Glaucoma: Science and Practice


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Oregon Health and Science Univ., Portland. Reference, for clinicians and residents, covers the full spectrum of glaucoma problems, including epidemiology and genetics, intraocular pressure, optic nerve, medical therapy, laser therapy, and surgical therapy. Includes pitfalls, references, and illustrations.
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The Anterior Eye and Therapeutics: Diagnosis and Management


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This comprehensive text presents concise, up-to-date information on the treatment of common anterior segment conditions with ocular therapeutics. Coverage includes the latest evidence-based research findings related to contact lens wear, eye infections and allergies, the pathogenesis of disease processes, and pharmacology. The practice-based approach and extensive illustrations guide you through the entire process — from examination to diagnosis and treatment — to help you quickly find key information and effectively apply it in the clinical setting.

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Primary Retinal Detachment


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This information-packed volume is the ultimate guide for today?s vitreo-retinal surgeon.The book begins with an extensive review, analyzing the evolution of present-day detachment surgery over the past 70 years. Here, a changing pattern of treatment modalities comes into view, with four primary procedures in use at the beginning of the twenty-first century.Experts in the field of retinal and vitreous surgery then describe the following surgical techniques: cerclage with drainage, pneumatic retinopexy, primary vitrectomy, and minimal segmental buckling without drainage. The advantages and disadvantages of each technique are assessed in relation to case selection, single operation attachment, final attachment, complications, visual function, and cost effectiveness. The techniques are then compared with each other.

The volume continues with a description of the use of modern adjuvant pharmacotherapy (intravitreal triamcinolone acetonide, anti-metabolites, fluorouracil, daunorubicin, heparin, etc.) to improve the surgical and functional outcome of these techniques

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Ophthalmic Drug Facts 2007




Annual providing objective ophthalmic drug data. Designed to promote efficient, quality eye health care. For clinicians. This edition includes anti-infective including Vitravene, contact lens care products, indications for Timolol Maleate, and glaucoma agents. All ophthalmic drugs are grouped by therapeutic classesclick

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Manual for Eye Examination and Diagnosis


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Health professionals and students need look no further than the seventh edition of Leitman’s Manual for Eye Examination and Diagnosis for a concise introduction to eye diagnosis and treatment.

Designed to be read cover-to-cover, this short, well illustrated text summarizes key points needed for understanding basic examination techniques, use of instruments and major ophthalmic disorders. It provides a strong foundation of knowledge on which to grow and enjoy this ever-changing speciality.

Manual for Eye Examination and Diagnosis is the only complete overview of eyecare available in such an easy-to-read format, and features:

Over 360 full-color illustrations and clinical photographs
Coverage of the fundamentals with practical, clinical points
Updated information on refractive surgery, glaucoma surgery and neuro-ophthalmology
Latest information on tests such as OCT and optic nerve fiber scanning.

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