ABC of Eyes

ABC of Eyes

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In the three years since the 3rd edition much has changed in the treatment of eye conditions. Glaucoma and macular degeneration, laser treatment compared with surgery, how to deal with refractive errors - all these will be described in detail and illustrated with newly commissioned drawings and photographs.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 211 x 298 x 8mm | 430g
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 4th Edition
  • Illustrations (chiefly col.)
  • 0727916599
  • 9780727916594
  • 285,560

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Many advances in the treatment of eye conditions have taken place since the third edition of ABC of Eyes was published. This book takes a symptom-based approach to the treatment and diagnosis of eye problems. It has been fully updated with an expanded version of the chapter on refractive errors and sections on glaucoma rewritten. Two new chapters have been added on age-related macular degeneration and the global impact of eye disease.

Chapters include:

History and examination Red eye Refractive errors Eyelid, orbital, and lacrimal disorders Injuries to the eye Acute visual disturbance, partial sight, and "blindness" Cataracts Glaucoma Age-related macular degeneration Squint General medical disorders and the eye The eye and the nervous system Global impact of eye disease

This best-selling ABC will be an invaluable resource for anyone who deals with eye problems in primary care or in an emergency department.
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About Peng Khaw

Professor Peng Khaw, Moorfields Eye Hospital and Institute of Opthamology, University College London, UK

Professor Peter Shah, The Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre and Good Hope Hospital, Birmingham, UK
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