Small Animal Ophthalmology - 4th Edition - ISBN: 9780702028618, 9780702042782

Small Animal Ophthalmology

4th Edition

A Problem-Oriented Approach

Editors: Robert Peiffer Simon Petersen-Jones
eBook ISBN: 9780702042782
Paperback ISBN: 9780702028618
Imprint: Saunders Ltd.
Published Date: 11th September 2008
Page Count: 344

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This new edition retains the successful problem-oriented approach and full color text of the previous edition, along with wide coverage of all aspects of small animal ophthalmology and more than 150 color illustrations. In addition the new edition offers much more, including an instructional CD-Rom of 40 clinical cases comprising video clips and questions, to further improve the reader's skills in reaching an accurate diagnosis and selecting the best treatment option. All chapters have been fully revised and updated to take into account latest developments.

Key Features

  • Over 150 full-color illustrations on all common ophthalmic conditions

  • Problem-oriented approach engages the reader and promotes learning

  • Concise basic science chapter to set the background to the clinical conditions

  • Comprehensive clinical examination and diagnosis chapter

  • International ophthalmic formulary appendix for quick reference to drug doses and formulations

  • Aimed at veterinary students and general practitioners

Table of Contents

Ch 1. Clinical Basic Science

Ch 2. Diagnostics

Ch 3. Therapeutics

Ch 4. Abnormal Appearance

Ch 5. Visual Impairment

Ch 6.Orbital and Ocular Pain

Ch 7. Ocular Discharge

Appendix: Ophthalmic Formulary


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About the Editors

Robert Peiffer

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Investigator, Merck and Co., West Point, PA

Simon Petersen-Jones

Affiliations and Expertise

Assistant Professor of Comparative Ophthalmology, Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, Veterinary Medical Center, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, USA