Synopsis of Clinical Ophthalmology

3rd Edition

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Authors:

  • Jack Kanski
  • Brad Bowling
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    Table of Contents

    1. Eyelids
    Benign Nodules and Cysts
    Benign Tumours
    Malignant  Tumours
    Allergic Disorders
    Disorders of Eyelashes
    Viral Infections
    Chronic Blepharitis
    Ptosis
    Ectropion
    Entropion
    Miscellaneous Acquired Disorders
    Cosmetic Eyelid and Periocular Surgery
    Congenital Malformations

    2. Lacrimal Drainage System
    Acquired Obstruction
    Congenital Obstruction
    Principles of Adult Lacrimal Surgery
    Lacrimal Infections

    3. Orbit
    Thyroid Eye Disease
    Infections
    Non-infective Inflammatory Disease
    Vascular Abnormalities
    Cystic Lesions
    Tumours
    Anophthalmic Socket
    Craniosynostoses

    4. Dry Eye
    Definitions
    Classification of keratoconjunctivitis sicca
    Sjögren syndrome
    Diagnosis of dry eye
    Treatment


    5. Conjunctiva
    Bacterial Conjunctivitis
    Viral Conjunctivitis
    Allergic Conjunctivitis
    Conjunctivitis in Blistering Mucocutaneous Disease
    Miscellaneous Conjunctivitis
    Degenerations


    6. Cornea
    Bacterial Keratitis
    Fungal Keratitis
    Herpes Simplex Keratitis
    Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus
    Interstitial Keratitis
    Protozoan Keratitis
    Bacterial Hypersensitivity – Mediated Corneal Disease
    Rosacea
    Severe Peripheral Corneal Ulceration
    Neurotrophic Keratopathy
    Exposure Keratopathy
    Miscellaneous Keratopathy
    Corneal Ectasias
    Corneal Dystrophies
    Corneal Degenerations
    Metabolic Keratopathies
    Contact Lenses
    Congenital Anomalies of the Cornea and Globe

    7. Corneal and Refractive Surgery
    Keratoplasty
    Refractive Procedures


    8. Episclera and Sclera
    Episcleritis
    Immune-mediated Scleritis
    Scleral Discoloration


    9. Lens
    Acquired Cataract
    Management of Age-related Cataract
    Congenital Cataract
    Ectopia Lentis
    Abnormalities of Shape

    10. Glaucoma
    Ocular Hypertension
    Primary Open-angle Glaucoma
    Normal-pressure Glaucoma
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    Details

    No. of pages:
    456
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2013
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders Ltd.
    Print ISBN:
    9780702050213
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702050381

    About the authors

    Jack Kanski

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Honorary Consultant Ophthalmic Surgeon, Prince Charles Eye Unit, King Edward VII Hospital, Windsor, UK

    Brad Bowling

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Ophthalmologist, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia