OphthoBook

  • Filename: ophthobook.
  • ISBN: 1448638828
  • Release Date: 2009-07-01
  • Number of pages: 179
  • Author: Timothy Root
  • Publisher: Createspace Independent Pub



OphthoBook is the printed version of the amazing OphthoBook.com online book and video series. The combination of this text, along with the online video lectures, creates the most informative and easy-to-understand ophthalmology review ever written. It is geared toward medical students, optometry students, and non-ophthalmologists who want to learn more about the eye without getting bogged down with mindless detail. The book is broken down into ten chapters: 1. Eye History 2. Anatomy 3. Glaucoma 4. Retina 5. Infection 6. Neuroophthalmology 7. Pediatric Ophthalmology 8. Trauma 9. Optics 10. Lens and Cataract Each chapter also includes "pimp questions" you might be asked in a clinic. Also, an entire chapter of ophthalmology board-review questions, flashcards, and eye abbreviations. Perhaps most useful, each chapter corresponds to the 20-minute video lectures viewable at OphthoBook.com. And lots of fun cartoons!

OphthoBook Questions

  • Filename: ophthobook-questions.
  • ISBN: 1533539715
  • Release Date: 2016-06-23
  • Number of pages: 236
  • Author: Timothy Root
  • Publisher:



You've just discovered the coolest question book ever written for the beginning eye student! This book contains over 300 multiple choice questions, sampling every subspecialty within the eye field. It is perfect for the struggling medical student, optometrist, or technician trying to get ahead! 1. These questions are written at a BASIC level for the beginning eye student ... no minutia here!2. Each question is followed by an explanatory paragraph so you get immediate feedback and learn as you progress! 3. You'll find hundreds of pictures, cartoons, and mnemonics that improve your retention. Never has studying been this much FUN!

The Ophthalmic Study Guide

  • Filename: the-ophthalmic-study-guide.
  • ISBN: 9781907830648
  • Release Date: 2016-05-23
  • Number of pages: 272
  • Author: Dorothy Field
  • Publisher: M&K Update Ltd



This classic introduction to ophthalmology has been thoroughly revised and updated to reflect the changes in practice that have taken place since it was first published in 2009. In recent years, an increasing variety of health professionals have been involved with the care of ophthalmic patients. The aim has been to provide an efficient, high-quality and cost-effective service to patients, which utilises the skills of the multidisciplinary ophthalmic team. This study guide offers both a basic introduction and a ‘skills escalator’ for nurses and other health professionals. Those who make use of its content and use the ‘To do’ panels for reflection and research will develop their knowledge and skills more quickly, and acquire good habits of self-assessment and self-directed learning. The simple questions at the end of each chapter can be used for self-testing, or as a basis for questions that mentors can ask their students. The content is deliberately restricted to ‘the basics’ in terms of the areas chosen, though they are all covered in reasonable depth. Students are encouraged to use the skills checklists at the end of the book to document their personal progress and validate their developing practice. These will provide useful evidence for annual performance appraisals.

Equine Ophthalmology

  • Filename: equine-ophthalmology.
  • ISBN: 9781119047742
  • Release Date: 2016-12-27
  • Number of pages: 680
  • Author: Brian C. Gilger
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons



Preceded by: Equine ophthalmology / Brian C. Gilger. 2nd ed. c2011.

Second Suns

  • Filename: second-suns.
  • ISBN: 9781615193639
  • Release Date: 2016-10-01
  • Number of pages: 432
  • Author: David Oliver Relin
  • Publisher: Workman Publishing



Now in paperback: a #1 New York Times–bestselling author’s gripping chronicle of “two doctors . . . bringing light to those in darkness” (Time) The publisher will donate a portion of its proceeds on the sale of this book to the Himalayan Cataract Project. Second Suns is the unforgettable true story of two very different doctors with a common mission: to rid the world of preventable blindness. Dr. Geoffrey Tabin was the high-achieving “bad boy” of his class at Harvard Medical School. Dr. Sanduk Ruit grew up in a remote village in the Himalayas, where cataract blindness—easily curable in modern hospitals—amounts to an epidemic. Together, they pioneered a new surgical method, by which they have restored sight to over 100,000 people—all for about $20 per operation. Master storyteller David Oliver Relin brings the doctors’ work to vivid life through poignant portraits of their patients, from old men who can once again walk treacherous mountain trails, to children who can finally see their mothers’ faces. The Himalayan Cataract Project is changing the world—one pair of eyes at a time.

The Ophthalmic Assistant

  • Filename: the-ophthalmic-assistant.
  • ISBN: 9781455733460
  • Release Date: 2012-08-15
  • Number of pages: 928
  • Author: Harold A. Stein
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences



Excel in your clinical responsibilities with The Ophthalmic Assistant. Whether you work in an ophthalmology, optometry, or opticianry setting, this best-selling reference delivers expert practical, up-to-date guidance on ocular diseases, surgical procedures, medications, and equipment as well as paramedical procedures and office management - providing all the knowledge and skills you need to be a valuable asset to your team. A real "how-to" textbook. Consult this full-color visual guide for identification of ophthalmic disorders, explanations of difficult concepts, and depictions of the newest equipment used in ophthalmology and optometry – with over 1,000 illustrations. Refer to the practical appendices for quick-reference information on hospital/practice forms for more efficient patient record keeping, conversion tables, numerous language translations, ocular emergencies, pharmaceuticals, and more. Update your practical knowledge of ophthalmic tests and procedures. Confidently prepare for certification or recertification exams with comprehensive and practical information on the exam process for ophthalmic and optometric assistants. Optimize your results with OCT imaging and other innovative technologies used in today’s ophthalmic offices, clinics, and hospitals. Stay up to date with new drugs being used to treat a diverse range of eye diseases and disorders. Learn how to assist the newest refractive cataract surgery procedures. Update your knowledge of CPR procedures.

The Wills Eye Manual

  • Filename: the-wills-eye-manual.
  • ISBN: 9781451171723
  • Release Date: 2012-05-11
  • Number of pages: 472
  • Author: Adam T. Gerstenblith
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



The thoroughly revised Sixth Edition of this classic reference on ocular disease is the perfect guide for all clinicians who treat eye disorders. Written in a concise outline format, this quick reference is perfect for diagnosis and management of hundreds of ocular conditions. This pocket-size manual covers - from symptoms to treatment - all ocular disorders likely to be encountered in the office, emergency room, or hospital setting.

Manual for Eye Examination and Diagnosis

  • Filename: manual-for-eye-examination-and-diagnosis.
  • ISBN: 9781119243625
  • Release Date: 2016-05-11
  • Number of pages: 184
  • Author: Mark W. Leitman
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons



Manual for Eye Examination and Diagnosis, 9th edition is a classic guide that provides a thorough update to basic eye examination techniques and the use of instruments and major ophthalmic disorders. Its popular approach takes the reader through the eye exam, covering anatomy, differential diagnosis, and treatment. Lavishly illustrated with over 550 color and black and white images, this accessible introductory text is designed for students who need a concise and thorough introduction to this complex and ever-changing specialty. Students and trainees across the healthcare professions will welcome the practical approach which focuses on the most commonly encountered eye diseases, their examination and treatment.

Pocket Tutor Ophthalmology

  • Filename: pocket-tutor-ophthalmology.
  • ISBN: 9781907816215
  • Release Date: 2012-04-08
  • Number of pages: 256
  • Author: Shyamanga Borooah
  • Publisher: JP Medical Ltd



Titles in the Pocket Tutor series give practical guidance on subjects that medical students and foundation doctors need help with “on the go”. Their highly affordable price represents great value for those rotating through modular courses or working on attachment. Topics reflect information needs stemming from today’s integrated undergraduate & foundation courses: Common investigations (ECG, Chest X-Ray, etc) Clinical skills (procedures, patient examination, etc) Important and/or complex specialties in which students receive comparatively little dedicated training (psychiatry, renal medicine) Key Points Highly affordable price and convenient pocket size format – fits in back pocket! Ophthalmology receives little teaching time in the medical curriculum, so students often feel ill prepared to deal with eye problems - which are invariably urgent in nature Descriptions of common disorders enhanced by Clinical Scenarios (Patient presents with...) which help students and trainees to recognise and manage common presenting problems

Clinical Orthoptics

  • Filename: clinical-orthoptics.
  • ISBN: 9781118341605
  • Release Date: 2012-01-17
  • Number of pages: 488
  • Author: Fiona J. Rowe
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons



Clinical Orthoptics has become established as a basic reference text providing fundamental information on anatomy, innervation and orthoptic investigation, plus diagnosis and management of strabismus, ocular motility and related disturbances. It is aimed at trainee ophthalmologists and orthoptic undergraduate students. Qualified orthoptists, general ophthalmologists and optometrists will also find valuable guidance in these pages. In this edition, the author has maintained the goal of producing a user-friendly, clinically relevant and succinct book, while revising it to reflect a variety of developments in the field. FEATURES Essential reading for students of orthoptics and ophthalmolology Now fully revised and updated Generously illustrated with photographs and line drawings Includes diagnostic aids, case reports, and helpful glossary

Saving Sight

  • Filename: saving-sight.
  • ISBN: 1617203793
  • Release Date: 2013-05
  • Number of pages: 232
  • Author: Andrew Lam
  • Publisher: Irie Books



The author relates his personal experience as a retinal surgeon to present the fundamentals of human vision and the stories of inventors connected to modern-day techniques for treating eye and vision disorders, including eye trauma, cataracts, LASIK, retinal detachments, and macular degeneration.

Review Questions in Ophthalmology

  • Filename: review-questions-in-ophthalmology.
  • ISBN: 0781752035
  • Release Date: 2004
  • Number of pages: 564
  • Author: Kenneth C. Chern
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



Updated for its Second Edition, this question-and-answer review book offers a concise review of ophthalmology. It combines a review of basic ophthalmology with real-life clinical cases and multiple-choice questions with answers and explanations. More than 400 clinical photographs, fluorescein angiograms, and CT, MRI, and ultrasound images help readers master this visually oriented specialty. This edition has over 100 new full-color illustrations. Focusing on common diseases, the book covers all specialty rotations, plus key areas such as embryology, anatomy, pediatrics, plastics, and lenses. This edition includes new cases and information on new drugs, especially glaucoma drugs.

Basic Ophthalmology

  • Filename: basic-ophthalmology.
  • ISBN: 1615251235
  • Release Date: 2010-01-01
  • Number of pages: 219
  • Author: Richard A. Harper
  • Publisher: Amer Academy of Ophthalmology



This concise text is an ideal complement to the medical student curriculum and is an important text for primary care residents and physicians. It features practical information on the diagnosis, management and referral of common ocular disorders and summarizes important ophthalmic concepts, techniques and facts with annotated resources for additional information. This new edition includes updates on neuro-ophthalmology, ocular manifestations of systemic diseases, and drugs and the eye. Additional topics include eye examination, acute and chronic visual loss, the red eye, ocular and orbital injuries, and amblyopia and strabismus.

Optometry

  • Filename: optometry.
  • ISBN: 9780750687782
  • Release Date: 2009
  • Number of pages: 555
  • Author: Mark Rosenfield
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences



From the fundamental science of vision to clinical techniques and the management of common ocular conditions, this book encompasses the essence of contemporary optometric practice. Now in full colour and featuring over 400 new illustrations, it has been revised significantly.

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