Primary Care Optometry

Primary Care Optometry

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An ideal resource for anyone involved in eye care students, opticians, optometrists, and ophthalmologists, this resource provides comprehensive coverage of the diagnosis and management of common eye and vision problems. Key topics include procedures for myopia control or reduction, as well as the co-management of refractive surgery and ocular disease. This book is also an excellent guide to detecting systemic diseases that can have an effect on the visual system.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 544 pages
  • 223.5 x 279.4 x 27.9mm | 1,519.55g
  • Butterworth-Heinemann Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 5th Revised edition
  • Approx. 440 illustrations (300 in full color)
  • 0750675756
  • 9780750675758
  • 244,675

Table of contents

PART ONE: ANOMALIES OF REFRACTION AND BINOCULAR VISION 1. Anomalies of Refraction 2. Epidemiology of Ametropia 3. Myopia 4. Hyperopia NEW! 5. Anomalies of Binocular Vision PART TWO: THE OPTOMETRIC EXAMINATION 6. The Patient History 7. The Preliminary Examination 8. The Ocular Health Examination 9. Objective Refraction 10. Subjective Refraction 11. The Binocular Vision Examination PART THREE: OPTOMETRIC DIAGNOSIS AND MANAGEMENT 12. Management of Anomalies of Refraction and Binocular Vision 13. Ophthalmic Lenses 14. Contact Lenses 15. Nonsurgical Methods of Myopia Control or Reduction 16. Refractive Surgery 17. Age-Related Vision Problems NEW! 18. Age-Related Vision Loss NEW! 19. Care of the Vision-Impaired Patient NEW! 20. The Role and Scope of the Primary Care Optometrist
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About Theodore Grosvenor

Adjunct Professor, Pacific University College of Optometry, Forest Grove, OR; Professor Emeritus, Indiana University School of Optometry, Bloomington, IN; Professor Emeritus, University of Houston College of Optometry, Houston, TX
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