Clinical Anatomy and Physiology of the Visual System

3rd Edition

Authors: Lee Ann Remington
Hardcover ISBN: 9781437719260
eBook ISBN: 9781455727773
Imprint: Butterworth-Heinemann
Published Date: 21st June 2011
Page Count: 588

Description

Taking the place of the multiple texts traditionally needed to cover visual anatomy and physiology, Clinical Anatomy and Physiology of the Visual System, 3rd Edition dramatically lightens your load by providing one book that covers it all! This concise, well-referenced resource contains information on the clinical anatomy of the eye, its adnexa and visual pathways, histologic information, plus newly added content on physiology of the human ocular structures. Vivid illustrations complement the text and provide clinical information on diseases and disorders that represent departures from normal clinical anatomy.

Key Features

  • Comprehensive physiology coverage clarifies the integration between structure and function, eliminating your need for multiple books on the anatomy and physiology of the visual system.
  • An emphasis on clinical application helps you better understand the processes that occur in disease and dysfunction.
  • Genetic information keeps you current with the latest developments in visual anatomy and physiology.

Table of Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

  1. Visual System
  2. Cornea and Sclera
  3. Uvea
  4. Retina
  5. Crystalline Lens
  6. Aqueous and Vitreous Chambers
  7. Ocular Embryology
  8. Bones of the Skull and Orbit
  9. Ocular Adnexa and Lacrimal System
  10. Extraocular Muscles
  11. Orbital Blood Supply
  12. Cranial Nerve Innervation of Ocular Structures
  13. Visual Pathway
  14. Autonomic Innervation of Ocular Structures

Details

No. of pages:
588
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Butterworth-Heinemann 2012
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
eBook ISBN:
9781455727773
Hardcover ISBN:
9781437719260
eBook ISBN:
9781455703425

About the Author

Lee Ann Remington

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor of Optometry, Pacific University College of Optometry, Forest Grove, OR