Ophthalmic Disease in Veterinary Medicine / Edition 1

Ophthalmic Disease in Veterinary Medicine / Edition 1

by Charles L. Martin DVM, MS, DACVO, Charles L. Martin
     
 

ISBN-10: 1840760168

ISBN-13: 9781840760163

Pub. Date: 10/28/2004

Publisher: Wiley

The softcover edition of this comprehensive, superbly illustrated textbook contains key updates to the text and references, reflecting the main developments in science and in practice since first publication. It is aimed squarely at veterinarians in practice and training interested in all types of ophthalmic diseases and disorders. Species coverage is mainly dog and

Overview

The softcover edition of this comprehensive, superbly illustrated textbook contains key updates to the text and references, reflecting the main developments in science and in practice since first publication. It is aimed squarely at veterinarians in practice and training interested in all types of ophthalmic diseases and disorders. Species coverage is mainly dog and cat with additional material on the horse and the cow. Following an outline of the basic elements of ophthalmic science relevant to study and practice, the author provides a detailed description and discussion of each condition including aetiology, clinical signs, diagnosis, prognosis and therapy, plus a chapter on problem-oriented ophthalmology. Dr Martin has filled an important gap in veterinary ophthalmic literature and has created a valuable resource, focusing throughout on the clinical needs of the practitioner and the student.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781840760163
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
10/28/2004
Pages:
512
Product dimensions:
7.90(w) x 10.50(h) x 1.30(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Contributors.

Abbreviations.

1. Anamnesis and the Ophthalmic Examination.

2. Ophthalmic Pharmacology.

3. Basic Ocular Pathology.

4. Problem-Based Management of Ocular Emergencies.

5. Principles of Ophthalmic Surgery.

6. Orbit and Globe.

7. Eyelids.

8. Conjunctiva and Third Eyelid.

9. Lacrimal System.

10. Cornea and Sclera.

11. Anterior Uvea and Anterior Chamber.

12. Glaucoma.

13. Lens.

14. Vitreous and Ocular Fundus.

15. Presumed Inherited Ocular Diseases.

Appendix 1: Systemic Disease Rule Outs Based on Ocular Lesions.

Appendix 2: Glossary.

Index.

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