Publication Year: 2014
Edition: 2nd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Wilson Jr., M. Edward; Trivedi, Rupal H.
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Although uncommon, the occurrence of cataracts in very young patients can result in significant impairment—and can lead to blindness. This practical guide delivers need-to-know information to help clinicians treat pediatric patients with cataracts with a range of therapies and essential guidance on the management of complications.
Explore the only reference devoted exclusively to pediatric cataract management!
- 13 new chapters highlight the latest advances in bilateral cataract surgery, intraocular heparin treatment, treatment of traumatic cataracts, pre- and postoperative management, and techniques appropriate for patients in developing nations.
- Quick-reference format helps readers locate vital information at a glance.