Manual of Eye Emergencies: Diagnosis and Management, 2e
- Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann; 2 edition (July 6, 2004)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0750652195
- ISBN-13: 978-0750652193
This revised 2nd edition is a completely new and unique approach to the subject, redesigned to be the essential clinical reference for anyone who treats emergency eye conditions in the primary care setting or emergency room. Well-presented information in a clear, clinical approach incorporates useful tables, charts, bullet points, and numerous color illustrations. Step-by-step guidelines lead the reader through practical diagnosis and management of commonly presenting eye problems. Its unique layout, decision-making pathways, concise coverage, and down-to-earth advice make it an essential resource for the accurate diagnosis and rapid management of eye emergencies.
- Spiral-bound handbook format is ideal for clinical use.
- Each condition is presented on its own page spread, with step-by-step guidelines to treatment.
- All key information is available at a glance, succinctly presented with full-color illustrations in a convenient layout.
- Clinical pearls and practical advice offer valuable insight on the most effective methods of treatment.
- All essential charts, tests and tables are collected and presented in one resource.
- New redesigned size and layout presents information in an easy-to-use, quick-reference format for clinical use.
- Bullet points, numbered points, shaded boxes, and highlighted sections help readers pick up on essential information fast.
- Decision-making pathways aid in differential diagnosis.
- Useful tables, charts, and tests have been incorporated, including new tables for therapeutics.
- 100 new color illustrations and 40 new high-quality line diagrams show important visual elements of diagnosing and treating eye conditions.
- More information is provided on paediatric ophthalmology, phacoemulsification, and lens implants.
- A new chapter addresses the most common questions asked by patients and practitioners concerning refractive surgery and LASIK.