Perkins and Hansell's Atlas of Diseases of the Eye


  • Damian O'Neill, FRCS, MRCP(Irel), FRCOphth, Consultant Ophthalmologist, The General Infirmary at Leeds, Leeds, UK
  • Peter Hansell, FRCP, FRPS, Former Director of Medical Audio Visual Communications at Westminster Hospital Medical School and Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, UK
  • Edward Perkins, FRCS, DO, Former Professor of Ophthalmology at Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, UK and Iowa State Hospital, Iowa, USA

This beautifully illustrated atlas is designed to help medical students, general practitioners and other health professionals to recognise common ophthalmological conditions. The illustrations are accompanied by a concise text which describes the most important features of each condition.

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Book information

  • Published: January 1998
  • ISBN: 978-0-7506-4063-3

Table of Contents

Preface; Acknowledgements;List of illustrations; The normal eye; The orbit; The Lids; The lids: inflammatory lesions; The lids: skin conditions; The lids: neoplasms; The lacrimal system; The conjunctiva: inflammations; Viral conjunctivitis; The conjunctiva: miscellaneous conditions; Conjunctival and epibulbar tumours; The cornea: inflammations; The cornea: inflammations; The sclera; The iris and ciliary body: inflammations; The iris and ciliary body: neoplasms; Trauma to the anterior segment. The lens; Glaucoma; Abnormalities of ocular movements; Errors of refraction; The normal fundus; Arteriosclerosis and hypertension; Arterial and venous occlusions; Diabetic retinopathy; The fundus in blood diseases.; Miscellaneous conditions involving the retina; Choroiditis; Toxoplasmosis and toxocariasis; Optic disc changes; Congenital anomalies of the fundus; Trauma to the posterior segment; Neoplasms of the posterior segment; Retinal detatchment; Retinitis pigmentosa; Heredo-macular degenerations; Senile macular degenerations; Miscellaneous fundus conditions; Ophthalmic HIV; Assessing loss of vision and painful eyes; Index