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

Clinical Examination in Ophthalmology - E-Book

Author: P. K. Mukherjee

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 8131245047

Category: Eye

Page: N.A

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Revised and updated version of the last edition keeping its clear and systematic style intact with complimentary access to e-book with digital resources like MCQs, videos, animations - A new chapter on Nystagmus - Revised & updated topics enriched with additional photographs, figures and diagrams - Many disorders that were listed just by name in the last edition have been given small description for ready reference. - Complimentary access to e-book with digital resources: o University and PGMEE patterned MCQs o Procedure videos and animations - In-depth discussion of signs, symptoms and history taking - Practical tips and points useful in day-to-day clinical practice - Highlights applied anatomical and physiological principles underlining each procedure - Systematic presentation of information - each chapter devoted to specific system of eye


Postgraduate Ophthalmology

Author: Zia Chaudhuri,Murugesan Vanathi

Publisher: Wife Goes On

ISBN: 9789350252703

Category: Medical

Page: 2339

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This well-illustrated two volume set covers the field of ophthalmology, from the fundamentals to the most recent advances. Each section is dedicated to a specific area of the eye and covers basic techniques, investigative modules and treatment methods. With the help of 2500 images and illustrations, this book covers topics such as glaucoma, ocular oncology, nystagmus, refractive surgery, strabismus and lasers in ophthalmology. Low vision, medico-legal aspects, operating room sterilisation and ocular emergencies are also discussed.

FAQs in Ophthalmology

Author: N. Venkatesh Prajna

Publisher: JAYPEE BROTHERS PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9350901838

Category: Medical

Page: 686

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This book is a compilation of the frequently asked questions and the answers expected in a postgraduate ophthalmology examination. The examination time is a tough period-to any student facing it, and a quick and concise revision is required for the student to pass it. While this book is not a replacement to the standard textbooks in ophthalmology, it will boost the self-confidence of the postgraduates to face their exams with confidence. This questions have been painstakingly gathered over a 10-year period from the collective experience of several senior teachers at Aravind Eye Hospital, Madurai, Tamil Nadu, India and the answers have been constantly refined. Apart from the exam-oriented questions, this book contains examples of case sheet writing and different management scenarios, which will help the students to logically analyze and answer in a coherent manner. Book jacket.

Handbook of Clinical Trials in Ophthalmology

Author: AK Gupta,Vinod Kumar Aggarwal,Neha Goel

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9350907747

Category: Medical

Page: 335

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It is important for ophthalmologists to keep up to date with the most recent research and advances in their rapidly developing field. This handbook is a compilation of major clinical trials in different subspecialties in the field of ophthalmology. Each trial is presented in a uniform manner, detailing the background and purpose of the study, design, number of subjects with inclusion and exclusion criteria, outcomes, then results and conclusions. Key points Compilation of major clinical trials in ophthalmology Covers all subspecialties in the field Each trial is presented in a uniform manner to assist learning Includes extensive references for further reading

Training in Ophthalmology

Author: Venki Sundaram,Allon Barsam,Lucy Barker,Peng Tee Khaw

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0191652776

Category: Medical

Page: 480

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The second edition of this excellent and highly popular textbook continues to address the Royal College of Ophthalmologists (RCOphth) syllabus for trainee ophthalmologists and is an essential read for those studying ophthalmology, optometry and orthoptics. As a theoretical and practical aid, it guides readers through postgraduate Ophthalmic Specialist Training. Emphasis is placed on the practical assessment and management of key ophthalmic conditions. Clearly laid out and highly illustrated in full colour throughout, each condition is discussed in two or three-pages, beginning with general explanations of the pathophysiology and clinical evaluation, followed by differential diagnoses and treatment options. This thoroughly revised second edition includes new chapters on paediatric ophthalmology, refractive surgery and microsurgical skills. This text will appeal to foundation doctors, specialist trainees in ophthalmology, candidates preparing for the Fellowship of the Royal College of Ophthalmology (FRCOphth) examination, consultants in ophthalmology and practitioners looking for a comprehensive but accessible guide to the subject.


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

Manual of Neuro-ophthalmology

Author: Amar Agarwal

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9351527824

Category: Medical

Page: 274

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Neuro-ophthalmology is a medical sub-specialty that involves the anatomy, physiology and diseases of the eye, and related disorders of the nervous system. This second edition of Manual of Neuro-opthalmology is a highly illustrated guide to the complex pathophysiology of this field, including simple illustrations which explain the pathway of the nerves involved. The book is divided into 20 chapters, beginning with the nerve pathways for eye movements, and related disorders. The majority of chapters cover the anatomy and disorders of specific nerves, including the optic, oculomotor, trochlear, abducent, trigeminal, facial and congenital optic nerves. The book includes chapters on ocular myopathies and miscellaneous conditions, including pituitary tumours, carniopharyngioma, headache, functional visual loss and carotid cavernous fistula. The final chapter covers imaging methods in neuro-ophthalmology, with discussion on computed tomography, congenital pathology of optic pathways, intracranial pathology of the visual pathway, and sellar tumours. This new edition includes a new chapter on ‘Optic Nerve Sheath Fenestration’, an operation on the connective tissue lining of the optic nerve, and an examination of a neuro-ophthalmology case. With 150 full colour images and illustrations, Manual of Neuro-ophthalmology is a clear and comprehensively updated guide to a complicated field of medicine, ideal for both students and practising ophthalmologists. Key Points 150 full colour images and illustrations present nerve pathways in a simple manner New edition includes chapter on Optic Nerve Sheath Fenestration Previous edition published 2009

Basic Surgical Skills and Techniques

Author: Sudhir Kumar Jain,David L Stoker,Raman Tanwar

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 935090375X

Category: Medical

Page: 157

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This second edition brings medical students and trainees fully up to date with the latest skills and techniques in surgery. The contents have been thoroughly revised and include the addition of four new chapters, and the layout improved to offer a logical, step by step format and enhance readability. Beginning with the basic preparation for surgery, each of the following chapters describes a different technique, providing a brief overview of the surgery, discussion on the instruments and an explanation of the actual procedure. Each chapter is highly illustrated and includes a summary of the key points. Key points New edition bringing trainees up to date with the latest skills and techniques in surgery Logical, step by step layout enhances readability Thoroughly revised contents with addition of four new chapters Highly illustrated with nearly 280 full colour images and figures Key points summary box in each chapter to assist learning Internationally recognised author and editor team from the UK and India Previous edition published in 2009

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.

Statistics in Medicine

Author: Robert H. Riffenburgh

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 0123848652

Category: Science

Page: 738

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Statistics in Medicine, Third Edition makes medical statistics easy to understand by students, practicing physicians, and researchers. The book begins with databases from clinical medicine and uses such data to give multiple worked-out illustrations of every method. The text opens with how to plan studies from conception to publication and what to do with your data, and follows with step-by-step instructions for biostatistical methods from the simplest levels (averages, bar charts) progressively to the more sophisticated methods now being seen in medical articles (multiple regression, noninferiority testing). Examples are given from almost every medical specialty and from dentistry, nursing, pharmacy, and health care management. A preliminary guide is given to tailor sections of the text to various lengths of biostatistical courses. User-friendly format includes medical examples, step-by-step methods, and check-yourself exercises appealing to readers with little or no statistical background, across medical and biomedical disciplines Facilitates stand-alone methods rather than a required sequence of reading and references to prior text Covers trial randomization, treatment ethics in medical research, imputation of missing data, evidence-based medical decisions, how to interpret medical articles, noninferiority testing, meta-analysis, screening number needed to treat, and epidemiology Fills the gap left in all other medical statistics books between the reader’s knowledge of how to go about research and the book’s coverage of how to analyze results of that research New in this Edition: New chapters on planning research, managing data and analysis, Bayesian statistics, measuring association and agreement, and questionnaires and surveys New sections on what tests and descriptive statistics to choose, false discovery rate, interim analysis, bootstrapping, Bland-Altman plots, Markov chain Monte Carlo (MCMC), and Deming regression Expanded coverage on probability, statistical methods and tests relatively new to medical research, ROC curves, experimental design, and survival analysis 35 Databases in Excel format used in the book and can be downloaded and transferred into whatever format is needed along with PowerPoint slides of figures, tables, and graphs from the book included on the companion site, http://www.elsevierdirect.com/companion.jsp?ISBN=9780123848642 Medical subject index offers additional search capabilities

Clinical Applications for Next-Generation Sequencing

Author: Urszula Demkow,Rafal Ploski

Publisher: Academic Press

ISBN: 0128018410

Category: Science

Page: 334

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Clinical Applications for Next Generation Sequencing provides readers with an outstanding postgraduate resource to learn about the translational use of NGS in clinical environments. Rooted in both medical genetics and clinical medicine, the book fills the gap between state-of-the-art technology and evidence-based practice, providing an educational opportunity for users to advance patient care by transferring NGS to the needs of real-world patients. The book builds an interface between genetic laboratory staff and clinical health workers to not only improve communication, but also strengthen cooperation. Users will find valuable tactics they can use to build a systematic framework for understanding the role of NGS testing in both common and rare diseases and conditions, from prenatal care, like chromosomal abnormalities, up to advanced age problems like dementia. Fills the gap between state-of-the-art technology and evidence-based practice Provides an educational opportunity which advances patient care through the transfer of NGS to real-world patient assessment Promotes a practical tool that clinicians can apply directly to patient care Includes a systematic framework for understanding the role of NGS testing in many common and rare diseases Presents evidence regarding the important role of NGS in current diagnostic strategies

Bullet Points in ENT

Postgraduate and Exit Exam Preparation

Author: Carl Philpott,Peter Tassone,Matthew Clark

Publisher: Thieme

ISBN: 313166231X

Category: Medical

Page: 314

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Concise and to-the-point, this book provides a highly effective review and study aid for postgraduate and exit exam candidates in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery. It covers the full breadth of the field in manageable nuggets of information that are easily learned and retained, and ensures that trainees are prepared for all frequently asked exam questions. Primarily geared to the Diploma of Otolaryngology-Head Neck Surgery (DOHNS) and Fellowship Intercollegiate (FRCS-ORL HNS) exams in the UK, Key Revision for Otolaryngology is also an excellent learning resource for similar tests in Europe, India, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, South Africa and other countries. It is ideal as a current, comprehensive, study and revision aid in this rapidly expanding specialty.

Clinical skills ;Investigations and their interpretation ;Ocular trauma ;Lids ;Lacrimal ;Conjunctiva ;Cornea ;Sclera ;Lens ;Glaucoma ;Uveitis ;Vitreoretinal ;Medical retina ;Orbit ;Intraocular tumours ;Neuro-ophthalmology ;Strabismus ;Paediatric ophthalmology ;Refractive ophthalmology ;Aids to diagnosis ;Vision in context ;Ophthalmic surgery: anaesthetics and perioperative care ;Ophthlmic surgery - theatre notes ;Laser ;Therapeutics ;Evidence-based ophthalmology ;Resources

Author: Alastair Denniston,Philip I. Murray

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199679983

Category: Medical

Page: 1069

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This handbook offers a systematic summary of ophthalmic disease directed towards diagnosis, interim assessment and ongoing management. The third edition is an invaluable companion to the practice of ophthalmology, providing rapid access to the information when it is needed, whether in the clinic, theatre or on the ward.

Ophthalmic Surgical Instruments

Author: Rajesh Sinha,Jeewan S Titiyal,Vijay Kumar Sharma

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9386322978

Category: Medical

Page: 164

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This book is a guide to instruments used in ophthalmic surgery for trainees. Beginning with a chapter describing basic instruments commonly used in surgery, each of the following sections is dedicated to instruments for subspecialty surgeries including cataract surgery, glaucoma surgery, retinal surgery, oculoplastic surgery, strabismus surgery, and much more. The final chapters cover needles and sutures, and sterilisation of surgical instruments. A comprehensive description and colour photographs are provided for each instrument. Key points Guide to instruments used in ophthalmic surgery for trainees Covers basics instruments commonly used in surgery Describes different instruments for subspecialty surgeries Includes chapters on needles and sutures, and sterilisation of surgical instruments

Diagnosis and Management of Glaucoma

Author: R Ramakrishan,R Krishnadas,Alan L. Robin,Mona Khurana

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9350255782

Category: Medical

Page: 750

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Glaucoma is an eye disease in which the optic nerve is damaged and can permanently damage vision and lead to blindness if left untreated. This book is a complete guide to the diagnosis and management of glaucoma. Divided into five sections, it begins with an introduction to the disease, continuing step by step through its diagnosis, the different types of glaucoma and treatment options. Authored by specialists renowned in their field based in India and the USA, this manual contains 840 images and illustrations.

Spectral-domain Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging of the Eye

Author: Anand Vinekar

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 8131235823

Category: Medical

Page: 508

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Spectral-domain Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging of the Eye is the first case-based atlas in its class: Covering over 120 clinical entities from the anterior to the posterior segment of the eye, from the most common to the rarest conditions Over 1000 descriptive high-resolution OCT images with clinical correlation Case report format for 'easy reading’ Over 100 Internationally reputed contributors Separate sections on Cornea, Lens, Glaucoma, Retina, Pediatric Retina, and Uvea