The Wills Eye Hospital Atlas of Clinical Ophthalmology / Edition 2

The Wills Eye Hospital Atlas of Clinical Ophthalmology / Edition 2

ISBN-10:
078172774X
ISBN-13:
9780781727747
Pub. Date:
01/28/2001
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Hardcover - Rent for

Select a Purchase Option (Second Edition)
  • purchase options

Temporarily Out of Stock Online


Overview

The Wills Eye Hospital Atlas of Clinical Ophthalmology / Edition 2

The updated Second Edition of this atlas is the definitive pictorial guide to differential diagnosis and treatment of virtually every presenting condition seen in ophthalmologic practice. Specialists from the prestigious Wills Eye Hospital share their expertise in diagnosing and treating congenital and acquired disorders affecting the internal and external structures of the eye. The superb collection of 1,422 illustrations--1,217 in full color--includes sonograms, radiographs, clinical photographs, photomicrographs, and anatomic drawings. This edition features more information on stem cell and genetic research, more radiographic images and explanations of those findings, and descriptions of current methods of laser surgery.A CD-ROM based on this atlas is also available. See Media listing (Montzka) for details. The atlas and CD-ROM can be purchased together as a money-saving package.

A Brandon-Hill recommended title.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780781727747
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 01/28/2001
Edition description: Second Edition
Pages: 512
Product dimensions: 8.76(w) x 11.20(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: External Diseases 1
Anatomy of the Cornea 3
Blepharitis 3
Conjunctivitis 7
Herpes Simplex Keratitis 12
Herpes Zoster Ophthalmicus 17
Corneal Ulcers 21
Episcleritis and Scleritis 28
Noninfectious Corneal Disease 29
Developmental Angle Anomalies 38
Trauma 39
Epithelial Corneal Dystrophies 42
Stromal Dystrophies 45
Endothelial Dystrophies 49
Degenerations 52
Complications of Corneal Surgery 57
Complications of Refractive Surgery 59
Tumors 64

Chapter 2: Lens 69
Embryology and Anatomy 70
Adult Cataracts 72
Other Diseases of the Lens 77
Common Complications of Cataract Surgery 80

Chapter 3: Glaucoma 91
What is Glaucoma 92
Classification: Terminology and Risk Factors 92
Evaluation of the Anterior Chamber Angle 97
Evaluation of the Optic Disc and Nerve Fiber Layer 102
Retinal Nerve Fiber Layer 108
Visual Field Loss 110
Specific Entities 120
Medical Therapy for Glaucoma 142
Surgical Therapy for Glaucoma 156

Chapter 4: Vitreoretinal Disorders 167
Anatomic Considerations 168
Hereditary Macular Dystrophies 171
Exudative Maculopathies 174
Macular Hole and Pucker 182
Traumatic Maculopathies 184
Peripheral Retinal Lesions 187
Retinal Detachment 188
Choroidal Detachment 194
Retinoschisis 194
Toxic Retinopathies 196
Albinism 198
Tapetoretinal Diseases 198
Metabolic Diseases 202

Chapter 5: Retinal Vascular Disease 205
Fundus Angiography 206
Cotton-Wool Spots 210
Hard Exudates 210
Venous Obstructive Disease 210
Arterial Obstructive Disease 216
Diabetic Retinopathy 220
Hypertensive Retinopathy 227
Peripheral Proliferative Retinopathies 229
Retinal Vasculitis 230
Congenital Malformations 232
Coat's Disease 235
Retinal Arterial Macroaneurysm 236
Parafoveal Telangiectasis 238
Radiation Retinopathy 240
Retinopathy of Prematurity 241

Chapter 6: Tumors of the Uveal Tract 247
Iris Tumors 248
Melanocytic Tumors of the Posterior Uvea 250
Uveal Metastasis 254
Choroidal Hemangioma 256
Choroidal Osteoma 257
Lymphoid Tumors 258
Leukemia 258
Tumors of the Nonpigmented Ciliary Epithelium 259
Acquired Tumors of the Ciliary Body and Retinal Pigment Epithelium 261

Chapter 7: Retinal Tumors 263
Retinoblastoma 264
Medulloepithelioma 271
Astrocytoma of Retina (Astrocytic Hamartome) 274
Capillary Hemangioma of Retina (Von Hippel Tumor) 275
Cavernous Hemangioma of Retina 277
Metastatic Carinoma to Retina 278
Leukemic Infiltration of Retina 279
Lymphomatous Infiltration of Retina 280
Hypertrophy of Retinal Pigment Epithelium 281
Combined Hamartoma of Retina 283
Massive Gliosis of Retina 284
Hyperplasia of Retinal Pigment Epithelium 285
Acquired Nonfamilial Retinal Hemangiomatous Lesion 285

Chapter 8: Intraocular Inflammation 289
Anterior Uveitis 291
Intermediate Uveitis 294
Posterior Uveitus 296
Diffuse Uveitis 303
Masquerade Syndromes 311
Posterior Scleritis 313
Endophthalmitis 313

Chapter 9: Neuro-ophthalmology 317
Lesions of the Visual Pathway 318
Optic Nerve Abnormalities 326
The Optic Chiasm 344
The Pupil 345
Cranial Nerve Palsies 350
Cavernous Sinus Arteriovenous Fistula 356
Chronic Progressive External Ophthalmoplegia 357
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy 359
Internuclear Ophthalmoplegia 359
Myasthenia Gravis 360
Eye Lid Abnormalities 361

Chapter 10: Oculoplastics 365
Anatomic Considerations 366
Congenital Lid Abnormalities 367
Acquired Lid Malpositions 371
Ptosis 374
Tumors 382
Inflammations 393

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews