Curbside Consultation in Neuro-Ophthalmology: 49 Clinical Questions / Edition 1

Curbside Consultation in Neuro-Ophthalmology: 49 Clinical Questions / Edition 1

by Andrew G. Lee
     
 

ISBN-10: 1556428405

ISBN-13: 9781556428401

Pub. Date: 09/01/2008

Publisher: SLACK, Incorporated

Are you looking for concise, practical answers to those questions that are often left unanswered by traditional texts and references in neuro-ophthalmology? Are you seeking brief, evidence-based advice for common clinical dilemmas or complications? Curbside consultation in Neuro-Ophthalmology: 49 Clinical Questions provides quick and direct answers to the thorny

Overview

Are you looking for concise, practical answers to those questions that are often left unanswered by traditional texts and references in neuro-ophthalmology? Are you seeking brief, evidence-based advice for common clinical dilemmas or complications? Curbside consultation in Neuro-Ophthalmology: 49 Clinical Questions provides quick and direct answers to the thorny questions most commonly posed during a "curbside consultation" between neuro-ophthalmologists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781556428401
Publisher:
SLACK, Incorporated
Publication date:
09/01/2008
Series:
Curbside Consultation
Pages:
240
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.50(d)

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Table of Contents

Dedication v

About the Editors xi

About the Associate Editors xiii

Contributing Authors xv

Preface xix

Question 1 How Should a Childhood Optic Nerve Glioma Be Worked Up? Mark Borchert 1

Question 2 How Should an Optic Nerve Sheath Meningioma Be Managed? Neil R. Miller 5

Question 3 What Neuroimaging Studies Should I Order? Fiona Costello 9

Question 4 How Should I Evaluate and Manage Suspected Optic Neuritis? Eric Eggenberger 13

Question 5 What Is the Evaluation of Optic Neuritis? Steven L. Galetta Melissa W. Ko 17

Question 6 What Is Neuroretinities? Rod Foroozan 23

Question 7 How Do You Evaluate Non-Arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy? M. Tariq Bhatti 29

Question 8 How Do You Differentiate Arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy From Non-Arteritic? Alfredo A. Sadun 33

Question 9 How Long Do You Have to Treat Giant Cell Arteritis? Jacqueline A. Leavitt 37

Question 10 What Is the Evaluation of Traumatic Optic Neuropathy? Nicholas J. Volpe Jennifer K. Hall 39

Question 11 What Is the Evaluation and Management for Papilledema? Michael Wall 43

Question 12 Is There a Difference in the Management of Pseudotumor Cerebri in Pregnancy? Deborah I. Friedman 47

Question 13 What Is the Evaluation and Management of the High-Flow Carotid Cavernous Fistual? Victoria S. Pelak Drew Dixon 49

Question 14 How Do I Manage an Internuclear Ophthalmoplegia? Christopher C. Glisson David I. Kaufman 53

Question 15 What Is the Evaluation of Ocular Myasthenia Gravis? Laura J. Balcer 57

Question 16 What Do I Tell My Patients With Ocular Myasthenia About Their Chances of It Progressing to the Rest of Their Body? Do I Need a Neurologist? Pamela S. Chavis Peter Savino61

Question 17 How Do You Manage Visual Loss in Thyroid Eye Disease? James A. Garrity 65

Question 18 When Do You Use Radiation or Steroids in Thyroid Eye Disease? Steven E. Feldon 69

Question 19 How Do You Manage Diplopia in Thyroid Eye Disease? Kimberly Cockerham 73

Question 20 Are There Any Treatments for Nystagmus That Work? Janet C. Rucker 77

Question 21 How Do You Evaluate Downbeat Nystagmus? Sophia M. Chung 81

Question 22 What Is the Evaluation for Anisocoria? Brian R. Younge 85

Question 23 How and When Should I Work Up Horner Syndrome? Valerie Biousse 89

Question 24 What Should I Do With a Dilated Pupil? Randy Kardon 95

Question 25 What Is the Evaluation for Episodic Anisocoria? Aki Kawasaki 99

Question 26 How Do You Manage Toxic and Nutritional Optic Neuropathies? Julie Falardeau 103

Question 27 What Are Visual Processing Defects and How Can I Recognize Them? Swaraj Bose 107

Question 28 How Do I Manage Headache Syndromes That Come to Me as an Ophthalmologist? Kathleen B. Digre 111

Question 29 What Is the Evaluation of Optic Atrophy? Karl C. Golnik 115

Question 30 What Do I Do in a Child With Asymmetric Nystagmus? Madhura A. Tamhankar Grant T. Liu 119

Question 31 What Is Opsoclonus and How Do I Manage It? Steve Newman 121

Question 32 What Is Wernick's Encephalopathy and How Does It Affect the Eye? James J. Corbett 123

Question 33 How Do You Manage Postoperative Visual Loss After Spinal Surgery? Wayne T. Cornblath 127

Question 34 How Do I Manage Transient Monocular Visual Loss in a Young, Otherwise Healthy Patient? Rosa Ana Tang 131

Question 35 What Is the Evaluation for Transient Monocular Visual Loss in an Older Adult? Byron L. Lam 135

Question 36 What Is the Evaluation for a Homonymous Hemianopia? Jonathan C. Horton 139

Question 37 What Is the Evaluation for a Pupil-Involved Third Nerve Palsy? Sang-Rog Oh Gautam R Mirchandani Jeffrey Odel 145

Question 38 What Is the Evaluation for a Painful Third Nerve Palsy Without a Fixed and Dilated Pupil but With Anisocoria (Partial Pupil Involvement)? Michael S. Vaphiades 149

Question 39 How Do You Manage an Isolated and Presumed Vasculopathic Pupil-Sparing Third Nerve Palsy? Thomas J. Carlow 153

Question 40 What Is the Appropriate Evaluation of a Fourth Nerve Palsy? Robert L. Tomsak Matthew J. Thurtell 157

Question 41 What Is the Appropriate Evaluation in a Patient Suspected of Having a Sixth Nerve Palsy? Steven R. Hamiltion 161

Question 42 How Do I Evaluate a Patient With Multiple Ocular Motor Cranial Nerve Palsies? Grey Kosmorsky 165

Question 43 What Is Blepharaospasm? Timothy J. McCulley Thomas N. Hwang 169

Question 44 What Is Hemifacial Spasm? Michael S. Lee Andrew R. Harrison 173

Question 45 How Do You Deal With Nonorganic Visual Loss? Robert L. Lesser 177

Question 46 How Do You Diagnose and Manage Migraine Aura? Robert H. Spector 183

Question 47 How Do I Manage the Low-Flow Carotid Cavernous Fistula? Leah Levi 187

Question 48 How Do I Recognize Leber's Hereditary Optic Neuropathy? Nancy J. Newman 193

Question 49 How Do I Manage an Orbital Apex Syndrome? Roger E. Turbin 197

Financial Disclosures 204

Index 209

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