By James F. Vander, Janice A. Gault
This thoroughly up-to-date top-seller brings you crucial ophthalmology suggestions within the elementary, question-and-answer layout of the hugely renowned secrets and techniques Series®. From simple technology to visible fields and refraction, from the fundamental eye examination to discussions of all ophthalmologic problems, from touch lenses to corneal transplantation, difficulties of the getting older eye, and pediatric disorders-this e-book provides the entire key parts of ophthalmology for medical use, rounds, and board training. it doesn't matter what questions come up, whereas getting ready for tests or in perform, Ophthalmology secrets and techniques, third variation, has the solutions you need...in print and online!Presents figures in complete colour for more desirable visible guidance.Expedites reference and evaluation with a question-and-answer layout, bulleted lists, mnemonics, and assistance from the authors.Features a two-color web page format, "Key issues" bins, and lists of helpful websites to augment your referencing power.Includes a bankruptcy containing the "Top a hundred secrets and techniques" in ophthalmology, permitting you to quick evaluation crucial material.Comes in a handy pocket dimension for simple entry to key details.
By M Jones; F Moffatt
content material: part 1: evaluate instruments part 2: Pathophysiology part three: Physiotherapy suggestions and Adjuncts part four: Case stories and Self-Assessment
By Sudi Patel, Kenny Blades
This sensible guide comprises whole details on pathophysiology, therapy making plans, and remedy for dry eye - an uncomfortable, occasionally serious which may be because of elements equivalent to affliction, touch lens put on, environmental stipulations, or apparatus. transparent and concise but entire, it adopts a scientific evidence-based, decision-making method of the topic with sensible recommendation on surroundings targets, making plans remedy ambitions, and handling stipulations. It serves as a necessary pocket reference for somebody concerned with the remedy and administration of dry eye conditions.Clear discussions clarify the right way to set priorities and determine instructions for therapy in response to the patient's proposing symptoms.No different publication provides a succinct, useful advisor to remedy and winning administration of dry eye.All elements that may reason dry eye stipulations are addressed, having a look past the commonest touch lens problems to elements akin to illness, the surroundings, and gear worn via the patient.Clinically correct process makes this distinctive source tremendous invaluable within the patient-care setting.Practical recommendation outlines succinct tools for the simplest administration of dry eye conditions.Comprehensive info is gifted in a quick-reference, synoptic layout that is handy and easy-to-use.Well-referenced chapters current evidence-based details and aspect to unique resources for additional examine and investigation.Both universal and critical dry eye stipulations are lined, prioritized so clinicians can see the therapy implications linked to each.Clear illustrations and line diagrams exhibit key visible ideas and support readers see the real-world scientific functions.
By Samuel M. Lam MD, Mark J. Glasgold MD, Robert A. Glasgold MD
This book/DVD set is a completely illustrated ''how-to'' advisor to facial fats move, a brand new facial rejuvenation method that enables the health professional to sculpt the face and restoration it to its ordinary good looks. fats is harvested from fattier parts of the physique via a suction procedure and injected into the face with a small cannula. The fats transferred turns into included as dwelling tissue and the consequences are tremendous durable. The publication publications readers via this approach with easy-to-follow directions and greater than 2 hundred full-color step by step illustrations.
Two DVDs accompanying the ebook comprise video clips demonstrating the approach and pitfalls.
By Gustavo C. Román
On may perhaps four, 1993, Cuba requested the foreign well-being neighborhood and the realm well-being association (WHO) to discover the reason for a mysterious epidemic of blindness that was once spreading uncontrollably. Contradictory hypotheses faced theteam of scientists in this undertaking. Is the epidemic the results of a plot to topple Castro, because the Cubans think? Or publicity to radioactivity or an unidentified nerve toxin by chance published by means of the Russian military taking flight from Cuba? Cuban Blindness: Diary of a Mysterious Epidemic Neuropathy is a firsthand account of the epidemic of blindness and the hardships of lifestyles in Cuba on the time of the "special interval" that the cave in of the Soviet Union and the tightening of the USA embargo. Dr. Román—who was once on the time leader of Neuroepidemiology on the US nationwide Institutes of Health—was a player during this clinical venture and describes the neurological indicators skilled via the sufferers of this epidemic sickness, and narrates the epidemiologists’ detective paintings suffering to unravel the secret. This publication combines neuroscience and medical discovery with political intrigue, ultimately bringing the reader to the unforeseen resolution supplied by way of a WWII survivor of Changi POW Camp in Singapore. Cuban Blindness: Diary of a Mysterious Epidemic Neuropathy is an outline of the neuroepidemiological examine undertaken to spot the reason for the epidemic neurological sickness that affected Cuba in 1993-1994.
*Summarizes scientific manifestations in prototypical case reports
*Analyzes attainable neurological and neuroepidemiological motives from attainable viruses to toxins
*Discusses the well-being ramifications of political judgements surrounding the Cuban Embargo
*Describes the implementation of remedy and preventive measures
By John R. Leigh, David S. Zee
The Neurology of Eye pursuits offers clinicians with a synthesis of present clinical details that may be utilized to the prognosis and therapy of issues of ocular motility. uncomplicated scientists also will make the most of descriptions of the way facts from anatomical, electrophysiological, pharmacological, and imaging stories will be without delay utilized to the examine of sickness. through severely reviewing such easy reports, the authors construct a conceptual framework that may be utilized to the translation of irregular ocular motor habit on the bedside. those syntheses are summarized in containers, new figures, schematics and tables. half I discusses the visible desire and neural foundation for every sensible category of eye hobbies. half II bargains with the overview of double imaginative and prescient, and systematically examines what percentage issues of the significant apprehensive approach have an effect on eye events. This definitive new version has been largely rewritten and comprises many new figures and an up to date part at the remedy of irregular eye hobbies resembling nystagmus. Insights and strategies from present examine, case examples, bedside and laboratory stories and hundreds of thousands of references are all on hand the following from well-known authors within the box. This quantity is a needs to for figuring out stream problems. an incredible innovation has been improvement of a CD-ROM that gives hypertext hyperlinks (which bridge easy technology to scientific issues), and viewing of issues of eye activities through over forty five movies.
By Sohan Singh Hayreh
This e-book presents a finished account of the pathogenesis, scientific positive factors, and administration of ocular vascular occlusive issues, with the point of interest a great deal at the medical facts. this gives a valid foundation for addressing the various controversies that encompass those problems, which jointly represent the most typical reason behind visible impairment or blindness. The booklet is split into sections, the 1st of which addresses the fundamental technological know-how and encompasses vascular anatomy, blood offer and movement, and retinal tolerance time to acute ischemia. the second one, medical, part covers the presentation, medical gains, prognosis, and therapy of the entire variety of vascular occlusive problems of the retina, the choroid, the anterior phase of the attention, ophthalmic manifestations of carotid artery ailment and the optic nerve. Ocular Vascular Occlusive issues, written through a exclusive global chief within the box, should be helpful for common ophthalmologists, and especially for retina experts, neuro-ophthalmologists, and researchers.
By Ramana S. Moorthy, MD
A dialogue of the scientific method of uveitis results in widely rewritten chapters on noninfectious (autoimmune) and infectious varieties of uveitis. additionally lined are endophthalmitis, masquerade syndromes, and issues of uveitis. A dialogue on ocular involvement in AIDS has been up-to-date. The part on immunology describes the human immune reaction in phrases that make it hugely obtainable to readers.
By Joseph Besharse, Dean Bok
This option of articles from the Encyclopedia of the attention overlaying retina, optics/optic nerve and comparative subject matters constitutes the 1st reference for scientists, submit doctors, and graduate scholars with an curiosity past general textbook fabrics. It covers the total spectrum of analysis at the retina - from the fundamental biochemistry of ways nerve cells are created to details on neurotransmitters, comparisons of the constitution and neuroscience of peripheral imaginative and prescient structures in several species, and all through to harm fix and different medical applications.*The first unmarried quantity to combine comparative reviews right into a accomplished source at the neuroscience of the retina *Chapters are carefully chosen from the Encyclopedia of the attention through one of many world's major imaginative and prescient researchers *The most sensible researchers within the box offer their conclusions within the context of the most recent experimental effects