Optic Nerve Disorders / Edition 2

Optic Nerve Disorders / Edition 2

by Lanning B. Kline, Rod Foroozan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0195312813

ISBN-13: 9780195312812

Pub. Date: 11/11/2006

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Ophthalmologists need to be familiar with a wide variety of optic nerve diseases that may occur in isolation or form part of a generalized neurological or systemic disorder. Optic Nerve Disorders provides a succinct-yet-comprehensive review of the optic nerve disorders commonly encountered in clinical practice, briefly reviews the anatomy and physiology of the

Overview

Ophthalmologists need to be familiar with a wide variety of optic nerve diseases that may occur in isolation or form part of a generalized neurological or systemic disorder. Optic Nerve Disorders provides a succinct-yet-comprehensive review of the optic nerve disorders commonly encountered in clinical practice, briefly reviews the anatomy and physiology of the optic nerve, and outlines those techniques of particular importance during clinical testing of optic nerve function. It is a handy reference for the clinician to use in both the diagnosis of disorders and the management of care.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780195312812
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
11/11/2006
Series:
American Academy of Ophthalmology Monograph Series
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
258
Product dimensions:
10.10(w) x 7.20(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1. Anatomy and Physiology of the Optic Nerve
2. Clinical Testing of Optic Nerve Function
3. Papilledema
4. Optic Neuritis
5. Ischemic Optic Neuropathy
6. Compression of the Anterior Visual Pathways
7. Developmental and Hereditary Optic Nerve Disorders
8. Toxic and Nutritional Optic Neuropathy
9. Traumatic Optic Neuropathy
10. Miscellaneuous Optic Neuropathies

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