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Complete Surgical Guide for Correcting Astigmatism: An Opthalmic Manifesto / Edition 2
     

Complete Surgical Guide for Correcting Astigmatism: An Opthalmic Manifesto / Edition 2

by Bonnie An Henderson, James P. Gills
 

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ISBN-10: 1556429355

ISBN-13: 9781556429354

Pub. Date: 08/01/2010

Publisher: SLACK, Incorporated

As the fields of cataract surgery and refractive surgery merge, the expectations of patients for perfect postoperative uncorrected vision are increasing. A Complete Surgical Guide for Correcting Astigmatism, Second Edition offers cataract and refractive surgeons a single comprehensive resource on diagnosing and managing corneal astigmatism.
 
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Overview

As the fields of cataract surgery and refractive surgery merge, the expectations of patients for perfect postoperative uncorrected vision are increasing. A Complete Surgical Guide for Correcting Astigmatism, Second Edition offers cataract and refractive surgeons a single comprehensive resource on diagnosing and managing corneal astigmatism.
 
Dr. Bonnie An Henderson and Dr. James P. Gills are joined by 45contributors to address all surgical methods of correcting astigmatism, including corneal incisional surgery, laser refractive surgery, and new intraocular lenses. In addition, this Second Edition covers the management of irregular corneal astigmatism and corneal thinning.
 
Sections include:
 

  • Preoperative Considerations
  • Corneal Surgical Correction
  • Managing Astigmatism in Cataract Surgery
  • Correcting Astigmatism with Toric Lenses
  • Managing Irregular Astigmatism

 
Not only is surgical management addressed in this updated edition, but diagnosis of astigmatism is presented with specific attention to new technology and innovative techniques. Also included are more than 200 color images and 35 tables throughout the pages of A Complete Surgical Guide for Correcting Astigmatism, Second Edition.
 
New topics include:
 
  • Diagnosing astigmatism
  • Approach and timing of surgical correction
  • Astigmatism by laser keratectomy (PRK, LASIK, LASEK)
  • IOL calculations with previous refractive surgery
  • Marking alignment instrumentation
  • Discussions of innovative techniques and collagen cross linking
  • New intraocular lenses that are not yet available in the U.S.

A Complete Surgical Guide for Correcting Astigmatism, Second Edition brings together the world’s experts in cataract and refractive surgery, making it a must-have resource for every surgeon aspiring to successfully manage and treat patients with astigmatism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781556429354
Publisher:
SLACK, Incorporated
Publication date:
08/01/2010
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.20(h) x 0.80(d)

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Table of Contents

 

Dedication

Acknowledgments

About the Editors

Contributing Authors

Preface

Section I. Overview

    Chapter 1. Surgical Correction of Astigmatism
           Bonnie An Henderson, MD; Mana Tehrani, MD; Nick Mamalis, MD; Richard S. Hoffman, MD;
           I. Howard Fine, MD; H. Burkhard Dick, MD; and Mark Packer, MD, FACS
Section II. Preoperative Considerations
    Chapter 2. Diagnosing Astigmatism
           Mark Packer, MD, FACS; Natalie A. Afshari, MD, FACS; and Brian D. Alder, MD
    Chapter 3. Approach to the Surgical Correction of Astigmatism at the Time of
        Cataract Surgery
           Eric C. Amesbury, MD and Kevin M. Miller, MD
Section III. Corneal Surgical Correction
    Chapter 4. Correction of Astigmatism by Laser Keratectomy
           Isaac W. Porter, MD and Dimitri T. Azar, MD
    Chapter 5. Treating Astigmatism With Conductive Keratoplasty
           Jason E. Stahl, MD; Daniel S. Durrie, MD; and Ryan T. Smith, MD
    Chapter 6. Astigmatic Keratotomy: Arcuate and Transverse Incisions for
        Managing Astigmatism
           Anthony Lombardo, MD, PhD and Richard L. Lindstrom, MD
    Chapter 7. Reducing Pre-Existing Astigmatism With Limbal Relaxing Incisions
           James P. Gills, MD; R. Bruce Wallace III, MD; I. Howard Fine, MD; Miles H. Friedlander, MD, FACS;
           and Mike S. McFarland, MD
    Chapter 8. Minimizing Postoperative Cylinder With Peripheral Clear-Corneal
        Relaxing Incisions
           Randall J. Olson, MD
    Chapter 9. Use of Stromal Pockets in the Treatment of Astigmatism
           Michael Y. Wong, MD
Section IV. Managing Astigmatism in Cataract Surgery
    Chapter 10. Considerations in Clear-Corneal Cataract Surgery
           Robert M. Kershner, MD, MS, FACS
    Chapter 11. Management of Astigmatism in Conjunction With Modern Phaco Surgery
           Louis D. “Skip” Nichamin, MD
    Chapter 12. Bioptics for the Pseudophakic Patient
           Louis D. “Skip” Nichamin, MD
    Chapter 13. Managing Coupling in Secondary Astigmatic Kerototomy
           James P. Gills, MD; Pit Gills, MD; and J. James Rowsey, MD
    Chapter 14. Intraocular Lens Power Calculation After Prior Laser Refractive Surgery
           Kenneth J. Hoffer, MD, FACS
Section V. Correcting Astigmatism With Toric Lenses
    Chapter 15. Toric Intraocular Lenses: History and Applications
           Surekha Maddula, MD; Harry B. Grabow, MD; Salwa Abdel-Aziz, MD, MPH; and Nick Mamalis, MD
    Chapter 16. The STAAR Toric Intraocular Lens: Indications and Pearls
           Stephen Bylsma, MD and David F. Chang, MD
    Chapter 17. The Use of AcrySof and ReSTOR Toric Intraocular Lenses in the Management
        of Astigmatism
           Derek W. DelMonte, MD and Terry Kim, MD
    Chapter 18. Repositioning Toric Intraocular Lenses
           David F. Chang, MD
    Chapter 19. Other Toric Intraocular Lenses
           Vanessa C. Pongo, MD and Jorge L. Alió, MD, PhD
    Chapter 20. Correction of Astigmatism With Toric Intraocular Lenses: Correct Marking
        and Alignment
         Jonathan B. Rubenstein, MD
    Chapter 21. Correcting High Degrees of Astigmatism
           Lynn J. Poole-Perry, MD, PhD and Bonnie An Henderson, MD
Section VI. Managing Irregular Astigmatism
    Chapter 22. Correction of Irregular Astigmatism
           Maria Regina Chalita, MD and Ronald R. Krueger, MD, MSE
    Chapter 23. Diagnosis and Management of Traditional Penetrating Corneal
        Transplant Astigmatism
           James C. Hays, MD
    Chapter 24. Reducing Post-Graft Astigmatism
           Miles H. Friedlander, MD, FACS
    Chapter 25. Treatment of Keratoconus
           Maria A. Woodward, MD and R. Doyle Stulting, MD, PhD
    Chapter 26. Treatment of Keratoconus: Astigmatic Keratotomy and Intraocular Lenses
           J. James Rowsey, MD; James P. Gills, MD; and Pit Gills, MD
    Chapter 27. Astigmatism Management of Peripheral Corneal Thinning
           Anil Vedula, MD and Sonia H. Yoo, MD
 
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