning B. Kline,Frank J. Bajandas

Publisher: SLACK Incorporated

ISBN: 9781556427893

Category: Medical

Page: 274

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Almost 30 years since it was first published, Neuro-Ophthalmology Review Manual by Drs. Lanning B. Kline and Frank J. Bajandas is now available in an updated Sixth Edition. With new information and effective exercises, this easy-to-read reference addresses the clinical neuro-ophthalmology principles used in everyday practice. Neuro-Ophthalmology Review Manual, Sixth Edition's use of illustrations, anatomy diagrams, and tables allow for a user-friendly format and quick access to valuable information. This sixth edition includes 28 tables; 138 figures, including 33 hypothetical cases to test the reader in diagnosing visual field problems; and updated and expanded references for all chapters. New to this Sixth Edition: • Revised chapter on supranuclear and internuclear gaze pathways • Revised chapter on headache • Updated and expanded chapter on visual fields • Updated and expanded chapter on nystagmus and related ocular oscillations Topics addressed inside include: • Ocular motor cranial nerve syndromes • Cavernous sinus syndrome • The pupil • Optic nerve disorders • Eyelid abnormalities • Carotid artery disease • Non-organic visual disorders • Phakomatoses • Ancillary clinical procedures Neuro-Ophthalmology Review Manual, Sixth Edition is a succinct text for all practitioners and residents in ophthalmology, neurology, and neurosurgery. A popular choice among colleagues for almost 30 years, this text is a must-have resource in neuro-ophthalmology.

Neuro-ophthalmology Illustrated

Author: Valérie Biousse,Nancy J. Newman

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 9781604061567

Category: Medical

Page: 614

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Praise for this book: "[Five stars] Provid[es] succinct and easy to understand information with excellent illustrations...the wealth of color illustrations [are] invaluable to students learning about these disorders." - Doody's Review With nearly 900 illustrations and the combined 40-year experience of the authors, Neuro-Ophthalmology Illustrated serves as an atlas and a source of concise clinical information on the entire field. From anatomy and pathophysiology to diagnosis and management, the book provides a unique approach to thinking about, assessing, and treating neuro-ophthalmic disorders. It offers a "how-to" on performing the essential examination, and covers disorders of the visual afferent system, the pupil, ocular motor efferent systems, and the orbit and lid. The authors also point out the important neuro-ophthalmologic manifestations associated with common neurologic and systemic disorders. Highlights: Offers a basic introduction to anatomy, physiology, and examination of the eye for neurology students Teaches brain anatomy and the fundamentals of neuro-imaging to ophthalmologists Provides the coherent approach of two master teachers in the field Begins each chapter with a quick outline of contents, and concludes with a comprehensive index Features a handy examination chart and near card for easy reference A portable atlas, manual, and study guide in one, Neuro-Ophthalmology Illustrated is perfect for residents preparing for board examinations in ophthalmology, neurology and neurosurgery. Practitioners and instructors of neuro-ophthalmology will also find this highly visual pocketbook a useful reference in their practice and classroom.

Pediatric Ophthalmology, Neuro-Ophthalmology, Genetics

Strabismus - New Concepts in Pathophysiology, Diagnosis, and Treatment

Author: Birgit Lorenz,Michael C. Brodsky

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9783540858515

Category: Medical

Page: 232

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The 8 recurring volumes of the "Essentials in Ophthalmology" series cover the most recent developments in one of eight subspecialties in Ophthalmology. With four volumes published per year, each subspecialty is newly visited every 24 months, with a distinct focus on recent developments. By bridging the gap between original research and medical textbooks, the transfer of this developing knowledge into daily practice is greatly enhanced.

Papyros Ebers

Author: H. Joachim

Publisher: Рипол Классик

ISBN: 5872864442

Category: History

Page: N.A

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Pediatric Neuro-Ophthalmology

Author: Michael C. Brodsky

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 1493933841

Category: Medical

Page: 823

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Pediatric Neuro-Ophthalmology, 3rd edition provides the single authoritative resource on the pathophysiology, diagnostic evaluation, and treatment of neuro-ophthalmologic disorders in children. This book is encyclopedic in scope, incorporating extensive references for each condition, numerous diagrams and pictures, and a detailed analysis of the clinical disorders included in the differential diagnosis of each condition. The third edition builds upon this format to incorporate new discoveries about mechanisms of disease, new diagnostic modalities, advances in treatment in the field of pediatric neuro-ophthalmology, and updated neuroimaging figures. ​

Memorix Neurologie

287 Tabellen

Author: Peter Berlit

Publisher: Georg Thieme Verlag

ISBN: 9783131400956

Category: Nervensystem - Krankheit

Page: 454

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