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Ocular Surface Disease: Cornea, Conjunctiva and Tear Film

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Ocular Surface Disease: Cornea, Conjunctiva and Tear Film incorporates current research and the latest management strategies as well as classification systems and treatment paradigms for all forms of ocular surface disease. This is the first comprehensive resource that helps you to meet ocular surface disease challenges effectively using today’s best medical and surgical approaches.

Hardbound, 472 Pages

Published: May 2013

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-2876-3


  • Part I. Fundamentals

    1 Historical Concepts of Ocular Surface Disease

    2 Eyelid Anatomy and Function

    3 The Tear Film: Anatomy, Structure and Function

    4 Conjunctiva Anatomy and Physiology

    5 Limbus and Corneal Epithelium

    6 Classification of Ocular Surface Disease

    Part II. Diseases of the Ocular Surface

    7 Diagnostic Techniques of Ocular Surface Disease

    8 Blepharitis: Classification

    9 Anterior Blepharitis Treatment Strategies

    10 Meibomian Gland Disease Treatment

    11 Dry Eye Disease: Epidemiology and Pathophysiology

    12 Treatment of Dry Eye Disease

    13 Seasonal and Perennial Allergic Conjuntivitis

    14 Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis

    15 Atopic Keratoconjunctivitis

    16 Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis

    17 Treatment of Allergic Eye Disease

    18 Pterygium

    19 Ocular Surface Neoplasias

    20 Conjunctivochalasis

    21 Superior Limbic Keratoconjunctivitis

    22 Oculodermal Surface Disease

    23 Ocular Graft-versus-Host Disease

    24 Ligneous Conjunctivitis

    25 Toxic Keratoconjunctivitis

    26 Corneal Epithelial Adhesion Disorders

    27 Neurotrophic Keratopathy

    28 Filamentary Keratitis

    Part III. Limbal Stem Cell Disease

    29 Chemical and Thermal Injuries to the Ocular Surface

    30 Erythema Multiforme, Stevens-Johnson Syndrome, and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis

    31 Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid

    32 Congenital Stem Cell Deficiency

    33 Iatrogenic Limbal Stem Cell Deficiency

    Part IV. Management of Severe Ocular Surface Diseases

    34 Medical Management of Ocular Surface Disease

    35 Contact Lenses for Ocular Surface Disease

    36 Ocular Surface Disease: Surgical Management

    37 Amniotic Membrane Transplantation: Indications and Techniques

    Part V. Ocular Surface Transplantation

    38 Pre-operative Staging of Ocular Surface Disease

    39 The Classification of Ocular Surface Transplantation

    40 Conjunctival Limbal Autograft

    41 Living-Related Conjunctival -Limbal Allograft (Lr-Clal) Transplantation

    42 Keratolimbal Allograft

    43 Tissue-Engineering for Reconstruction of the Corneal Epithelium

    44 Cultured Limbal Epithelial Stem Cells for Reconstruction of the Corneal Epithelium

    45 Non Ocular Sources for Cell-Based Ocular Surface Reconstruction

    46 Immunosuppression in Ocular Surface Stem Cell Transplantation

    47 Ocular Surface Transplantation: Outcomes and Complications

    48 Keratoplasty in Ocular Surface Disease

    49 Indications for the Boston Keratoprosthesis

    50 Boston Keratoprosthesis Surgical Technique

    51 Boston Keratoprosthesis Complications

    52 Boston Keratoprosthesis Outcomes

    53 Modified Osteo-Odonto-Keratoprosthesis: MOOKP

    54 Treatment Paradigms for the Management of Severe Ocular Surface Disease


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