New York, NY, January 28, 2016 --(PR.com
)-- This larger-format third edition of a remarkable atlas reflects the latest advances in the constantly evolving specialty of ophthalmology. Firsthand knowledge is culled from the authors’ decades of patient consultations, teaching, and combined surgical experience. Cataract, diabetic retinopathy, glaucoma, and age-related macular degeneration are covered along with other eye diseases affecting millions of people worldwide. Disorders less frequently seen in clinical practice - such as uveal coloboma, Coats disease, and rare tumors - are included in its comprehensive coverage.
- A detailed chapter on clinical ophthalmological examination
- Anatomical, pathophysiological, diagnostic, and clinical data on every area of the eye - from the eyelid to the orbital cavity
- 600 highest quality color photographs, superb illustrations, and overviews illustrate clinical findings and pathophysiology
Medical students and ophthalmology residents will find this an invaluable reference tool. This concise compendium also offers a stellar study aid for board exam preparation, and provides an excellent ophthalmology refresher course for practicing clinicians and allied healthcare professionals
Thieme Publishers New York/Stuttgart. 2016
400 pp, 600 illustrations
eBook - Available from ebookstore.thieme.com, Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and iTunes
About the Author
Gerhard Klaus Lang, MD, is Professor and Director, Department of Ophthalmology, University Eye Hospital, Ulm, Germany
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