Surface Ablation: Techniques for Optimum Results by Ellen Penno MD

By Ellen Penno MD

With floor Ablation: innovations for max Results, refractive surgeons will study effective pre- and post-op workouts that optimize chair time and result in more desirable security and perfect effects for patients.

Inside floor Ablation: concepts for maximum effects by means of Dr. Ellen Anderson Penno is joined by way of nine members who supply a pragmatic strategy with clinically invaluable counsel together with sufferer counseling and post-operative care that may enhance sufferer delight. This updated booklet is a superb source for sufferer evaluate of candidacy for refractive surgical procedure or in post-operative co-management.

In addition to chapters with info on sufferer choice, surgical strategies, post-op care, and prevention and administration of problems, Surface Ablation: options for maximum effects includes numerous articles, contributed via leaders within the refractive surgical procedure box, overlaying quite a few subject matters together with floor ablation in keratoconus sufferers, corneal cross-linking, and ectasia.

Surface Ablation: innovations for maximum effects is a clinically-oriented source for citizens and new refractive surgeons in addition to the numerous pro refractive surgeons, common ophthalmologists following the expanding pattern of transitioning clear of LASIK in the direction of floor ablation for lots of in their patients.

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Atlas of Oculoplastic and Orbital Surgery by Thomas C. Spoor

By Thomas C. Spoor

This booklet is a realistic, problem-orientated advisor to the administration of universal oculoplastic and orbital problems, and offers simplified ideas to complicated difficulties. this article covers higher and reduce eyelid surgical procedure and service in addition to orbital surgical procedure, and the prevention and remedy of capability problems. With fantastic color surgical photos and illustrations, Atlas of Oculoplastic and Orbital surgical procedure is key studying for ophthalmologists, oculoplastic surgeons, neuro-ophthalmologists and plastic surgeons.

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VEGF by Ferrara N.

By Ferrara N.

Vascular endothelial progress issue (VEGF) is a mitogen and survival issue for endothelial cells and an inducer of angiogenesis and vascular permeability. it truly is crucial for developmental angiogenesis and lack of a unmarried VEGF allele ends up in early embryonic lethality. VEGF-mediated angiogenesis is additionally required for lady reproductive services and endochondral bone formation. enormous proof additionally implicates VEGF in tumors and intra-ocular neovascular syndromes. a number of concepts are being hired to inhibit VEGF functionality as a method to regard melanoma and age-related macular degeneration. A humanized anti-VEGF monoclonal antibody is almost immediately in part III scientific trials as a therapy for strong tumors.

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Clinical Strabismus Management: Principles and Surgical by Arthur L. Rosenbaum MD, Alvina Pauline Santiago MD

By Arthur L. Rosenbaum MD, Alvina Pauline Santiago MD

Introducing a textual content that gives counsel for the clinician within the review and administration of all kinds of strabismus in either adults and kids. targeting medical administration, this article places into point of view smooth diagnostic exams, and discusses the diversity of remedies to be had as soon as a case of strabismus has been evaluated. Covers either common and cutting edge surgical strategies by using colour intraoperative photos. additionally discusses rules of surgical administration and the several surgeries ordinary within the administration of those complicated difficulties.

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Neuroprotection and Neuroregeneration for Retinal Diseases by Toru Nakazawa, Yasushi Kitaoka, Takayuki Harada

By Toru Nakazawa, Yasushi Kitaoka, Takayuki Harada

This e-book offers the most recent findings on neuroprotection and neuroregeneration as power healing suggestions for numerous eye ailments, particularly, glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration (AMD), retinal detachment, and retinitis pigmentosa. Glaucoma is likely one of the major factors of blindness in the course of the international, and different illnesses akin to AMD and retinitis pigmentosa additionally result in lack of imaginative and prescient. these types of stipulations are characterised via degeneration of particular retinal cellphone varieties, making it necessary to identify remedies to guard retinal neurons and the optic nerve.

With that objective in brain, this ebook explains the mechanisms underlying aforementioned illnesses and their experimental types. the unconventional process proposals for the therapy of retinal illnesses in accordance with the idea that of neuroprotection also are mentioned often physique of the textual content, whereas the part on regenerative examine discusses optic nerve regeneration, endothelial progenitor cells, and iPS cells.

This e-book is suggested as a certified reference paintings for all medical professionals and trainees within the box of ophthalmology who're drawn to neuroprotective and neuroregenerative treatments.

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Management of Complicated Vitreoretinal Diseases by Fabio Patelli, Stanislao Rizzo

By Fabio Patelli, Stanislao Rizzo

This publication offers the vitreoretinal health practitioner with recommendation and assistance on easy methods to deal with and deal with the unpredictable complexities and capability intra- and postoperative problems which are encountered through the process vitreoretinal surgical procedure. across the world well known surgeons percentage their huge surgical adventure in a essentially written and well-illustrated layout, offering useful sensible solutions to the real difficulties usually faced during this ever-challenging region of ophthalmic surgical procedure. Management of advanced Vitreoretinal Diseases will attract surgeons old and young, and should locate its domestic not just within the library but in addition within the place of work and the working room itself. The open and optimistic manner during which the various situations and problems encountered in surgical procedure are faced will increase the services of the general practitioner and, most significantly, the results for patients.

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The Encyclopedia of Blindness and Vision Impairment (Facts by Susan Shelly, Allan Richard, M.D. Rutzen, Visit Amazon's

By Susan Shelly, Allan Richard, M.D. Rutzen, Visit Amazon's Jill Sardegna Page, search results, Learn about Author Central, Jill Sardegna, , Scott M., M.D. Steidl

Greater than 500 distinctive entries are incorporated in transparent, concise language with no less than technical jargon. the quantity includes a historical past of blindness and imaginative and prescient impairment with an A-to-Z presentation of future health concerns, kinds of surgical procedure, medicinal drugs, clinical terminology and social matters.

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2008-2009 Basic and Clinical Science Course: Section 11: by James C. Bobrow, MD

By James C. Bobrow, MD

This part underwent significant revision for the 2008-2009 version. part eleven studies the anatomy, body structure, embryology, and pathology of the lens. It additionally covers the epidemiology of cataracts and their assessment and administration in adults. furthermore, an summary of lens and cataract surgical procedure is supplied, problems of cataract surgical procedure are mentioned, and cataract surgical procedure in precise events is explored. includes many new photographs.

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