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Essentials of Veterinary Ophthalmology, 2E, with Interactive Atlas / Edition 2
     

Essentials of Veterinary Ophthalmology, 2E, with Interactive Atlas / Edition 2

by Kirk N. Gelatt
 

ISBN-10: 0781785596

ISBN-13: 9780781785594

Pub. Date: 04/11/2008

Publisher: Wiley

Now in its second edition, Essentials of Veterinary Ophthalmology provides its readers with a practical introduction to the diagnosis and clinical management of the most frequently encountered eye diseases of domestic animals. Essentials of Veterinary Ophthalmology is distilled from the authoritative, two-volume, fourth edition of Veterinary Ophthalmology (Gelatt),

Overview

Now in its second edition, Essentials of Veterinary Ophthalmology provides its readers with a practical introduction to the diagnosis and clinical management of the most frequently encountered eye diseases of domestic animals. Essentials of Veterinary Ophthalmology is distilled from the authoritative, two-volume, fourth edition of Veterinary Ophthalmology (Gelatt), drawing primarily on the clinically relevant sections to provide expert coverage in a more concise and quick-reference format - ideal for busy small animal or equine practitioners seeking rapid advice for a patient. The second edition includes more images, algorithms to speed the clinical problem-solving process, key points highlighted in bold, expanded appendices for convenient reference to therapeutic agents, recommended dosages, and possible side effects, and a brief glossary.
Practical and accessible, the second edition of Essentials of Veterinary Ophthalmology is filled with reader-friendly features to provide veterinary students and practitioners with an indispensable resource for the fundamentals of clinical veterinary ophthalmology.
* Focuses on the most common eye diseases of small animals and horses
* Provides expert coverage in a concise, quick-reference format
* New edition includes more images, algorithms, key points in bold, expanded appendices and glossary
* Based on the two-volume definitive reference Veterinary Ophthalmology, 4th Edition (Gelatt)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781785594
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
04/11/2008
Edition description:
2
Pages:
648
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 10.02(h) x 1.32(d)

Table of Contents

Preface.

Acknowledgments.

Chapter 1: Ophthalmic Examination and Diagnostics.

Section 1: The Eye Examination and Diagnostic Procedures (Franck J. Ollivier, Caryn E. Plummer and Kathleen P. Barrie).

Section 2: Ocular Imaging (Maria E. Källberg).

Section 3: Diagnostic Ultrasonography (Ursula M. Dietrich).

Section 4: Electrodiagnostic Evaluation of Vision (Björn Ekesten).

Chapter 2: Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Orbit (Bernhard M. Spiess).

Chapter 3: Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Eyelid (Frans C. Stades and Kirk N. Gelatt).

Chapter 4: Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Tear and Nasolacrimal Systems.

Section 1: Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Nasolacrimal System (Bruce H. Grahn and Lynne S. Sandmeyer).

Section 2: Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Lacrimal Secretory System (Elizabeth A. Giuliano and Cecil P. Moore).

Chapter 5: Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Conjunctiva and Nictitating Membrane (Diane V.H. Hendrix).

Chapter 6: Diseases of the Canine Cornea and Sclera (Brian C. Gilger with special contributions by Franck J. Ollivier and Ellison Bentley).

Chapter 7: The Canine Glaucomas (Kirk N. Gelatt, Dennis E. Brooks and Maria E. Källberg).

Chapter 8: Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Anterior Uvea (Diane V.H. Hendrix).

Chapter 9: Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Lens.

Section 1: Diseases of the Canine Lens and Cataract Formation (Michael G. Davidson and Susan R. Nelms).

Section2: Surgery of the Canine Lens (David A. Wilkie and Carmen M.H. Colitz).

Chapter 10: Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Ocular Fundus.

Section 1: Diseases and Surgery of the Canine Vitreous (Michael H. Boevé and Frans C. Stades).

Section 2: Diseases of the Canine Ocular Fundus (Kristina Narfström and Simon Petersen-Jones).

Section 3: Surgery of the Canine Posterior Segment (Samuel J. Vainisi, Joseph C. Wolfer and Patricia J. Smith).

Section 4: Diseases of the Canine Optic Nerve (Dennis E. Brooks).

Chapter 11: Feline Ophthalmology (Jean Stiles and Wendy M. Townsend).

Chapter 12: Equine Ophthalmology (Dennis E. Brooks and Andrew G. Matthews).

Chapter 13: Food and Fiber-Producing Animal Ophthalmology (Wendy M. Townsend).

Chapter 14: Exotic Animal Ophthalmology (Thomas J. Kern and David L Williams).

Chapter 15: Comparative Neuro-Ophthalmology (Merav H. Shamir and Ron Ofri).

Chapter 16: Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Disease (Cheryl L. Cullen and Aubrey A. Webb).

Section 1: The Dog.

Section 2: The Cat.

Section 3: The Horse.

Section 4: Food Animals.

Appendixes.

Glossary.

Index.

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