Glaucoma / Edition 3

Glaucoma / Edition 3

by John Salmon, Jack J. Kanski, James J. McAllister
     
 

The completely revised and updated New Edition continues to deliver a clear and concise overview of the various forms of glaucoma, with expert guidelines on diagnosis and management. Updated to reflect all of the recent developments in the field, it includes new information on surgical and non-surgical treatments, a wealth of new illustrations, and more.

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Overview

The completely revised and updated New Edition continues to deliver a clear and concise overview of the various forms of glaucoma, with expert guidelines on diagnosis and management. Updated to reflect all of the recent developments in the field, it includes new information on surgical and non-surgical treatments, a wealth of new illustrations, and more.

• Includes updates on ocular hypertension, with new facts in light of DHTs results.
• Presents the latest information on genetics.
• Details all of the new medications used to treat glaucoma as well as the newest procedures.
• Provides up-to-the-minute guidance on non-penetrating surgery.
• Uses a wealth of full-color photographs and line drawings—complemented by concise text—to illustrate clinical features and aid in diagnosis and assessment.
• Features the expertise of renowned author and clinician, Jack J. Kanski, MD.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780750655286
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
02/02/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
7.56(w) x 9.98(h) x 0.64(d)

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction

2. Tonometry

3. Gonioscopy

4. Optic Nerve Heaf

5. Perimetry

6. Primary open-angle Glaucoma

7. Normal-tension Glaucoma

8. Primary angle-closure Glaucoma

9. Pseudoexfoliative Glaucoma

10. Neovascular Glaucoma

11. Inflammatory Glaucomas

12. Lens-related Glaucomas

13. Miscellaneous Secondary Glaucomas

14. Primary Congenital Glaucomas

15. Trabeculectomy

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