Clinical Diagnosis in Ophthalmology

Clinical Diagnosis in Ophthalmology

by Jack J. Kanski
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323037615

ISBN-13: 9780323037617

Pub. Date: 06/28/2006

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

One of ophthalmology's most respected authors, Dr. Jack Kanski, presents a spectrum of clinical signs for each condition in this brand-new diagnostic atlas. Covers virtually every ocular disease, with particular focus on systemic disorders to help readers diagnose a wealth of ophthalmic conditions. Discussions emphasize variations in the appearance and evolution of

Overview

One of ophthalmology's most respected authors, Dr. Jack Kanski, presents a spectrum of clinical signs for each condition in this brand-new diagnostic atlas. Covers virtually every ocular disease, with particular focus on systemic disorders to help readers diagnose a wealth of ophthalmic conditions. Discussions emphasize variations in the appearance and evolution of disease processes...from the trivial to the severe. Uniquely organized by anatomical region, this concise, user-friendly reference is an outstanding aid to clinical decision making. Over 2,800 full-color images, many original to Dr. Kanski's private collection and never before published, depict nearly all disease conditions encountered in practice. Illustrations are enhanced by accompanying text—concise, bullet-pointed summaries that are ideal for easy reference. This reference also includes a CD-ROM containing all of the images from the text, available for download into electronic presentations.

• Serves as a complete diagnostic guide of ophthalmic disease.
• Features over 2,800 full-color clinical photographs, many original to Dr. Kanski's private collection.
• Includes a CD-ROM containing all of the images from the text—suitable to download for electronic presentations.
• Provides concisely written, easy-to-read, templated chapters.
• Offers many angiograms, radiographs, and scans that emphasis pathological processes.
• Organizes topics logically—by anatomic region—starting with the front of the eye and progressing through to the retina, to make information easy to find.
• Represents the ideal guide for comparison to the full range of conditions seen in practice, or for certification/recertification review.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323037617
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
06/28/2006
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
800
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 10.90(h) x 1.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
Acknowledgements
1. The Eyelids
2. The Orbit
3. The Conjunctiva
4. The Episclera and Sclera
5. Dry Eye
6. The Cornea
7. The Lens
8. Glaucoma
9. Tumours
10. Uveitus
11. Retinal Detachment
12. Retinal Vascular Disease
13. Macula
14. Fundus Dystrophies
15. Congential Anomalies
16. Neuro
17. Strabismus
18. Trauma
Index

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