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Anterior Eye Disease and Therapeutics A-Z - E-Book, 2nd Edition

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By Adrian S. Bruce, BScOptom, PhD, FAAO, FVCO and Michael Stephen Loughnan, MBBS (Hons), FRANZCO, PhD
An indispensable ready-reference for eye-care professionals in Australia and New Zealand This newly-updated edition of Anterior Eye Disease and Therapeutics A-Z is a dictionary-style clinical guide to diagnosing and managing anterior eye conditions ...view more

An indispensable ready-reference for eye-care professionals in Australia and New Zealand

This newly-updated edition of Anterior Eye Disease and Therapeutics A-Z is a dictionary-style clinical guide to diagnosing and managing anterior eye conditions using ocular therapeutics.

This easily accessible ophthalmology textbook offers succinct descriptions of over 160 anterior segment eye conditions – from Bacterial Conjunctivitis to Floppy Eyelid Syndrome and Vitamin A Deficiency – including 7 new conditions.

Each anterior segment eye condition is supported by full colour clinical photographs, along with treatment protocols, down-to-earth advice, differential diagnoses and/or therapy alternatives.

Anterior Eye Disease and Therapeutics A-Z, 2nd Edition is an indispensable eye-care textbook for busy primary care and specialist practitioners. It is also a concise encyclopaedia for students, making it an essential ophthalmology resource.

ISBN :
9780729579575
Publication Date :
25-05-2012
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An indispensable ready-reference for eye-care professionals in Australia and New Zealand

This newly-updated edition of Anterior Eye Disease and Therapeutics A-Z is a dictionary-style clinical guide to diagnosing and managing anterior eye conditions using ocular therapeutics.

This easily accessible ophthalmology textbook offers succinct descriptions of over 160 anterior segment eye conditions – from Bacterial Conjunctivitis to Floppy Eyelid Syndrome and Vitamin A Deficiency – including 7 new conditions.

Each anterior segment eye condition is supported by full colour clinical photographs, along with treatment protocols, down-to-earth advice, differential diagnoses and/or therapy alternatives.

Anterior Eye Disease and Therapeutics A-Z, 2nd Edition is an indispensable eye-care textbook for busy primary care and specialist practitioners. It is also a concise encyclopaedia for students, making it an essential ophthalmology resource.


New to this edition
  • Handy A-Z format enables readers to look up conditions quickly and easily.
  • Each condition is laid out in a double page spread for a consistent approach throughout the book.
  • Portable pocket size makes it ideal for use in the busy clinic.
  • Full-color illustrations for each condition allow easy and accurate visual identification in practice.
  • Concise coverage presents an excellent synopsis of the subject, perfect for students or professionals.
  • Leading authors offer years of experience and clinical advice for expert guidance.
  • Covers a broad spectrum of treatment with therapeutic drugs.
  • Practical criteria for differential diagnosis is listed with each condition.

Key Features
  • pocket-sized A-Z format
  • a comprehensive, fully-updated appendix – medication and procedures
  • covers 165 anterior segment eye conditions including 7 new conditions
  • 12 new easy-to-use condition classification indexes to assist with differential diagnoses
  • new video footage of eye movements and surgical procedures
  • 500 new self-test questions
  • new online image bank
  • full colour clinical photographs of each anterior segment eye condition

Author Information
By Adrian S. Bruce, BScOptom, PhD, FAAO, FVCO, Senior Optometrist, Victorian College of Optometry, University of Melbourne, Australia and Michael Stephen Loughnan, MBBS (Hons), FRANZCO, PhD, Senior Staff Specialist, Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Victoria, Australia