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The Dry Eye

A Practical Approach

This invaluable text covers the successful management of dry eye conditions very succinctly and in a way relevant for the modern practitioner or student. Setting goals and treatment objectives, and brimming with sound practical advice, it adopts a clinical decision-making approach to the subject. Management and treatment options are prioritized and evidence-based.

An essential pocket reference for all students and practitioners treating dry eye conditions including ophthalmologists, optometrists, dispensing opticians, ophthalmic nurses and all those involved in the management of these challenging conditions.

Paperback, 104 Pages

Published: February 2003

Imprint: Butterworth Heinemann

ISBN: 978-0-7506-4978-0


  • 1. Review of the tear film: a diagnosis and decision making chart
    2. Introduction
    3. Patient self assessment
    4. Laboratory and clinical tests
    5. Stability of the tear film
    6. Value of the tear film
    7. Quality of the tear film
    8. Ocular surface health
    9. Examples of Dry Eye Questionnaires
    10. Therapeutics
    11. Conclusions
    12. Summary


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