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Clinical Ophthalmology: Contemporary Perspectives

Many new developments have taken place in ophthalmology since the publication of the last edition. It therefore became mandatory to revise and update the present edition. To accomplish this many new chapters have been added and the existing ones revised.

 

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Published: May 2012

Imprint: Elsevier

ISBN: 978-81-312-3165-4

Contents

  • SECTION I: OCULAR REFRACTION

    1. Corneal Topography and Wavefront Sensing

    2. Overview of Refractive Procedures

    3. Surgical Correction of Hypermetropia and Presbyopia

    4. Contact Lenses

    5. Low Visual Aids

    SECTION II: OCULAR THERAPEUTICS

    6. Newer Drugs in Glaucoma

    7. Drugs Used for the Management of Ocular Viral Infections

    8. Antifungal Drugs for Ophthalmic Use

    9. Fluoroquinolones and Other Antibiotics

    10. Immunosuppressive Agents in Ophthalmology

    11. Intravitreal VEGF Inhibitors and Corticosteroids

    SECTION III: CORNEA AND OCULAR SURFACE DISORDERS

    12. Stem Cells in Ophthalmology

    13. Microbial Keratitis: A Guide to Diagnosis and Management

    14. Ocular Surface Disorders: Classification, Diagnosis and Management

    15. Eye Banking and Corneal Preservation

    16. Recent Advances in Lamellar Keratoplasty

     

    SECTION IV: PAEDIATRIC OPHTHALMOLOGY

    17. Retinopathy of Prematurity

    18. Amblyopia

    19. Intermittent Exotropia (Divergent Squint)

    20. Esodeviations

    21. Vertical Squint

    22. Nystagmus

    23. Principles of Molecular Genetics

     

    SECTION V: LENS AND GLAUCOMA

    24. Recent Advances in Cataract Surgery

    25. Aqueous Drainage Devices

    26. Pharmacologic Modulation of Glaucoma Filtering Surgery

    27. Uveoscleral Outflow

    28. Laser Therapy in Glaucoma

    29. Automated Perimetry in Glaucoma

     

    SECTION VI: UVEA, VITREOUS, RETINA, OPTIC NERVE AND PATHWAYS

    30. Basic Concepts in Immunology and Immunological Disorders of the Uvea

    31. Investigations in Uveitis

    32. Recent Trends in the Management of Ocular Inflammation

    33. Ocular Manifestations of AIDS

    34. Endophthalmitis

    35. Vitreoretinal Surgery: Instrumentation

    36. Modern Ophthalmic Operation Theatre

    37. Pars Plana Surgery of the Posterior Segment

    38. Silicone Oil and Intraocular Gases in the Management of Retinal Detachment

    39. Liquid Perfluorocarbons in Vitreous Surgery

    40. Age-Related Macular Degeneration

    41. Lasers in Posterior Segment Diseases

    42. Newer Ophthalmic Laser Systems

    43. Diode Laser-Instrumentation and Clinical Applications

    44. Clinical Spectrum of Retinitis Pigmentosa and Its Variants

    45. Intraocular Tumours

    46. Sellar and Suprasellar Lesions

     

    SECTION VII: OCULAR TRAUMA, ORBIT ORBIT AND OCULOPLASTY

    47. Anterior Segment Trauma: Current Status

    48. Management of Posterior Segment Trauma: Current Status

    49. Evaluation of a Patient with Orbital Disease

    50. Basic Principles of Oculoplastic Surgery

    51. Advances in Lacrimal Surgery

    52. Recent Advances in Oculoplastic Surgery

     

    SECTION VIII: OCULAR DIAGNOSIS

    53. Ophthalmic Electrodiagnostic Techniques

    54. Fundus Fluorescein Angiography of Retinochoroidal Disorders

    55. Determination of Intraocular Lens Implant Power

    56. Ultrasonography in Ophthalmology

    57. Ocular Coherence Tomography

    58. Evaluation of Macular Function in Opaque Media

    59. Retinal Laser Scanning and Digital Imaging

    60. Imaging of the Orbit

     

    SECTION IX: COMMUNITY OPHTHALMOLOGY

    61. VISION 2020: The Global Perspective

    62. Strategic Plan for VISION 2020: The Right to Sight Initiative in India

    63. World Bank Assisted Cataract Blindness Control Project in India: A Brief Outline

    64. Policy Norms and Technical Standards Adopted Under World Bank Assisted Cataract Blindness Control Project

    65. Planning and Conducting Surveys

    66. Managing Eye Care Services

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