Slatter's Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology


  • David Maggs, BVSc(Hons), DAVCO, University of California–Davis, Davis, CA
  • Paul Miller, DVM, DACVO, University of Wisconsin, School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Surgical Sciences
  • Ron Ofri, DVM, PhD, DECVO, Senior Lecturer, Veterinary Ophthalmology, Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel

Recognize, diagnose, and manage a vast range of common and important ocular conditions with the latest edition of this trusted reference. Extensively revised and updated by a team of internationally respected contributors, this edition provides a comprehensive, yet practically oriented, diagnostic guide to ophthalmic disease, covering structure and function, ocular development, pathology, examination and diagnosis, pharmacology, and emergency management for a wide variety of small and large animal species.
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Book information

  • Published: October 2007
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS
  • ISBN: 978-1-4557-3430-6

Table of Contents

1. Structure and Function of the Eye

2. Development and Congenital Abnormalities

3. Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics

4. General Pathology of the Eye

5. Basic Diagnostic Techniques

6. Eyelids

7. Conjunctiva

8. Third Eyelid

9. Lacrimal System

10. Cornea and Sclera

11. Uvea

12. The Glaucomas

13. Lens

14. Vitreous

15. Retina

16. Neuro-Ophthalmology

17. Orbit

18. Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Diseases NEW

19. Ocular Emergencies

20. Ophthalmology of Exotic Pets NEW


A. Breed Predispositions to Eye Disorders

B. Glossary of Ophthalmological Terms