Ophthalmology

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Thieme, 2015 M10 16 - 400 páginas

The World of Ophthalmology in Your Hand

This larger-format third edition of a remarkable atlas reflects the latest advances in the constantly evolving specialty of ophthalmology. Firsthand knowledge is culled from the authors' decades of patient consultations, teaching, and combined surgical experience. Cataract, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, and age-related macular degeneration are covered along with other eye diseases affecting millions of people worldwide. Disorders less frequently seen in clinical practice are included in its comprehensive coverage.

Organized anatomically, the comprehensive, this expertly written text covers the entire scope of ophthalmologic practice. Its systematic didactic outline detailing symptoms, examination findings, and diagnosis makes it easy to follow and consult.

Key Features:

  • A detailed chapter on clinical ophthalmological examination
  • Anatomical, pathophysiological, diagnostic, and clinical data on every area of the eye
  • 600 highest quality color photographs, superb illustrations, and overviews illustrate clinical findings and pathophysiology
  • Tables include important medications, reference dimensions, and standard values, cardinal symptoms and diagnoses
  • A glossary of technical ophthalmological terms
  • New design and larger, clearer format

Medical students and ophthalmology residents will find this an invaluable reference tool. This concise compendium also offers a stellar study aid for board exam preparation, and provides an excellent ophthalmology refresher course for practicing clinicians and allied healthcare professionals.

 

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Contenido

1 The Ophthalmic Examination
2
2 Eyelids Palpebrae
12
3 Lacrimal System
32
4 Conjunctiva
46
5 Cornea
68
6 Sclera
96
7 Lens
102
8 Uveal Tract Vascular Layer
124
13 Optic Nerve
232
14 Visual Pathway
248
15 Orbital Cavity
258
16 Optics and Refractive Errors
272
17 Ocular Motility and Strabismus
296
18 Ocular Trauma
318
19 Cardinal Symptoms
336
20 Appendix
350

9 Pupil
136
10 Glaucoma
144
11 Vitreous Body
174
12 Retina
188
21 Glossary
364
Further Reading
367
Index
369
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