Diagnostic Ophthalmology

Author: Balamurali K. Ambati

Publisher: Amirsys Incorporated

ISBN: 9781931884945

Category: Medical

Page: 1000

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Diagnostic Ophthalmology is a reference textbook that provides vital information about the 280+ most common diagnoses encountered in an ophthalmologic practice. Using the pioneered Amirsys bulleted format, the textbook presents the information you need to know in a clear, concise manner that maximizes efficiency. Each chapter distills trenchant information to the essentials, containing a highlighted key facts box that summarizes the major points of the chapter, plus detailed sections on terminology, etiology/pathogenesis, clinical issues, and management. All of the important differential diagnoses and treatment options follow so the practicing clinical ophthalmologist can find the information in the same place every time. Perhaps the most important aspect of this book is that it contains high-quality color images for every diagnosis, such as slit-lamp exam, fundus photography, ophthalmic diagnostic pictures, pathologic findings, correlative radiographic images, and richly colored graphics, all of which are fully annotated to reinforce the most important diagnostic findings. Ophthalmology is a visual specialty and images are vital. Whether you are learning for the first time or using the book as a rapid reference, this book is a valuable resource. FEATURES: Published by Amirsys, a globally recognized medical information publisher. Heavily illustrated along with hundreds of annotated images. Bulleted, easy-scan, and succinct text puts the most pertinent information at your fingertips. Comes with Amirsys eBook Advantage(tm), an online eBook featuring expanded content, additional eBook images, and fully searchable text.

Clinical Diagnosis in Ophthalmology

Author: Jack J. Kanski

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: 9780323037617

Category: Medical

Page: 601

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CD-ROM contains all of the images from the book, for convenient use in lectures and clinical presentations.

Neuro-Ophthalmology E-Book

Diagnosis and Management

Author: Grant T. Liu,Nicholas J. Volpe,Steven L. Galetta

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1437721141

Category: Medical

Page: 720

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Neuro-Ophthalmology: Diagnosis and Management is a highly organized and uniform textbook designed to bridge the gap between a handbook and an encyclopedia. Drs. Grant T. Liu, Nicholas J. Volpe, and Steven L. Galetta present their expertise through this highly visual resource that features full color throughout, extensive illustrations, and more. The second edition includes major updates to reflect advances in migraine, multiple sclerosis treatments, neuroimaging, and more. This is your one-stop source of information both for understanding the underlying presentation, pathophysiology, neuroimaging, and diagnostic studies in neuro-ophthalmology, as well as the ideal diagnostic, treatment, and ongoing management tools for all neuro-ophthalmic conditions. ***The eBook versions of this title do not include the DVD-ROM content from the print edition. Combines extensive illustrations and cross references with tables, outlines, and flow-diagrams to provide you with everything you need to understand the underlying presentation, pathophysiology, neuroimaging, and diagnostic studies in neuro-ophthalmology, along with the ideal diagnostic, treatment, and ongoing management tools for all neuro-ophthalmic conditions. Features reviews of neuroanatomy and neurophysiology based on clinical and pathological observations in humans without the extensive discussion of experimental literature involving non-human primates and other animals for an extremely focused clinical resource excellent for practice and preparing for professional examinations. Includes coverage of the neurological examination and the bedside neuro-ophthalmic evaluation of comatose patients that demonstrates how the examination can be used to confirm a diagnosis arrived at from the patient history. Features comprehensive updates to all chapters with complete revisions to coverage of multiple sclerosis, migraine, and neuro-imaging ensuring that you have the most up-to-date clinical tool available. Separates the History and Examination, Neuro-ophthalmic History, and Neuro-ophthalmic Examination into two distinct chapters—Neuro-ophthalmic History and Neuro-ophthalmic Examination—to provide a more focused approach to each topic. Includes an expanded illustration program with full color throughout, revisions 20% of existing figures, and 20% more figures than before for a more accessible and visually appealing reference.

Diagnostic Atlas of Veterinary Ophthalmology

Author: K. C. Barnett

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0723432805

Category: Medical

Page: 216

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The 2nd edition of this definitive veterinary ophthalmology atlas serves as a practical, user-friendly diagnostic aid. Organized by anatomical structures, it features more than 700 color photographs and presents each condition according to common presenting signs. It presents the stages of investigation and diagnosis, using tables and checklists of clinical findings to confirm the diagnosis and highlight possible differentials. Over 700 color photographs clearly depict diseases and disorders of the eye and surrounding structures. Includes cats, dogs, horses, and farm animals. The concise text highlights key diagnostic features. Remains only veterinary ophthalmic atlas covering all domestic species and entirely aimed at diagnosis. This edition has been updated with new illustrations, expanded coverage of assessment and diagnosis, and the addition of tables of differential diagnoses defining the most significant facts More than just an atlas, it features concise, structured information with notes on investigation and diagnosis.

Diagnostic Procedures in Ophthalmology

Author: HV Nema,Nitin Nema

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9350908522

Category: Medical

Page: 480

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New edition presenting latest developments in ophthalmic diagnostic procedures. Fully revised and many new chapters. Previous edition published in 2009.

Diagnostic and Imaging Techniques in Ophthalmology

Author: Amar Agarwal,Samuel Boyd,Robert C Drews

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9962678072

Category: Medical

Page: 196

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Advances made in diagnostic and imaging tech¬niques within the past years have revolutionized the clinical approach to, and the management of many ophthalmic diseases. Wavefront and Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) have been incorporated as basic tools of refractive surgery, in the assessment of vitreoreti¬nal disorders, optic nerve pathologies, ocular tumors and ocular trauma. This book presents a comprehensive evaluation of current and emerging technologies used for clinical assessment in ophthalmology, as well as an in depth discussion of retinal angiography, both anterior and exterior segments, OCT, VHF ultrasound and other advanced imaging methods and techniques.

Ophthalmic Ultrasound

A Diagnostic Atlas

Author: Cathy W. DiBernardo,Ellen F. Greenberg

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 1604065001

Category: Medical

Page: 168

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This book presents the latest information on using echography to diagnose lesions and diseases of the eye and orbit. This edition is fully updated, with a new chapter on orbital disease and coverage of the 20-MHz probe for posterior segment imaging. It provides a comprehensive review of the basic screening procedures, descriptions of the indications for ultrasound, and guidance on how to reach an accurate diagnosis of both common and rare clinical problems in all areas of the eye. Features: Techniques for diagnosing diseases of the retina, choroid, vitreous, anterior segment, optic nerve, extraocular muscles, and more More than 550 high-quality images, including an expanded collection of anterior segment images, that aid the comprehension of pathology and disease processes Three-dimensional schematics demonstrating sound beam and probe positions on the eye Extensive lists of references for pursuing topics in depth Ophthalmic Ultrasound: A Diagnostic Atlas will provide an invaluable reference for ophthalmologists, ultrasonographers, and radiologists.

Diagnostic Procedures in Ophthalmology

Author: HV Nema,Nitin Nema

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9350908522

Category: Medical

Page: 480

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New edition presenting latest developments in ophthalmic diagnostic procedures. Fully revised and many new chapters. Previous edition published in 2009.

Slatter's Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology E-Book

Author: David Maggs,Paul Miller,Ron Ofri

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323510108

Category: Medical

Page: 584

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Learn to recognize, diagnose, and manage a wide range of common ocular conditions with Slatter’s Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology, 6th Edition. This thoroughly updated text provides the latest, most practical information on structure and function of the eye, the ophthalmic examination and diagnostic techniques, medical and surgical management of ocular disease, and management of ocular emergencies. Enhanced and logically organized coverage includes dogs, cats, horses, livestock, birds, and exotic pets. In addition, over 1,000 color photos and illustrations accurately depict ocular conditions encountered in practice and demonstrate diagnostic and surgical techniques. Edited by three of the most revered authorities in the field of veterinary ophthalmology, this reference is an essential aid to successful veterinary practice and education. Clinical Tips boxes such as "The Controversy Remains", "Did You Know?", "Look Again", and "Note" offer helpful practice advice and facts. UPDATED Additional species added to the exotics chapter include birds, small mammals, and others. A team of internationally respected veterinary ophthalmologists provide comprehensive, clinical expertise in all areas needed to evaluate, diagnose, manage, and monitor a patient with ophthalmic disease. Practical, clinically focused coverage provides a one-stop diagnostic guide to ophthalmic disease in small and large animals including dogs, cats, horses, livestock (cows, sheep, goats), birds, and exotic pets. Chapters on equine, livestock, and exotic pet ophthalmology written by specialists in these fields for the most clinically relevant coverage. NEW! Chapter on ophthalmic surgical techniques describes instrument and suture choice, patient positioning, surgical preparation, and general techniques. NEW! Additional drawings depict ophthalmic surgeries. NEW! In-depth equine and livestock ophthalmology content NEW! Suggested reading lists included at the end of each chapter.

Ophthalmic Drugs

Diagnostic and Therapeutic Uses

Author: Graham Hopkins,Richard M. Pearson

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0750688645

Category: Medical

Page: 331

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Providing information on ocular therapeutics, this edition offers a basic grounding in pharmacological principles and drug types. It then moves on to common ocular conditions, showing how they can be diagnosed and treated using ocular therapeutics. It also contains many clinical notes and ready-reference tables.

Diagnostic Imaging of Ophthalmology

A Practical Atlas

Author: Zhenchang Wang,Junfang Xian,Fengyuan Man,Zhengyu Zhang

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9402410600

Category: Medical

Page: 172

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This atlas is a pocket manual of imaging diagnosis of the orbital. It includes common imaging techniques, normal imaging features, abnormal orbital imaging of developmental diseases, injury, inflammation, lymphoproliferative diseases, diseases of the eyeball, post-operative changes, vascular diseases, tumors and neuro-ophthalmological diseases. While it particularly focuses on CT and MRI, it also describes other techniques, such as X-ray, ultrasonography and nuclear imaging. The book starts with an overview of commonly used imaging techniques of the orbit a concise description of imaging features of normal orbit in X-ray, CT and MRI. The following nine chapters explore different orbital diseases and abnormalities that are common in clinical work. It is a valuable resource for radiologists and ophthalmologists.

Small Animal Ophthalmology

What's Your Diagnosis

Author: Heidi Featherstone

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781118784945

Category: Pet medicine

Page: 538

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Small Animal Ophthalmology: What's Your Diagnosis? is one of the first books in an exciting new series that combines problem-based learning, case studies, and questions and answers. Designed specifically for veterinarians and students, the series aims to present material in a format to enhance critical thinking and understanding. Adopting a case-based approach, chapters are built around common ophthalmic presentations and are directed by questions to test the reader's ability to interpret clinical history, ophthalmic photographs and diagnostic results in order to provide differential diagnoses.

Oculoplastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Author: Jeffrey A. Nerad,Keith D. Carter,Mark Alford

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323053866

Category: Medical

Page: 276

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This title in the Rapid Diagnosis in Ophthalmology Series presents a wealth of full-color images - along with differential diagnoses - in side-by-side page layouts to assist you in identifying a full range of disorders. A templated format expedites access to the guidance you need to diagnose the most common conditions - from simple to complex - encountered in practice. Coverage of the key features, diagnostic criteria, and treatment options for Graves Disease, blepharoplasty, fractures, and eyelid tumors equips you with the latest guidance. Hundreds of full-color images present conditions as they present in real life. Common diagnostic pitfalls discuss what to look out for when making a difficult diagnosis. A templated, color-coded layout and differential diagnosis boxes for each condition help you make quick, accurate clinical decisions. A focus on the most common conditions encountered in practice allows you to efficiently formulate treatment plans and referrals. SERIES EDITORS: Jay S. Duker, MD, Director, New England Eye Center, Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery Service; Director, Pediatric Retinal Referral Center, Uveitis & Immunology Service; Professor and Chair of Ophthalmology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA and Marian S. Macsai, MD, Chief, Division of Ophthalmology, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare; Professor and Vice-Chair of the Department of Ophthalmology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, MI

Scientific Foundations of Ophthalmology

Author: Edward S. Perkins,David W. Hill

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann

ISBN: 1483281302

Category: Medical

Page: 352

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Scientific Foundations of Ophthalmology focuses on scientific grounds of ophthalmology, including anatomy, genetics, pathology, and epidemiology of blindness and blinding diseases. The selection first offers information on aqueous outflow pathway in vertebrate eyes; retinal receptors and pigment epithelium; and vascular supply of the optic disc. Discussions focus on glaucomatous cupping of the optic disc, venous drainage, receptor synapses, outer plexiform layer, primates, and lower mammals. The book then ponders on anatomical and neurophysiological review of cerebral control of ocular movements and the structure and transparency of the cornea. The publication elaborates on the biochemistry of lens, regulation of retinal blood flow, and biochemical basis of toxic amblyopias. The text also takes a look at the hereditary aspects of glaucoma, inborn errors of metabolism, retinal dystrophies, and gyrate atrophy of the choroid and retina with hyperornithinaemia. Vitreoretinal degenerations in myopia, retinitis pigmentosa, albinism, lens dislocation, and storage disorders involving complex lipids and carbohydrates are discussed. The selection is highly recommended for ophthalmologists and readers interested in ophthalmology.

Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus

Author: Mitchell B. Strominger

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323051685

Category: Medical

Page: 226

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This title in the Rapid Diagnosis in Ophthalmology Series presents a wealth of full-color images - along with differential diagnoses - in side-by-side page layouts to assist you in identifying a full range of disorders. A templated format expedites access to the guidance you need to diagnose the most common conditions related to pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus - from simple to complex - encountered in practice. Coverage of cutting-edge topics including phacomatosis, congenital ocular anomalies, TORCH syndrome, and more, help you keep your knowledge up to date. Hundreds of full-color images present onditions as they present in real life. Common diagnostic pitfalls discuss what to look out for when making a difficult diagnosis. A templated, color-coded layout and differential diagnosis boxes for each condition help you make quick, accurate clinical decisions. A focus on the most common conditions encountered in practice allows you to efficiently formulate treatment plans and referrals. SERIES EDITORS: Jay S. Duker, MD, Director, New England Eye Center, Vitreoretinal Diseases and Surgery Service; Director, Pediatric Retinal Referral Center, Uveitis & Immunology Service; Professor and Chair of Ophthalmology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA and Marian S. Macsai, MD, Chief, Division of Ophthalmology, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare; Professor and Vice-Chair of the Department of Ophthalmology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, MI

Diagnostic Technologies in Ophthalmology

Author: Augusto Azuara-Blanco, Parwez Hossain and Noemi Lois

Publisher: Bentham Science Publishers

ISBN: 1608051331

Category: Medical

Page: 281

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This E-book provides the reader with a detailed up-to-date review of diagnostic technologies and their role in clinical practice. Chapters are dedicated specifically to describe the role of current technologies in the management of the leading causes of visual impairment such as age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, vitreo-retinal disorders, cornea and anterior segment diseases. This E-book will help clinicians to understand and interpret diagnostic tests and critically appraise their performance and limitations. This book is intended for general ophthalmologists and clinicians with a special interest in retinal diseases, glaucoma, anterior segment and cornea. It will also be of interest and value to ophthalmologists in training, scientists, ophthalmic photographers and optometrists.

Ophthalmic Clinical Advisor

Diagnosis and Treatment

Author: Myron Yanoff

Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann

ISBN: 9780750675284

Category: Medical

Page: 370

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This essential clinical reference provides at-a-glance access to the information you need to diagnose and manage of a wide range of ophthalmic disorders. Organized alphabetically, its consistent format presents each condition on a 2-page spread with diagnostic information on the left and treatment guidelines on the right. The 2nd edition features full-color illustrations for nearly every condition, as well as the ICD-9 diagnostic code for the disorder, common signs and symptoms, complications, lifestyle management, pharmacologic treatment, clinical pearls, referral information, and much more. Disorders are presented alphabetically for quick access. The consistent, templated format presents each condition on a 2-page spread with diagnostic information on the left and treatment guidelines on the right, enabling you to access everything you need to know about the disorder without having to turn the page. The diagnosis page offers quick access to the ICD-9 diagnostic code for the disorder, definition, synonym, common signs and symptoms, and complications. The treatment page covers lifestyle management, non-specialist medical therapy, and specialist management. Coverage also includes pharmacologic treatment, goals of treatment, prognosis, precautions, pearls and other considerations, and referral information. Expert contributors ensure you are getting the most up-to-date, accurate, and clinically relevant information available. Consistent coverage of each disorder includes four new entries: description of the disorder, synonym, pearls and considerations, and when to refer. A full-color clinical photograph or illustration for nearly every disorder helps you visualize and quickly recognize the condition in the clinical setting. Includes coverage of several additional disorders, including keratoconus, herpes simplex keratitis, and Graves disease. A quick-reference ICD-9 diagnosis list on the inside cover helps you quickly locate the correct code. Several new appendices provide instant access to information such as abbreviations, ocular measurements, trade and generic names of commonly prescribed drugs, and common Spanish phrases.

Liu, Volpe, and Galetta’s Neuro-Ophthalmology E-Book

Diagnosis and Management

Author: Grant T. Liu,Nicholas J. Volpe,Steven L. Galetta

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323340458

Category: Medical

Page: 756

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Liu, Volpe, and Galetta’s Neuro-Ophthalmology: Diagnosis and Management, 3rd Edition remains unique in its complete, authoritative coverage of the diagnosis and treatment of neurological disorders affecting the eye. Bridging the gap between a handbook and an encyclopedic resource, it distills a vast amount of information into a single, concise, superbly illustrated volume. User-friendly and thoroughly up to date, this highly renowned reference is a one-stop resource for current information in this growing area. Combines over 1,000 illustrations and cross references with tables, outlines, and flow-diagrams to provide you with everything you need to understand the underlying presentation, pathophysiology, neuroimaging, and diagnostic studies in neuro-ophthalmology, along with the ideal diagnostic, treatment, and ongoing management tools for all neuro-ophthalmic conditions. Covers the neurological examination and the bedside neuro-ophthalmic evaluation of comatose patients that demonstrates how the examination can be used to confirm a diagnosis arrived at from the patient history. Includes the expertise and knowledge of a small, hand-picked contributor team that ensure the latest advances are incorporated into each chapter. Contains increased coverage on the use of optical coherence tomography (OCT) and its role in revolutionizing the ability to make more accurate neuro-ophthalmic diagnoses. Features twice the number of videos as the previous edition, including new footage of eye movement and eyelid disorders, pupillary abnormalities, and examination techniques. Provides all-new information on gaze disorders, nystagmus, and neuro-ophthalmic manifestations of demyelinating disease. Presents current knowledge on vestibular disease and the neuro-ophthalmic manifestations of head trauma, as well as brainstem, cerebellar, and degenerative diseases.

Equine Ophthalmology

Author: Brian C. Gilger

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119047749

Category: Medical

Page: 680

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The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary Illustrated Manual of Ophthalmology E-Book

Author: Peter K. Kaiser,Neil J. Friedman,Roberto Pineda II

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0323225276

Category: Medical

Page: 676

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The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary Illustrated Manual of Ophthalmology is the must-have medical reference book for the ever-changing field of ophthalmology. Thoroughly updated to include the latest advances in the field, the fourth edition of this renowned manual features high-quality color images and an intuitive design for easy comprehension and reference. Ideal for ophthalmic practitioners and allied health professionals alike, this indispensable resource is your comprehensive guide for the speedy diagnosis and treatment of the most common eye disorders. Consult this title on your favorite e-reader, conduct rapid searches, and adjust font sizes for optimal readability. Accurately diagnose problems through the support of full-color photographs and real case studies. Rapidly locate key information with a highly templated format that includes chapters organized anatomically, not by ophthalmic subspecialty, in addition to key boxes and highlighted emergency management boxes. Apply the latest knowledge and techniques in the diagnosis and treatment of ocular disease, including anti-VEGF therapy for retina disorders; optical coherence tomography and high-resolution imaging modalities; new corneal and refractive surgical approaches; advances in uveitis, glaucoma, neuro-ophthalmology; and more. Stay abreast of the most recent spectral domain OCT with numerous scans included throughout the book. Quickly address critical situations with highlighted emergency management boxes, as well as bonus appendices that provide a wealth of supplemental information helpful for the non-specialist, including guidance on the basics in examination methods, differential diagnosis, common medications, measurements and more. Identify subtleties and nuances by examining over 800 full-color illustrations depicting a complete range of clinical disorders, imaging and testing methods, and surgical techniques, as well as brand-new videos of eye movement examination. Access the videos at Expert Consult.