Manual of Eye Emergencies

Diagnosis and Management


  • Lennox Webb, FRCS, MRCOphth, Consultant Ophthalmologist, Tennent Institute of Ophthalmology, Glasgow, UK

Its unique layout, decision-making pathways, concise text and down to earth advice will give instant help in the diagnosis and management of these conditions.

The new edition:
*Provides you with superb full colour illustrations and decision making pathways to aid your diagnosis
*Presents a step by step approach to treatment with many clinical pearls and practical advice
*Collects together all the essential charts, tests and tables that you need
*Helps you to answer patients' commonly asked questions, particularly concerning paediatrics, therapeutics and refractive surgery

An essential purchase for all those involved in the rapid treatment of common ocular conditions in the primary care setting whether optometrists, primary care physicians, general practitioners, ophthalmologists, emergency staff or nurses.
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Book information

  • Published: April 2004
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-5219-3

Table of Contents

1. Basic examination
2. Red eye
3. Painful eye
4. Other Visual Symptoms
5. Trauma
6. Watering eye
7. Contact lens problems
8. Eyelid problems
9. Tumours
10. Post operative problems
11. Eye drops and drugs