Review of Ophthalmology

2nd Edition

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Authors:

  • William Trattler
  • Peter Kaiser
  • Neil Friedman
  • Key Features

    • Efficiently review a wide spectrum of topics with an organization by common ophthalmologic subspecialties.

    • Maximize retention with a popular outline approach that distills key information on each topic alongside sample review questions.

    • Review the findings of many important clinical studies with which you are expected to be familiar.
    • Test your understanding of essential information with questions at the end of each chapter and answers at the end of the book.

    Table of Contents

    1. Optics

    · Properties of Light
    · Refraction
    · Prisms
    · Vergence
    · Magnification
    · Mirrors
    · Eye as Optical System
    · Prescribing Glasses
    · Contact Lenses
    · Low Vision Aids
    · Intraocular Lenses
    · Ophthalmic Instruments
    · Equations

    2. Pharmacology

    · Pharmacodynamics/Pharmacokinetics
    · Routes of Administration
    · Anesthetics
    · Autonomic System Drugs
    · Glaucoma Medications
    · Anti-Inflammatory Drugs
    · Anti-Infective Drugs
    · Miscellaneous
    · Ocular toxicology

    3. Pathology/Embryology

    · Pathology
    · Embryology

    4. Neuro-Ophthalmology

    · Anatomy of the Visual Pathway
    · Physiology
    · Diplopia
    · Central Eye Movement Disorders
    · Cranial Nerve Palsies
    · Pupils
    · Ocular Muscle Disorders
    · Eye Movements in Coma
    · Optic Nerve
    · Optic Atrophy
    · Chiasm Compression
    · Retrochiasmal Disorders
    · Cortical Lesions
    · Disorders During Pregnancy
    · Brain Tumors
    · Headaches
    · Functional Visual Loss
    · Transient Visual Loss
    · Other Visual Phenomena
    · Vascular Disorders
    · Intracranial Arachnoid Cyst
    · Neuro-Ophthalmic Manifestations of AIDS

    5. Pediatrics/Strabismus

    · Anatomy/Physiology
    · Disorders
    · Orbit
    · Craniofacial disorders
    · Lids
    · Lacrimal
    · Conjuctiva
    · Cornea
    · Iris
    · Lens
    · Glaucoma
    · Uveitis
    · Metabolic
    · Retina
    · Phakomatoses
    · Optic Nerve
    · Strabismus

    6. Orbit/Lids/Adnexa

    · Anatomy
    · Radiographic Imaging
    · Orbital Disorders
    · Vascular Abnormalities
    · Tumors
    · Eyelid Disorders
    · Nasolacrimal System Disorders
    · Orbital Surgery
    · Table of Differential Diagnoses

    7. Cornea/External Disease

    · Anatomy/Physiology
    · Conjunctival Disorders
    · Corneal Disorders
    · Scleral Disorders
    · Surge

    Details

    No. of pages:
    400
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2012
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781437727036
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781455737734

    About the authors

    William Trattler

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Cornea Specialist, Center for Excellence in Eye Care, FL, USA; Volunteer Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Medical School, Miami, FL

    Peter Kaiser

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Director, Digital OCT Reading Center, Staff, Vitreoretinal Section, Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH

    Neil Friedman

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA; Private Practice, Mid-Peninsula Ophthalmology Medical Group, Palo Alto, CA