Key Features

  • A uniquely focused book, aimed at the primary care non-specialist physician
  • Concise text and diagnostic flowcharts to guide readers towards correct diagnosis and management
  • Chapters are organised around common presenting symptoms
  • Colour photos illustrating common eye conditions
  • Includes guidance on patients who need screening for eye disease

Table of Contents

Introduction. Staying out of trouble with eyes. How to examine an eye patient. Visual loss. The red eye. Eye trauma. Turned eye/double vision. Abnormal appearance of the eyes or eyelids. Watery, itchy or gritty eyes. Other eye symptoms. Who needs screening for eye disease ? Basic eye procedures.

Details

No. of pages:
272
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone Australia
eBook ISBN:
9780729580830
Print ISBN:
9780729540834

About the authors

Anthony Pane

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Neuro-Ophthalmologist, Queensland Eye Institute, Brisbane, Australia

Peter Simcock

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, West of England Eye Unit, Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Exeter, UK