Contact Lens Complications: Expert Consult - Online and Print / Edition 3

Contact Lens Complications: Expert Consult - Online and Print / Edition 3

by Nathan Efron
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0702042692

ISBN-13: 9780702042690

Pub. Date: 06/29/2012

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Effectively manage even the most challenging contact lens complications with help from Contact Lens Complications, 3rd Edition! Award-winning author, clinician, and researcher Professor Nathan Efron presents a thoroughly up-to-date, clinician-friendly guide to identifying, understanding, and managing ocular response to contact lens wear.

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Overview

Effectively manage even the most challenging contact lens complications with help from Contact Lens Complications, 3rd Edition! Award-winning author, clinician, and researcher Professor Nathan Efron presents a thoroughly up-to-date, clinician-friendly guide to identifying, understanding, and managing ocular response to contact lens wear.

  • Evaluate and manage patients efficiently with an organization that parallels your clinical decision making, arranging complications logically by tissue pathologies.
  • Turn to the lavish illustrations and full-color schematic diagrams for a quick visual understanding of the causes and remedies for contact lens complications.

  • Stay up to date with the latest advances and concepts in contact-lens-related ocular pathology, including findings from the Dry Eye Workshop (DEWS), the International Workshop on Meibomian Gland Dysfunction, a new approach to corneal inflammatory events and microbial keratitis, and new instrumentation and techniques for anterior eye examination.
  • Find information quickly with the updated "Complications Quick-Find Index" at the beginning of the book - both a valuable aid to formulating a rapid diagnosis and treatment plan, and a useful study tool for examinations.
  • Consult the most comprehensive and widely-used grading system available, as well as 350 new references that reflect an evidence-based approach, and dozens of superb new illustrations that help you instantly recognize clinical signs.
  • Access the complete contents online at www.expertconsult.com, as well as a downloadable image gallery, redesigned grading morphs, and upgraded self-help grading tutor programs that help you assess condition severity.

Identify, understand, and manage contact lens complications in modern-day practice.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780702042690
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
06/29/2012
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
8.80(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.90(d)

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Table of Contents

Part I EXAMINATION AND GRADING

Chapter 1 Anterior eye examination

Chapter 2 Grading scales

Chapter 3 Grading morphs

Part II EYELIDS

Chapter 4 Blinking abnormalities

Chapter 5 Eyelid ptosis

Chapter 6 Meibomian gland dysfunction

Chapter 7 Eyelash disorders

Part III TEAR FILM

Chapter 8 Dry eye

Chapter 9 Mucin balls

Part IV CONJUNCTIVA

Chapter 10 Conjunctival staining

Chapter 11 Conjunctival redness

Chapter 12 Papillary conjunctivitis

Part V LIMBUS

Chapter 13 Limbal redness

Chapter 14 Vascularised limbal keratitis

Chapter 15 Superior limbic keratoconjunctivitis

Part VI CORNEAL EPITHELIUM

Chapter 16 Corneal staining

Chapter 17 Epithelial microcysts

Chapter 18 Epithelial oedema

Chapter 19 Epithelial wrinkling

Part VII CORNEAL STROMA

Chapter 20 Stromal oedema

Chapter 21 Stromal thinning

Chapter 22 Deep stromal opacities

Chapter 23 Corneal neovascularisation

Chapter 24 Corneal infiltrative events

Chapter 25 Microbial keratitis

Chapter 26 Corneal warpage

Part VIII CORNEAL ENDOTHELIUM

Chapter 27 Endothelial bedewing

Chapter 28 Endothelial blebs

Chapter 29 Endothelial cell redistribution

Chapter 30 Endothelial polymegethism

Appendix A Grading scales for contact lens complications system

Appendix B Guillon tear film classification

Index

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