Butterworth Heinemann's Review Questions for the NBEO Examination: Part Two

1st Edition


  • Vasudevan Lakshminarayanan
  • Edward Bennett
  • Key Features

    • 1,000 multiple choice questions with explanatory answers help readers prepare thoroughly for Part II of the national exam.
    • CD-ROM includes 500 questions with answers and rationales, plus a quizzing function that allows readers to see their scores at the end of the tests.
    • Wide margins are included for convenient note taking.
    • Line drawings and photos are included both in the book and on the CD-ROM.
    • Updated references in each section refer the reader to supplemental sources.
    • Questions are authored by specialty experts and instructors at accredited U.S. optometry colleges.

    Table of Contents

    A. Systemic Conditions
    1. General Health
    2. Neurological System
    3. Musculoskeletal System
    4. Skin and Hair
    5. Head and Neck
    6. Hematopoietic System
    7. Immunologic System
    8. Cardiovascular System
    9. Renal and Urogenital System
    10. Gastrointestinal System
    11. Liver and Biliary Tract
    12. Endocrine/Metabolic System
    13. Reproductive System
    14. Respiratory System
    15. Nutrition
    16. Mental Illness and Behavioral Disorders
    17. Infectious Diseases
    18. Congenital/Hereditary Conditions

    B. Ocular Disease/Trauma
    1. Orbit, Adnexa, Lacrimal System
    2. Cornea/External Disease
    3. Glaucoma
    4. Lens/Cataract
    5. Uveitis, Sclera/Episclera
    6. Retina/Vitreous
    7. Neuro-Ophthalmic Disorders

    C. Refractive/Oculomotor/Sensory Integrative Conditions
    1. Anomalies of Refraction: Ametropia
    2. Anomalies of Refraction: Presbyopia
    3. Anomalies of Refraction: Aphakia, Pseudophakia, and Aniseikonia
    4. Low Vision
    5. Sensory Anomalies of Binocular Vision/Strabismus
    6. Anomalies of Eye Movement
    7. Anomalies of Accommodation and Accommodative Vergence
    8. Refractive Correction Applications

    D. Perceptual Conditions
    1. Anomalies of Child Development
    2. Anomalies of the Aging Adult
    3. Anomalies Secondary to Acquired Neurological Impairment
    4. Anomalies of Color Vision (Inherited, Acquired)

    E. Public Health
    1. Epidemiology
    2. Biostatistics and Measurement
    3. Environmental Vision
    4. Health Care Policy and Administration

    F. Legal and Ethical Issues
    1. Licensure and Governmental Regulation of Optometry
    2. Standards of Professional Ethics
    3. Patient Records
    4. Confidentiality of Patient Information
    5. Professional Liability
    6. Visual Disability


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    About the authors

    Vasudevan Lakshminarayanan

    Affiliations and Expertise

    School of Optometry, University of Missouri-St. Louis, St. Louis

    Edward Bennett

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Associate Professor of Optometry and Chief, Contact Lens Service, University of Missouri-St. Louis, School of Optometry, St. Louis, MO, USA