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Clinical Procedures in Primary Eye Care E-Book

Clinical Procedures in Primary Eye Care E-Book

by David B. Elliott PhD, MCOptom, FAAO

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Clinical Procedures in Primary Eye Care helps you master all of the knowledge you need to support today's growing optometric patient population. Ideal for students and practitioners alike, this well-organized, accessibly written optometry reference takes a simple, step-by-step approach to describing the commonly used primary eye care procedures you'll encounter.
  • Effectively diagnose and manage your patients with succinct descriptions of today's most frequently encountered optometric techniques, supported by research evidence.
  • Visualize procedures and eye disorders as clearly as possible through full-color photographs, eye diagrams, and color plates.
  • Offer your patients state-of-the-art eye care with the latest information on the use of technology in clinical practice, as well as guidance on evidence-based practice and presbyopic contact lens fitting.
  • Understand how to treat today's aging optometric patient population through a brand-new section on Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT), in addition to numerous suggestions on how to adapt some tests for older patients.
  • Access the fully searchable contents, multi-screen video clips, and interactive testing sections with photographs online at!

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780702052842
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 08/13/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 336
File size: 7 MB

About the Author

David B. Elliott
Professor of Clinical Vision Science
Bradford School of Optometry
University of Bradford

Table of Contents

Chapter 1. Evidence-based Eye Examinations – David B. Elliott

Chapter 2. Communication Skills – David B. Elliott

Chapter 3. Assessment of Visual Function – David B. Elliott and John G. Flanagan

Chapter 4. Refraction and Prescribing – David B. Elliott

Chapter 5. Contact Lens Assessment – Catharine Chisholm and Craig A. Woods

Chapter 6. Assessment of Binocular Vision and Accommodation – Brendan T. Barrett

Chapter 7. Ocular Health Assessment – C. Lisa Prokopich, Patricia Hrynchak, David B. Elliott and John G. Flanagan

Chapter 8. Variations in Appearance of the Normal Eye –David B. Elliott and Konrad Pesudovs

Chapter 9. Physical Examination Procedures – Patricia Hrynchak

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