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
Electronic ISBN:
9781455737734
Electronic ISBN:
9780323249171
Print ISBN:
9781437727036

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