Key Features

  • Offers a full chapter covering new imaging techniques for the retina and optic nerve.
  • Features abundantly illustrated guidance in a clear format for a quick visual reference.
  • Explores standard assessment procedures as well as microbiological examination and investigation, ultrasound and radiological evaluation, clinical visual electrophysiology, and fluorescein angiography.

Table of Contents

1. The assessment of vision
2. The Slit Lamp
3. Tonometry
4. Gonioscopy
5. Examination of the retina and optic disc
6. Optical and anatomical assessment of the cornea
7. Testing the visual field
8. Examination of the orbit and ocular adnexae
9. Ocular motility examination
10. The pupils
11. Microbiological examination and investigation
12. Ultrasound techniques in ophthalmology
13. Biometry
14. Radiological techniques in ophthalmic investigation
15. Clinical visual electrophysiology
16. Fluorescein angiography (FA)
17. New imaging techniques: retina/optic nerve

Details

No. of pages:
256
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2006
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
Print ISBN:
9780750675864
Electronic ISBN:
9780702031946

About the authors

C. James

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Stoke Mandeville Hospital NHS Trust, Aylesbury, UK

Larry Benjamin

Affiliations and Expertise

Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Department of Ophthalmology, Stoke Mandeville Hospital NHS Trust, Buckinghamshire, UK