Oxford Handbook of Ophthalmology by Alastair DennistonOxford Handbook of Ophthalmology by Alastair Denniston

Oxford Handbook of Ophthalmology

EditorAlastair Denniston, Philip Murray

Paperback | October 29, 2014

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Fully revised for its third edition, the Oxford Handbook of Ophthalmology is a concise, systematic guide to all aspects of diagnosis, assessment, and ongoing management of ophthalmic diseases and conditions. Closely aligned with the curriculum for the ophthalmic postgraduate exams, andcontaining the most up-to-date clinical guidance, and practical advice, this is the essential resource for all those caring for ophthalmic patients.Covering the key information for both trainees and specialists; from clinical methods and the use of ophthalmic instruments, to basic perioperative care and advanced life support protocols. It includes new chapters covering laser procedures and theatre notes, as well as new sections on emergingtechnologies such as adaptive optics and gene therapy for retinal diseases. With expert advice, the latest clinical guidance, and its easy-reference format, this unique resource provides immediate access to the information you need, when you need it.
Alastair Denniston is Consultant Ophthalmologist specializing in Uveitis and Medical Retina at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham (University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust) and at the Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre. He is also Honorary Senior Lecturer at the University of Birmingham as part of the Academic Unit of O...
Title:Oxford Handbook of OphthalmologyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:1172 pagesPublished:October 29, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0199679983

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Table of Contents

1. Clinical skills2. Investigations and their interpretation3. Ocular trauma4. Lids5. Lacrimal6. Conjunctiva7. Cornea8. Sclera9. Lens10. Glaucoma11. Uveitis12. Vitreoretinal13. Medical retina14. Orbit15. Intraocular tumours16. Neuro-ophthalmology17. Strabismus18. Paediatric ophthalmology19. Refractive ophthalmology20. Aids to diagnosis21. Vision in context22. Ophthalmic surgery: anaesthetics and perioperative care23. Ophthlmic surgery - theatre notes24. Laser25. Therapeutics26. Evidence-based ophthalmology27. Resources

Editorial Reviews

"Alastair Denniston and Philip Murray have followed up the first edition...with an excellent, very thorough handbook that is useful for ophthalmologists at any stage in their training or career...a very useful reference handbook, unique and extremely comprehensive" --Elizabeth Yeu, Houston, Texas