Review of Ophthalmology: Expert Consult - Online and Print [NOOK Book]


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Don’t take chances with your exam prep! Trust Review of Ophthalmology to help you study all the current information you need to know to ace your exams!

  • Efficiently review a wide spectrum of topics with an organization by common ophthalmologic subspecialties.
  • Maximize retention with a popular outline approach that distills key information on each topic alongside sample review questions.
  • Review the findings of many important clinical studies with which you are expected to be familiar.
  • Test your understanding of essential information with questions at the end of each chapter and answers at the end of the book.
  • Study on the go, search the complete text online, and download images at
  • Be fully prepared for current exam topics with information on the latest techniques in corneal surgery, macular degeneration treatment and trials, and expanded treatment options for many sections.
  • View anatomic details, common ophthalmic test findings, and examples of classic histopathology specimens through brand-new illustrations and photographs.
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"Whether you are an ophthalmology resident just trying to keep things straight or a seasoned practitioner wanting to review and refresh your knowledge base, this text will certinaly deliver that essential knowledge in a comprehensive yet efficient manner." --Ocular Surgery News, July 15, 2005.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781455737734
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Publication date: 1/5/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 400
  • File size: 18 MB
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Table of Contents

1. Optics

· Properties of Light
· Refraction
· Prisms
· Vergence
· Magnification
· Mirrors
· Eye as Optical System
· Prescribing Glasses
· Contact Lenses
· Low Vision Aids
· Intraocular Lenses
· Ophthalmic Instruments
· Equations

2. Pharmacology

· Pharmacodynamics/Pharmacokinetics
· Routes of Administration
· Anesthetics
· Autonomic System Drugs
· Glaucoma Medications
· Anti-Inflammatory Drugs
· Anti-Infective Drugs
· Miscellaneous
· Ocular toxicology

3. Pathology/Embryology

· Pathology
· Embryology

4. Neuro-Ophthalmology

· Anatomy of the Visual Pathway
· Physiology
· Diplopia
· Central Eye Movement Disorders
· Cranial Nerve Palsies
· Pupils
· Ocular Muscle Disorders
· Eye Movements in Coma
· Optic Nerve
· Optic Atrophy
· Chiasm Compression
· Retrochiasmal Disorders
· Cortical Lesions
· Disorders During Pregnancy
· Brain Tumors
· Headaches
· Functional Visual Loss
· Transient Visual Loss
· Other Visual Phenomena
· Vascular Disorders
· Intracranial Arachnoid Cyst
· Neuro-Ophthalmic Manifestations of AIDS

5. Pediatrics/Strabismus

· Anatomy/Physiology
· Disorders
· Orbit
· Craniofacial disorders
· Lids
· Lacrimal
· Conjuctiva
· Cornea
· Iris
· Lens
· Glaucoma
· Uveitis
· Metabolic
· Retina
· Phakomatoses
· Optic Nerve
· Strabismus

6. Orbit/Lids/Adnexa

· Anatomy
· Radiographic Imaging
· Orbital Disorders
· Vascular Abnormalities
· Tumors
· Eyelid Disorders
· Nasolacrimal System Disorders
· Orbital Surgery
· Table of Differential Diagnoses

7. Cornea/External Disease

· Anatomy/Physiology
· Conjunctival Disorders
· Corneal Disorders
· Scleral Disorders
· Surgery

8. Uveitis

· Pathophysiology
· Classification
· Disorders
· Anterior Uveitis
· Intermediate Uveitis
· Posterior Uveitis
· Endophthalmitis
· Panuveitis
· Masquerade Syndromes
· Differential Diagnosis of Uveitis with Associated Signs
· Surgery and Uveitis

9. Glaucoma

· Anatomy/Physiology
· Testing
· Pathology
· Disorders
· Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma (POAG)
· Secondary Open-Angle Glaucoma
· Primary Angle-Closure Glaucoma
· Secondary Angle-Closure Glaucoma
· Normal Tension Glaucoma (NTG)
· Treatment

10. Anterior Segment

· Anatomy of the Limbus
· Trauma
· Corectopia
· Iris Heterochromia
· Rubeosis Iridis
· Pigment Dispersion Syndrome
· Iridocorneal Endothelial (ICE) Syndrome
· Iridoschisis
· Iris Nodules
· Iris Tumors
· Ciliary Body Tumors
· Anatomy&Physiology of the Lens
· Acquired Cataracts
· Lens Capsule Abnormalities
· Ectopia Lentis
· Surgery

11. Posterior Segment

· Anatomy of the Vitreous, Retina, and Choroid
· Physiology
· Electrophysiology
· Retinal Imaging
· Disorders
· Vitreous Abnormalities
· Trauma
· Macular Diseases
· Retinal Vascular Diseases
· Neuroretinitis
· HIV Retinopathy
· Toxic Retinopathies
· Vitreoretinal Disorders
· Retinal Degenerations
· Retinal Detachments
· Choroidal Disease
· Benign Tumors
· Malignant Tumors
· Laser Treatment

12. Questions&Answers


· Gene Mapping

· Major Studies
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