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 Procedures in Ophthalmology

Author: H. V. Nema,Nitin Nema

Publisher: Alpha Science Int'l Ltd.

ISBN: 9781842651377

Category: Medical

Page: 278

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This monograph comprising of contributed articles from eminent experts in their respective fields covers all procedures and diagnostic tests in ophthalmology. Enables the reader to be conversant with the characteristic findings of both the normal and diseased eye.

Ophthalmology

Investigation and Examination Techniques

Author: Bruce James,Larry Benjamin

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0750675861

Category: Medical

Page: 247

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Clear, concise, and clinical, this unique reference offers a comprehensive overview of the basic techniques needed for ocular examination and diagnosis. Abundantly illustrated, it presents the principles of each technique, provides guidance on choosing the appropriate approach, explains how to perform them, offers examples of when each technique should be used, and lists their common indications and potential pitfalls. Offers a full chapter covering new imaging techniques for the retina and optic nerve. Features abundantly illustrated guidance in a clear format for a quick visual reference. Explores standard assessment procedures as well as microbiological examination and investigation, ultrasound and radiological evaluation, clinical visual electrophysiology, and fluorescein angiography.

Ophthalmic Ultrasound

A Diagnostic Atlas

Author: Cathy DiBernardo,Ellen F. Greenberg

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 9781588905031

Category: Medical

Page: 154

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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.

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.

Diagnosis and Management of Ocular Motility Disorders

Author: Alec M. Ansons,Helen Davis

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118712382

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 728

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This comprehensive, clinically-grounded textbook, now in its fourth edition, supports orthoptists and ophthalmologists in decision-making through the patient care process, from presentation to discharge. Written by authors with extensive experience in teaching and research, Diagnosis and Management of Ocular Motility Disorders offers a clear and practical overview of assessment and management principles and further explores the clinical features of specific disorders, from amblyopia and infantile strabismus to supranuclear and infranuclear disorders, as well as other miscellaneous disorders of ocular movement. A brand new chapter on congenital cranial dysinnervation disorders reflects recent advances in gene mapping and increased understanding of this condition, and a new appendix provides surgical dose tables for easy reference. Now in full colour throughout, with additional diagrams and photographs of surgical techniques, this remains the key reference text for orthoptic and ophthalmic professionals managing patients with eye movement disorders.

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.

Recent Advances in Ophthalmology - 13

Author: HV Nema,Nitin Nema

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9386322781

Category: Medical

Page: 326

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This book is the latest volume in the Recent Advances in Ophthalmology series providing ophthalmic trainees and ophthalmologists with the latest surgical and technological developments in the field. Divided into nineteen chapters, each section is dedicated to a specific topic, explaining symptoms, investigation techniques, imaging, differential diagnosis and treatment methods. The pros and cons of various surgical procedures are covered in depth. This new volume features discussion on types of refractive surgery, the latest endovascular interventions, infection control, new avenues for the treatment and progression of glaucoma and much more. The text includes two editorials covering imaging in glaucoma and intravascular interventions, and is highly illustrated with surgical images and tables. Key points Latest volume in Recent Advances in Ophthalmology series Covers latest surgical and technological developments in the field Features two editorials on imaging in glaucoma and intravascular interventions Previous volume (9789351527909) published in 2015

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.


Clinical Eye Atlas

Author: Daniel H. Gold,Richard Alan Lewis

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0195342178

Category: Medical

Page: 1078

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Designed for the busy clinician, the Clinical Eye Atlas briefly summarizes the key features of the many different disorders encountered in daily practice. This distillation of essential knowledge provides the information necessary to secure a diagnosis, select targeted tests, and initiate effective management. Color illustrations complement the comprehensive topic outlines, giving the clinician a straightforward reference to turn to when confronting both common and uncommon disorders of the eye.

Moorfields Manual of Ophthalmology

Author: Timothy L Jackson

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 1907816887

Category: Medical

Page: 816

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Thoroughly revised and updated text reflecting the latest in diagnostic techniques and treatment options in eye disease

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.

Ophthalmology Clinics for Postgraduates

Author: Prafulla Kumar Maharana,Namrata Sharma,Atul Kumar

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9386322897

Category: Medical

Page: 496

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This book is practical revision guide for trainees in ophthalmology to assist in preparation for examinations. Six sections are each dedicated to a specific part of the eye, providing both long and short cases, with emphasis on topics commonly asked in examinations. Cases describe basic techniques, investigation and treatment options, with in depth detail on differential diagnosis. The final section discusses instruments for ophthalmic surgery. The text explains the latest surgical and medical management techniques and is further enhanced by clinical photographs and tables to assist learning. Key points Practical revision guide for ophthalmology trainees preparing for examinations Presented as long and short cases with emphasis on topics commonly covered in exams Covers disorders in all sections of the eye Highly illustrated with clinical photographs and tables

Techniques in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery - E-Book

A Personal Tutorial

Author: Jeffrey A. Nerad

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 1455751324

Category: Medical

Page: 502

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Techniques in Ophthalmic Plastic Surgery is a richly illustrated, step-by-step guide to oculoplastic surgery, covering everything from the basics to the most recent advances. Jeffrey A. Nerad, MD provides a personal tutorial approach detailing both procedural and management aspects of practice. Includes the latest in cosmetic procedures and detailed photographs and surgical line drawings—most of which are in full color. This is the essential text for those learning oculoplastic surgery and will bring even the most experienced practitioner up to date with current practice and procedures. Develop a strong foundation in this complex field and apply surgical techniques to frequently encountered abnormalities and aesthetic facial enhancement. Keep this outstanding text close by for a fast, practical, and authoritative reference. Features more than 760 illustrations—over 700 in full color—from pre- and post-operative photographs to step-by-step surgical line drawings, that provide you with a nuanced visual understanding. Presents an expert’s perspective on the most frequently performed oculoplastic surgical procedures for authoritative and trusted guidance. Provides the indications for the use of each procedure along with advice on the management of complications so you have a structured resource with both procedural and management information. Devotes an entire chapter to aesthetic surgery of the face providing extensive coverage of this important and rapidly developing area in oculoplastic surgery.

Equine Ophthalmology

Author: Brian C. Gilger

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1119047749

Category: Medical

Page: 680

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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.

Ophthalmic Surgical Procedures

Author: Peter S. Hersh,Bruce Mitchel Zagelbaum,Sandra Lora Cremers

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 1588906698

Category: Medical

Page: 400

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Authored by world-renowned eye surgeons and teachers, the second edition of this book is a step-by-step guide to common eye surgery and laser procedures. The book opens by reviewing the fundamentals of ophthalmic surgery. Chapters are then grouped into separate sections that address cataracts, corneal diseases, refractive surgery, eye trauma, glaucoma, oculoplastics, pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus, and vitreoretinal diseases. Each chapter provides concise descriptions guiding clinicians through indications, preoperative preparation, instrumentation, operative procedure, postoperative care, and potential complications for each procedure.Highlights of this edition: Succinct instructions and consistent, easy-to-follow presentation enables rapid reading and review More than 600 expertly drawn illustrations aid comprehension of each surgical step With its concise presentation and easily accessible format, this edition of Ophthalmic Surgical Procedures is a practical refresher for experienced eye surgeons who would like to enhance their clinical armamentarium. It is a must-have resource for all medical students, residents, and fellows in ophthalmology as well as ophthalmic technicians and nurses seeking to avail themselves of the latest information on state-of-the-art procedures.

Essentials of OCT in Ocular Disease

Author: Amar Agarwal,Dhivya Ashok Kumar

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 1626230994

Category: Medical

Page: 270

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Written by the leading authorities in the field, Essentials of OCT in Ocular Disease is a core clinical reference on this important new technology used to examine the structure of the eye. It provides residents and practicing ophthalmologists with essential information on how to use OCT in various clinical scenarios and guidance on patient management. Chapters include coverage of recent innovative diagnostic applications as well as OCT-guided surgical procedures,including IOL position, DMEK, PDEK, GLUED IOL, and subtenon injection. Key Features: Edited by Amar Agarwal, a pioneer in OCT research, with chapters written by world-renowned experts in the use of OCT, including Jay Duker, Roger Steinert, and Carol Shields Covers both anterior and posterior applications of OCT and recent modifications in OCT systems Online access to videos demonstrating OCT-guided surgical procedures This book is an indispensable clinical guide for residents and fellows in ophthalmology as well as an excellent desk reference for practicing ophthalmologists -- it will be a treasured and clinically useful volume in their medical libraries throughout their careers.