Anterior Eye Disease and Therapeutics A-Z, 2nd Edition
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This handy A-Z pocket book covers a broad range of anterior segment eye conditions and how to manage them with ocular therapeutics. It provides treatment protocols and down-to-earth sensible advice and lists differential diagnoses. An indispensable ready-reference book for the busy practitioner and an ideal concise encyclopedia for the student, this book is an essential clinical handbook for all eye-care professionals diagnosing and managing anterior eye disease.
- pocket-sized A-Z format
- a comprehensive, fully-updated appendix - medication and procedures
- covers 165 anterior segment eye conditions including 7 new conditions
- 12 new easy-to-use condition classification indexes to assist with differential diagnoses
- new video footage of eye movements and surgical procedures
- 500 new self-test questions
- new online image bank
- full colour clinical photographs of each anterior segment eye condition
"...it is the single best practical guide to the subject of anterior segment trauma management currently available. The authors are to be congratulated for producing a superb book for us all"Cornea, The Journal of Cornea and External Disease, April 2003
reference guide. As a trainee opthamologist, I found this book extremely useful. It covers most of the conditions seen routinely in eye casualty and provides sound advice on their management."" Nick Maywer, British and Irish Orthoptic Society, January 2004
- Handy A-Z format enables readers to look up conditions quickly and easily.
- Each condition is laid out in a double page spread for a consistent approach throughout the book.
- Portable pocket size makes it ideal for use in the busy clinic.
- Full-color illustrations for each condition allow easy and accurate visual identification in practice.
- Concise coverage presents an excellent synopsis of the subject, perfect for students or professionals.
- Leading authors offer years of experience and clinical advice for expert guidance.
- Covers a broad spectrum of treatment with therapeutic drugs.
- Practical criteria for differential diagnosis is listed with each condition.
By Adrian S. Bruce, BScOptom, PhD, FAAO, FVCO, Senior Optometrist, Victorian College of Optometry, University of Melbourne, Australia and Michael Stephen Loughnan, MBBS (Hons), FRANZCO, PhD, Senior Staff Specialist, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Victoria, Australia