Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus

4th Edition

Expert Consult - Online and Print

Authors:

  • Creig Hoyt
  • David Taylor
  • Key Features

    • Take a holistic approach to patient management that considers the family and ensures optimal doctor-patient relationships.
    • Get a balanced view of etiology, diagnosis, and management, and access unique guidance on the practical problems encountered in real-life clinical cases.
    • Impresses the importance of systemic disease in diagnosis and management.

    Table of Contents

    Section 1: Epidemiology, Growth and Development
    1. Epidemiology and World-wide Impact of Visual Impairment in Children
    2. Clinical Embryology and Development  of the Eye
    3. Clinical Developmental Biology of the Eye
    4. Clinical aspects of Normal and Abnormal Visual Development  + DVM
    5. Pre- and Post-natal growth of the eye and  the visual system, emmetropization, refraction and refractive errors: current and developing treatments.
    6. Milestones and  Normative Data

    Section 2: Core Practice
    7. History, Examination and Further Investigation
    8. Visual Electrophysiology: how it can help you and your patient
    9. Imaging the fundus
    10. Ophthalmic Genetics in your practice

    Section 3: Infections, Allergic and External Eye Disorders
    11. Toxoplasmosis and other intrauterine infections
    12. Conjunctivitis of the Newborn
    13. Preseptal and Orbital Cellulitis
    14. Endophthalmitis.
    15. External Eye Disease and the Oculocutaneous Disorders
    16. Ocular Manifestations of HIV/AIDS in Children

    Section 4: Systematic Paediatric  Ophthalmology
    Part 1: Disorders of the Eye as a Whole
    17. Disorders of the Eye as a Whole
    Part 2: Lids, Brows and oculoplastics
    18. Developmental Anomalies of the Lids
    19. Ptosis, other lid problems, eyelashes and sockets-  practical management
    20. Lid and Orbital Capillary Hemangiomas and other  Vascular Disease
    Part 3: Orbit and Lacrimal
    21. Lacrimal System
    22. Orbital Disease in Children
    23. Neurogenic Tumours
    24. Rhabdomyosarcoma
    25. Other Mesenchymal Abnormalities
    26. Metastatic, Secondary & Lacrimal Gland Tumours
    27. Histiocytic, Haematopoietic and Lymphoproliferative  Disorders
    28. Craniofacial Abnormalities
    29. Cystic Lesions and Ectopias
    30. Inflammatory Disorders
    Part 4: External Disease and Anterior segment
    31. Conj

    Details

    No. of pages:
    1168
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2013
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders Ltd.
    Print ISBN:
    9780702046919
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702052859

    About the authors

    Creig Hoyt

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Emeritus Professor and Chair, Department of Ophthalmology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA

    David Taylor

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor Emeritus, Institute of Child Health, University College London; Director of Examinations, International Council of Ophthalmology, London, UK