The Eye, 3rd Edition
Basic Sciences in Practice
This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. A concise textbook of basic science for trainees and residents in ophthalmology.Table of Contents
New to This Edition
- More on molecular pathology.
- Thorough updating of the sections on pathology, immunology, pharmacology and immunology.
- Revision of all other chapters.
- More colour illustrations.
- The only all-embracing textbook of basic science suitable for trainee ophthalmologists – other books concentrate on the individual areas such as anatomy.
- Attractive page design with clear, colour diagrams and text boxes make this a much more accessible book to learn from than many postgraduate textbooks.
- Presents in a readable form an account of all the basic sciences necessary for an understanding of the eye – anatomy, embryology, genetics, biochemistry, physiology, pharmacology, immunology, microbiology and infection and pathology.
By John V. Forrester, MB, ChB, FRCS(ed), FRCS(Glasg), FRCOphth, FRCP, FMedSci, FRSE, Professor of Ophthalmology and Head of Department of Ophthalmology, University of Aberdeen, UK; Andrew D. Dick, BSc, MB, BS, MD, FRCP, FRCS, FRCOphth, FMedSci, Professor of Ophthalmology and Head of Division of Ophthalmology, University of Bristol, UK; Paul G. McMenamin, BSc(Hons), MSc(Med Sci), PhD, Associate Dean of Teaching & Learning, Education Centre, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, The University of Western Australia; and Fiona Roberts, BSc, MBChB, MD, FRCPath, Consultant Pathologist and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Department of Pathology, University of Glasgow Medical School, Glasgow, UK