Curbside Consultation in Neuro-Ophthalmology: 49 Clinical Questions, 1e
- Publisher: Slack Incorporated; 1st edition (September 15, 2008)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1556428405
- ISBN-13: 978-1556428401
Are you looking for concise, practical answers to those questions that are often left unanswered by traditional texts and references in neuro-ophthalmology? Are you seeking brief, evidence-based advice for common clinical dilemmas or complications? Curbside Consultation in Neuro-Ophthalmology: 49 Clinical Questions provides quick and direct answers to the thorny questions most commonly posed during a “curbside consultation” between neuro-ophthalmologists.
Dr. Andrew G. Lee, and associate editors Dr. Paul W. Brazis and Dr. Lanning B. Kline, have designed this unique reference in which neuro-ophthalmologists offer expert advice, preferences, and opinions on tough clinical questions commonly associated with neuro-ophthalmology. The unique Q&A format provides quick access to current information related to neuro-ophthalmology with the simplicity of a conversation between two colleagues. Images, diagrams, and references are included to enhance the text and to illustrate common clinical dilemmas.
Curbside Consultation in Neuro-Ophthalmology: 49 Clinical Questions provides information basic enough for residents while also incorporating expert pearls that even high-volume ophthalmologists will appreciate. Residents, fellows, and practicing physicians alike will benefit from the user-friendly and casual format and the expert advice contained within.
Some of the questions that are answered:
• What is the best way to manage papilledema?
• What treatments are there for traumatic optic neuropathy?
• When and how do I order an imaging study in neuro-ophthalmology?
• What is the work-up for anterior ischemic optic neuropathy?
• What evaluation is necessary for an isolated ocular motor cranial neuropathy?