Author: Onofrey, Skorin & Holdeman
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.
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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
22 Cataract and Refractive Surgery Comanagement
A Ophthalmic Abbreviations
B Vertex Conversion Chart/Dioptic Conversion Chart
C Grand Rounds and Case Report Sheets
D Telephone Numbers
Product Type: Softcover