LASIK (Laser in Situ Keratomileusis): Fundamentals, Surgical by Dimitri T. Azar, Douglas Koch

By Dimitri T. Azar, Douglas Koch

LASIK is a well timed and authoritative resource for refractive, corneal, and cataract surgeons; ophthalmologists; optometrists; ophthalmic surgeons; and upper-level undergraduate, graduate, and scientific scholars in those disciplines. This consultant emphasizes the newest instruments and step by step tactics to extend the protection, predictability, and long term balance of LASIK systems.

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VEGF by Ferrara N.

By Ferrara N.

Vascular endothelial development issue (VEGF) is a mitogen and survival issue for endothelial cells and an inducer of angiogenesis and vascular permeability. it really is crucial for developmental angiogenesis and lack of a unmarried VEGF allele leads to early embryonic lethality. VEGF-mediated angiogenesis can also be required for lady reproductive features and endochondral bone formation. titanic facts additionally implicates VEGF in tumors and intra-ocular neovascular syndromes. a number of ideas are being hired to inhibit VEGF functionality as a method to regard melanoma and age-related macular degeneration. A humanized anti-VEGF monoclonal antibody is almost immediately in section III scientific trials as a remedy for reliable tumors.

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Eye Essentials: Diabetes and the Eye by Chris Steele BSc(Hons) FCOptom DCLP DipOC FBCLA, David

By Chris Steele BSc(Hons) FCOptom DCLP DipOC FBCLA, David H. W. Steel MBBs FRCOphth, Colin Waine OBE FCSGP FRCPath

This identify is directed basically in the direction of well-being care execs outdoor of the us. Eye necessities is a big sequence which gives authoritative and available details for all eye care execs, no matter if in education or in perform. each one e-book is a quick revision reduction for college students taking better expert skills and a convenient scientific reference consultant for practitioners in busy clinics. hugely designed with synoptic textual content, convenient tables, key bullet issues, summaries, icons and lovely complete color illustrations, the books have swiftly verified themselves because the crucial eye health center pocket books.

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Ptosis Surgery by Arnab Biswas

By Arnab Biswas

Ptosis is the abnormally low place of the higher eye lid, occasionally referred to as "lazy eye". If left untreated in babies it could impair the improvement of imaginative and prescient, and in adults it can be a hallmark of muscle weak point, endocrine ailment, melanoma or poisoning. This entire textual content and atlas bargains ophthalmologists in coaching and in education whole assurance of the reasons, analysis, assessment and surgical interventions on hand to therapy this . offered in ten chapters from anatomy and differential diagnoses to surgical interventions, this ebook indicates the most recent surgical thoughts first of all via line drawings ahead of relocating to scientific images of the concepts. The publication additionally covers the surgical administration of different linked stipulations i.e. telecanthus, epicanthus, and ectropion that might need to be controlled along with Ptosis and includes a useful checklist of gear mentioned to urge Ptosis and syndromes and illnesses linked to the .

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Ultrasonography in Ophthalmology 14: Proceedings of the 14th by J.M. Thijssen, H.C. Fledelius, S. Tane

By J.M. Thijssen, H.C. Fledelius, S. Tane

Ultrasonography in Ophthalmology 14 offers a variety of the papers offered on the 14th SIDUO Congress, Tokyo, Japan, 1992. The papers were grouped into the subsequent topics: instrumentation and methods, biometric ultrasound, analysis of intraocular sickness, and analysis of orbital and periorbital illness.
Audience: All these thinking about ophthalmic ultrasonography.

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Practical Ophthalmology: A Survival Guide for Doctors and by Anthony Pane MBBS MMedSc FRANZCO PhD, Peter Simcock MB ChB

By Anthony Pane MBBS MMedSc FRANZCO PhD, Peter Simcock MB ChB DO FRCS FRCOphth

A pocket sized, symptom established e-book on ophthalmology that is designed to lead non-specialists in the direction of effective and secure prognosis, and onward referral the place necessary.

  • A really symptom-based booklet on ophthalmology - starts off from the providing criticism reminiscent of purple eye, lack of imaginative and prescient, flashing lighting or floating spots.
  • Concise textual content and diagnostic flowcharts consultant the reader in the direction of right prognosis and administration - excellent for the non-specialist whose major precedence isn't to overlook critical disease.
  • Pocket-sized structure and plastic conceal make it excellent for medical situations.
  • Illustrated in color throughout.
  • Gives counsel on who wishes screening for eye disease.

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Glaucoma Volume 1: Medical Diagnosis and Therapy by Tarek M. Shaarawy MD MSc, Mark B. Sherwood FRCP FRCOphth,

By Tarek M. Shaarawy MD MSc, Mark B. Sherwood FRCP FRCOphth, Jonathan G. Crowston PhD FRCOphth FRANZCO, Roger A. Hitchings FRCOphth

Fresh dramatic advances in prognosis, in addition to clinical therapy, suggest so you might supply your glaucoma sufferers extra well timed and powerful interventions. quantity One during this brand-new medical reference makes a speciality of the diagnostic and healing features of glaucoma remedy, and the newest imaging recommendations resembling ultrasound biomicroscopy and optical coherence tomography in addition to new compounds, combos, and sessions of substances. You’ll get the excellent, professional counsel you want to make optimum use of those new approaches…online and in print!

  • Presents world-class services via suggestion from major experts throughout six continents.
  • Covers sizzling issues reminiscent of ultrasound biomicroscopy (UBM), anterior section optical coherence tomography (AS-OCT), a number of the varieties of glaucoma, alpha agonists, and extra.
  • Highlights nuances of glaucoma presentation in six hundred high quality pictures and images that assist you visualize key diagnostic findings and operative techniques.
  • Features a whole part dedicated to new horizons, together with the newest in stem telephone study, gene move, and implants.
  • Allows speedy reference due to a well-organized, straight forward full-color format.
  • Provides entry to the contents of the ebook on-line, absolutely searchable for quick session from anywhere with an online connection.

Your buy entitles you to entry the website until eventually the following version is released, or till the present version is not any longer provided on the market by way of Elsevier, whichever happens first. If the subsequent version is released lower than three hundred and sixty five days after your buy, you can be entitled to on-line entry for twelve months out of your date of buy. Elsevier reserves the precise to provide an appropriate substitute product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based digital model) should still on-line entry to the website be discontinued.

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Ophthalmology Secrets in Color by Janice Gault MD FACS, James F. Vander MD

By Janice Gault MD FACS, James F. Vander MD

This thoroughly up to date top-seller brings you crucial ophthalmology assistance within the easy, question-and-answer structure of the hugely renowned secrets and techniques Series®. From uncomplicated technology to visible fields and refraction, from the fundamental eye examination to discussions of all ophthalmologic issues, from touch lenses to corneal transplantation, difficulties of the getting older eye, and pediatric disorders-this booklet offers the entire key parts of ophthalmology for medical use, rounds, and board practise. it doesn't matter what questions come up, whereas getting ready for assessments or in perform, Ophthalmology secrets and techniques, third version, has the solutions you need...in print and online!Presents figures in complete colour for more suitable visible guidance.Expedites reference and evaluation with a question-and-answer layout, bulleted lists, mnemonics, and information from the authors.Features a two-color web page structure, "Key issues" packing containers, and lists of helpful sites to augment your referencing power.Includes a bankruptcy containing the "Top a hundred secrets and techniques" in ophthalmology, allowing you to speedy overview crucial material.Comes in a handy pocket measurement for simple entry to key info.

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Albert & Jakobiec’s Principles & Practice of Ophthalmology by Daniel M. Albert MD MS, Joan W. Miller MD, Dimitri T. Azar

By Daniel M. Albert MD MS, Joan W. Miller MD, Dimitri T. Azar MD, Barbara A. Blodi MD

Contained in the third version of this esteemed masterwork, enormous quantities of the main unusual specialists from world wide supply modern day top solutions to each query that arises on your perform. They convey in-depth assistance on new diagnostic techniques, operative approach, and remedy choice, in addition to cogent factors of each new clinical proposal and its medical significance. With its new streamlined, extra hassle-free, full-color structure - in addition to entry to the full contents on-line - this third variation makes reference a lot speedier, more straightforward, and extra flexible. greater than ever, it is the resource you want to successfully and hopefully triumph over any medical problem you'll face.

  • Comprehensive, authoritative, and richly illustrated insurance of each clinical and medical precept in ophthalmology guarantees that you'll regularly be capable to locate the assistance you must diagnose and deal with your sufferers' ocular difficulties and meet state-of-the-art criteria of care.
  • Updates contain thoroughly new sections on "Refractive surgical procedure" and "Ethics and Professionalism"... an up-to-date and improved "Geneitcs" section... an up to date "Retina" part that includes OCT imaging and new drug treatments for macular degeneration... and plenty of different vital new advancements that have an effect on your sufferer care.
  • A streamlined structure (now 4 volumes rather than six) and a brand new, extra straightforward full-color layout - with many at-a-glance precis tables, algorithms, bins, diagrams, and hundreds of thousands of exceptional colour illustrations - helps you to find the help you would like extra speedily than ever.
  • Access to the entire contents of the four-volume set on-line - with speedy seek features and downloadable illustrations - permits you to speedy and powerfully reference the cloth from any computer.

Your buy entitles you to entry the website until eventually the subsequent version is released, or until eventually the present variation isn't any longer provided on the market through Elsevier, whichever happens first. If the following variation is released lower than three hundred and sixty five days after your buy, you may be entitled to on-line entry for 365 days out of your date of buy. Elsevier reserves the proper to supply an appropriate substitute product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based digital model) should still entry to the website be discontinued.

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