Slatter's Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology - 4th Edition - ISBN: 9780721605616, 9781455757138

Slatter's Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology

4th Edition

Authors: David Maggs Paul Miller Ron Ofri
eBook ISBN: 9781455757138
eBook ISBN: 9781416064794
Hardcover ISBN: 9780721605616
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 2nd October 2007
Page Count: 496

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Recognize, diagnose, and manage a vast range of common and important ocular conditions with the latest edition of this trusted reference. Extensively revised and updated by a team of internationally respected contributors, this edition provides a comprehensive, yet practically oriented, diagnostic guide to ophthalmic disease, covering structure and function, ocular development, pathology, examination and diagnosis, pharmacology, and emergency management for a wide variety of small and large animal species.

Key Features

  • Clinical focus addresses vital information for evaluating, diagnosing, managing, and monitoring patients.
  • Logical organization based on anatomic region makes information easy to locate.

Table of Contents

  1. Structure and Function of the Eye

    2. Development and Congenital Abnormalities

    3. Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics

    4. General Pathology of the Eye

    5. Basic Diagnostic Techniques

    6. Eyelids

    7. Conjunctiva

    8. Third Eyelid

    9. Lacrimal System

    10. Cornea and Sclera

    11. Uvea

    12. The Glaucomas

    13. Lens

    14. Vitreous

    15. Retina

    16. Neuro-Ophthalmology

    17. Orbit

    18. Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Diseases NEW

    19. Ocular Emergencies

    20. Ophthalmology of Exotic Pets NEW


    A. Breed Predispositions to Eye Disorders

    B. Glossary of Ophthalmological Terms


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About the Author

David Maggs

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Comparative Ophthalmology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis

Paul Miller

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Professor of Comparative Ophthalmology, University of Wisconsin, School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Surgical Sciences

Ron Ofri

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, Veterinary Ophthalmology, Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel