Ocular Therapeutics Handbook: A Clinical Manual

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Ideal for optometrists, nurses and primary care physicians, Ocular Therapeutics Handbook: A Clinical Manual provides succinct, rapid access information for most common ocular problems encountered in a primary care setting.

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Description

Author: Onofrey, Skorin & Holdeman

Published: 23/03/2011

Edition: 3

Pages: 736

 

The text is divided into three sections – Quick Reference, Ocular Therapeutics and Appendices. The Quick Reference section covers such topics as ocular microbiology, lab tests and procedures, pharmaceutical agents, and side effects of medications. The Ocular Therapeutics section discusses diseases, traumatic injuries, and ocular urgencies and emergencies. The appendices provide a summary of abbreviations, conversion charts, case report sheets and important phone numbers.

 

All the features readers have come to trust…

A clinical “snapshot” of each disorder provides information on the pathophysiology and etiology of diseases, patient demographics, signs and symptoms, lab tests, and recommended approaches to treatment.

 

Broad-based coverage addresses most commonly encountered eye disorders.

 

Consistent outline format and extensive use of algorithms make vital information easy to find and retrieve.

 

Problem-oriented approach provides a real-world perspective and helps build critical thinking skills.

 

Features:

Clinical color images

 

Expanded lab tests and procedures chapter

 

New chapter on neuro-rehabilitation and low vision

 

Rapid review chapters of clinical presentations

 

Update of systemic medications

 

Table of Contents:

SECTION I: QUICK REFERENCE SECTION

1 Ocular Microbiology

2 Common Laboratory Tests and Procedures

3 Ophthalmologic Laboratory and Diagnostic Tests

4 Ocular Side Effects of Systemic Medications

5 Pharmaceutical Agents

SECTION II: OCULAR THERAPEUTICS

6 Bacterial Infectious Diseases

7 Viral Infectious Diseases

8 Fungal Infectious Diseases

9 Other Infectious Diseases

10 Immune Disease

11 Lacrimal Disorders

12 Ocular Trauma

13 Ocular Emergencies and Urgencies

14 Systemic Emergencies

15 Brain Trauma

16 Systemic Disease and the Eye

17 Glaucoma and Related Conditions

18 Retina and Vitreal Disease

19 Neuro-Ophthalmic Disease

20 Oculoplastics

21 Pediatrics

22 Cataract and Refractive Surgery Comanagement

APPENDICES

A Ophthalmic Abbreviations

B Vertex Conversion Chart/Dioptic Conversion Chart

C Grand Rounds and Case Report Sheets

D Telephone Numbers

Index

 

Edition:  3

Pages:  736

Product Type: Softcover

 

Additional information

Author

Onofrey, Skorin & Holdeman

Publish Date

23/03/2011

Edition

3

Pages

736

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