Review of Ophthalmology

2nd Edition

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Authors:

  • Peter Kaiser
  • William Trattler
  • 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:
    9781455745043