Case Reviews in Ophthalmology

1st Edition

Expert Consult - Online and Print

Authors:

  • Neil Friedman
  • Peter Kaiser
  • Key Features

    • Review key information on every aspect of ophthalmology: optics/refraction; neuro-ophthalmology/orbit; pediatrics/strabismus; external disease/adnexa; anterior segment; and posterior segment.
    • Learn from the experts with contributions from an all-star duo of seasoned authors.
    • Enhance your fundamental knowledge in ophthalmology and reinforce learning objectives using 100 illustrated cases.
    • Access the complete contents online at www.expertconsult.com.

    Table of Contents

    Optics/Refraction (Section 1)

    1 Overcorrected myopia with presbyopia

    2 Bifocals

    3 Refraction technique

    4 LASIK complications

    5 Radial keratotomy complications

    6 Astigmatism

    7 Refractive surgery options

    8 Retinoscopy

    9 Anisometropia

    10 Convergence insufficiency

    11 Prisms

    12 Base curve

    13 Lens effectivity

    14 Low vision aids

    15 Contact lens fitting

    16 Magnification

    17 Corneal scar management

    18 IOL surprise

    Neuro-ophthalmology/Orbit (Section 2)

    19 Optic nerve drusen

    20 Anterior ischemic optic neuropathy

    21 Cranial nerve 3 palsy

    22 Cranial nerve 6 palsy

    23 Multiple cranial nerve palsies

    24 Orbital cellulitis

    25 Thyroid-related ophthalmology

    26 Leber's hereditary optic neuropathy

    27 Junction scotoma

    28 Optic neuritis

    29 Malingering

    30 Anisocoria

    31 Myasthenia gravis

    32 Idiopathic intracranial hypertension

    33 Orbital fracture

    34 Orbital tumors

    35 Superior homonymous quadrantic defect

    36 Internuclear ophthalmoplegia

    Pediatric ophthalmology/strabismus (Section 3)

    37 Congenital glaucoma

    38 Nasolacrimal duct obstruction

    39 Esotropia

    40 Nystagmus

    41 Down syndrome

    42 Superior oblique palsy

    43 Exotropia

    44 Shaken baby syndrome

    45 Leukocoria/retinoblastoma

    46 Capillary hemangioma

    47 Congenital cataract

    48 Retinopathy of prematurity

    49 Anisometropic amblyopia

    50 AC/A ratio

    51 Rhabdomyosarcoma

    52 Congenital ptosis

    53 Limbal dermoid

    54 Vernal keratoconjunctivitis

    55 Corneal birth trauma

    56 Stargardt's disease

    External disease/adnex

    Details

    No. of pages:
    266
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2012
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781437726138
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323246439

    About the authors

    Neil Friedman

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA; Private Practice, Mid-Peninsula Ophthalmology Medical Group, Palo Alto, CA

    Peter Kaiser

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Director, Digital OCT Reading Center, Staff, Vitreoretinal Section, Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH