Key Features

Thoroughly revised and updated chapters

  • Recent Advances in Lamellar Keratoplasty
  • Principles of Molecular Genetics
  • Intraocular Tumours
  • Recent Advances in Oculoplastic Surgery
  • Ophthalmic Electrodiagnostic Techniques
  • Ultrasonography in Ophthalmology
  • Ocular Coherence Tomography
  • Anterior Segment Trauma
  • Corneal Topography and Wavefront Sensing

Table of Contents

SECTION I: OCULAR REFRACTION

1. Corneal Topography and Wavefront Sensing

2. Overview of Refractive Procedures

3. Surgical Correction of Hypermetropia and Presbyopia

4. Contact Lenses

5. Low Visual Aids

SECTION II: OCULAR THERAPEUTICS

6. Newer Drugs in Glaucoma

7. Drugs Used for the Management of Ocular Viral Infections

8. Antifungal Drugs for Ophthalmic Use

9. Fluoroquinolones and Other Antibiotics

10. Immunosuppressive Agents in Ophthalmology

11. Intravitreal VEGF Inhibitors and Corticosteroids

SECTION III: CORNEA AND OCULAR SURFACE DISORDERS

12. Stem Cells in Ophthalmology

13. Microbial Keratitis: A Guide to Diagnosis and Management

14. Ocular Surface Disorders: Classification, Diagnosis and Management

15. Eye Banking and Corneal Preservation

16. Recent Advances in Lamellar Keratoplasty

 

SECTION IV: PAEDIATRIC OPHTHALMOLOGY

17. Retinopathy of Prematurity

18. Amblyopia

19. Intermittent Exotropia (Divergent Squint)

20. Esodeviations

21. Vertical Squint

22. Nystagmus

23. Principles of Molecular Genetics

 

SECTION V: LENS AND GLAUCOMA

24. Recent Advances in Cataract Surgery

25. Aqueous Drainage Devices

26. Pharmacologic Modulation of Glaucoma Filtering Surgery

27. Uveoscleral Outflow

28. Laser Therapy in Glaucoma

29. Automated Perimetry in Glaucoma

 

SECTION VI: UVEA, VITREOUS, RETINA, OPTIC NERVE AND PATHWAYS

30. Basic Concepts in Immunology and Immunological Disorders of the Uvea

31. Investigations in Uveitis

32. Recent Trends in the Management of Ocular Inflammation

33. Ocular Manifestations of AIDS

34. Endophthalmitis

35. Vitreoretinal Surgery: Instrumentation

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Details

No. of pages:
842
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier India
Electronic ISBN:
9788131231654
Print ISBN:
9788131216804