Ocular Therapeutics Handbook: A Clinical Manual

Publication Year: 2019

Edition: 4th Ed.

Authors/Editor: Onofrey, Bruce E.; Skorin, Jr., Leonid; Holdeman, Nicky R.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-1-97-510904-2

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Offering concise, easy-access information for the most common ocular problems, Ocular Therapeutics Handbook: A Clinical Manual is a proven, practical resource for optometrists, nurses, and primary care physicians.

A consistent outline format and numerous algorithms make vital information easy to retrieve, while a problem-oriented approach provides a real-world perspective and helps build critical thinking skills.

Key Features:

  • Three well-organized sections cover the information you need to know: Quick Reference (ocular microbiology, lab tests and procedures, pharmaceutical agents, and medication side effects); Ocular Therapeutics (diseases, traumatic injuries, and ocular urgencies and emergencies); and Appendices (abbreviations, conversion charts, case report sheets, and more).
  • Each clinical presentation focuses on the patient (risk factors, signs and symptoms), the disease (pathophysiology), and the management (treatment options and pharmacology), providing rapid access to clinically relevant material.
  • Revised content covers recent advancements in new technology, including electrophysiology, fundus auto-fluorescence, and OCT; diagnostic equipment and techniques, recently developed pharmaceuticals; and recent clinical studies’ impact on ocular disease.
  • New video content teaches how to perform key procedures and improve patient management.
  • Hundreds of line drawings, color photographs, and tables help you visualize and quickly grasp key concepts.

Details

Platform: Ovid
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Onofrey, Bruce E.; Skorin, Jr., Leonid; Holdeman, Nicky R.
ISBN: 978-1-97-510904-2
Specialty:
Ophthalmology
Language: English
Edition: 4th Ed.
Pages: 750
Year: 2019

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