By JoAnn A. Giaconi, Simon K. Law, Kouros Nouri-Mahdavi, Anne L. Coleman, Joseph Caprioli
This concise and accomplished consultant is written by means of overseas specialists of the sphere who're acquainted with the world’s literature. in keeping with the world’s literature and their very own adventure, authors nation and clarify how they like to regulate sufferers and difficulties clinically. every one bankruptcy writer provides the reader a number of transparent and particular advice and pearls for the prognosis and administration of Glaucoma. The reader-friendly constitution of this ebook guarantees that the required details is readily came upon and remembered. This booklet guarantees a delightful studying adventure on Glaucoma administration with the objective of a stronger remedy outcome.
By Seemant Chaturvedi MD, Steven R. Levine MD
This publication used to be born from the synthesis of the speedily proliferating box of cerebrovascular affliction study, pleasure approximately powerful new imaging and healing recommendations, and the necessity to well timed teach clinicians concerning the altering enjoying box for a standard, severe and costly syndrome - temporary ischemic assaults (TIA). TIAs can now stand all alone as an immense, and, from time to time, particular element of symptomatic cerebrovascular sickness, designated adequate to warrant a textbook in its personal correct. With new details on a worrisome and severe traditional heritage, growing to be wisdom of threat components and their administration, refined neuroimaging thoughts, and a broadening armamentarium of healing methods, the clinician is now confronted with a number of degrees of determination making. Does one admit the sufferer with a up to date TIA to the health center? What are the optimum imaging and diagnostic options? What antiplatelet agent to take advantage of? what's the function for surgical procedure and interventional suggestions? How do I optimally keep an eye on linked danger elements? This booklet serves to supply the most up-tp-date details to aid consultant clinicians in the course of the most sensible judgements to deal with their sufferers, utilizing evidence-based innovations while to be had and specialist opinion whilst no reliable info exist.Content:
Chapter 1 The Epidemiology of brief Ischemic assaults (pages 1–30): Matthew L. Flaherty and Robert D. Brown
Chapter 2 Pathophysiology of mind Ischemia (pages 31–72): Jin?Moo Lee, Abdullah M. Nassief and Chung Y. Hsu
Chapter three scientific Syndromes—Brain (pages 73–92): Sandeep Kumar and Louis R. Caplan
Chapter four scientific Syndromes—Ocular: brief visible Loss (pages 93–115): Gregory P. Van Stavern
Chapter five Head CT and MRI Findings in sufferers with brief Ischemic assaults (pages 117–136): Chelsea S. Kidwell and Jeffrey L. Saver
Chapter 6 Single–Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT) and Positron Emission Tomography (PET) (pages 137–161): Colin P. Derdeyn and William J. Powers
Chapter 7 Cerebrovascular Ultrasound (pages 162–187): Janet L. Wilterdink
Chapter eight Cardiac Diagnositc experiences (pages 188–213): Marco R. Di Tullio and Shunichi Homma
Chapter nine Coagulation reviews (pages 214–231): Karen Furie, Peter J. Kelly and J. Philip Kistler
Chapter 10 Antiplatelet treatment (pages 233–252): Michael J. Schneck
Chapter eleven position of Oral Anticoagulants (pages 253–263): Richard okay. T. Chan, Seemant Chaturvedi and Patrick Pullicino
Chapter 12 Heparin and similar Compounds (pages 264–280): James F. Meschia
Chapter thirteen Diabetes Mellitus therapy (pages 281–308): George Grunberger and Fadi Al?Khayer
Chapter 14 high blood pressure remedy (pages 309–329): John M. Flack, Neel Patel, Vishal Mehra and Samar Nasser
Chapter 15 different scientific remedies (pages 330–347): Bradley S. Jacobs, Mar Castellanos and Ramesh Madhavan
Chapter sixteen Thrombolysis for Acute temporary Ischemic assault and delicate Stroke (pages 348–364): Michael R. Frankel and James Bichsel
Chapter 17 surgical procedure for Stroke Prevention (pages 365–381): Larry B. Goldstein
Chapter 18 Angioplasty and Stenting (pages 382–414): Alex Abou?Chebl and Jay S. Yadav
Chapter 19 expense Effectiveness matters (pages 415–431): Susan L. Hickenbottom
Chapter 20 medical Vignettes (pages 432–438): Seemant Chaturvedi
By Wallace L. M. Alward MD, Reid A. Longmuir MD
Gonioscopy is a method of exam of the iridocorneal perspective of the attention. it's a serious component to the exam of all sufferers, fairly people with glaucoma. it's a a part of the attention exam that is super tough for trainees to profit. a few older practitioners have by no means develop into specialist in gonioscopic suggestions. This atlas provides all facets of the procedure from the elemental sciences in the course of the ideas, exam strategies and interpretation of findings.
By Ferenc Kuhn, Dante Pieramici
Ocular Trauma: ideas and Practice is the 1st accomplished scientific reference on ocular accidents in additional than a decade. every one bankruptcy offers unique directions on overview, therapy, and administration, together with what to do, easy methods to do it, and why to do it. you will additionally examine recommendations for constructing individualized remedy techniques for hard-to-identify accidents. The ebook starts off with normal terminology and category of ocular trauma, and is going directly to hide such issues as: the hot position of endoscopy; eye recovery with whole iris loss; anterior chamber problems; rehabilitation advances; medicolegal concerns in regards to the ophthalmologist as a professional witness; and lots more and plenty extra! Insightful chapters written by way of sufferers provide their views at the actual accidents and emotional trauma they've got experienced.
Key gains of Ocular Trauma:
- A systemic method of eye administration on a tissue through tissue foundation, rather than the normal anterior/posterior method
- sensible, easy-to-use layout, that includes greater than 350 illustrations (156 in complete color), pearls, pitfalls, bullets, and specific issues, excellent for day-by-day perform
- a global panel of professional authors providing updated international views on administration of ocular trauma
- attracts at the biggest epidemiologic and medical info assortment on hand, the us Eye damage Registry
- Offers an very important dialogue of medicolegal concerns dealing with ophthalmologists referred to as as specialist witnesses
- Provides a entire record of universal abbreviations and often used phrases andmore!
This reader-friendly booklet is a precious addition to the pro library of each ophthalmologist, retina expert, resident, and emergency room general practitioner who offers with trauma sufferers. No different source supplies such an abundance of data on evaluation, emergency intervention, administration, and rehabilitation. ensure you have the simplest, state of the art details as you deal with sufferers who've suffered an ocular injury.
Jakobiec's Principles & Practice of Ophthalmology, Volume 2 by Daniel M. Albert, Joan W. Miller, M.D.
By Daniel M. Albert, Joan W. Miller, M.D.
Contained in the third version of this esteemed masterwork, thousands of the main distinctive specialists from worldwide offer cutting-edge top solutions to each query that arises on your perform. They convey in-depth tips on new diagnostic methods, operative approach, and remedy choice, in addition to cogent factors of each new medical suggestion and its medical value. With its new streamlined, extra ordinary, full-color layout - in addition to entry to the total contents on-line - this third variation makes reference a lot swifter, more uncomplicated, and extra flexible. greater than ever, it is the resource you must successfully and optimistically conquer any scientific problem you could face.Comprehensive, authoritative, and richly illustrated insurance of each medical and scientific precept in ophthalmology guarantees that you're going to regularly be ready to locate the suggestions you must diagnose and deal with your sufferers' ocular difficulties and meet ultra-modern criteria of care.Updates comprise thoroughly new sections on "Refractive surgical procedure" and "Ethics and Professionalism"... an up to date and extended "Geneitcs" section... an up to date "Retina" part that includes OCT imaging and new drug treatments for macular degeneration... and lots of different very important new advancements that have an effect on your sufferer care.A streamlined structure (now 4 volumes rather than six) and a brand new, extra ordinary full-color layout - with many at-a-glance precis tables, algorithms, packing containers, diagrams, and hundreds of thousands of out of the ordinary colour illustrations - permits you to find the help you would like extra swiftly than ever. entry to the total contents of the four-volume set on-line - with fast seek services and downloadable illustrations - allows you to fast and powerfully reference the cloth from any computer.Your buy entitles you to entry the website until eventually the following version is released, or until eventually the present variation isn't any longer provided on the market via Elsevier, whichever happens first. If the following version is released under 12 months after your buy, you may be entitled to on-line entry for 12 months out of your date of buy. Elsevier reserves the correct to supply an appropriate substitute product (such as a downloadable or CD-ROM-based digital model) should still entry to the website be discontinued.
By Kate Coleman-Moriarty
Written through a most sensible professional within the box, this source introduces the reader to the pharmacology of botulinum toxin and describes and the whole variety of concepts for its optimum administration―including secure dealing with, the choice and evaluation of sufferers, power issues and pitfalls, and asthetic recommendations. It additionally offers comparative details on different modalities equivalent to laser and hyaluronic acid, in addition to capability probability elements, so readers can pick out the easiest approach for every sufferer. And, it discusses either types of toxin at the moment in the marketplace - Botox and Dysport.
- Covers the total variety of use of botulinum toxin for beauty reasons.
- Provides cutting-edge, useful guidance on remedy tools and proper garage.
- Discusses different remedies in order that the reader can come to a decision which rejuvenating therapy is better for every sufferer.
- Uses full-color medical pictures of pre-, peri-, and post-operative effects to demonstrate nuances of innovations besides asthe effectiveness of botulinum toxin on wrinkles and scars for the most important facial parts.
- Discusses which sufferers could be in danger for opposed effects―or "worsening results"―and deals compatible alternatives.
By Daniel Thomas Ginat, Suzanne K. Freitag
This e-book presents a finished evaluate of the imaging gains which are obvious following the applying of a number of ophthalmic and orbital approaches and treatments in sufferers with issues affecting the cornea, retina, lens and ocular adnexa, in addition to glaucoma. A wealth of fine quality radiographic photos, together with CT, MRI and ultrasound, depict anticipated post-treatment findings and appearances in sufferers with problems. furthermore, correlations are made with medical pictures and images of implanted units. This reference has been ready by way of specialists within the box and will function a helpful advisor to either radiologists and ophthalmologists, facilitating navigation of the intricacies of the taken care of eye and orbit and optimization of sufferer management.
By Mitchell B. Strominger MD
This identify within the fast analysis in Ophthalmology sequence offers a wealth of full-color pictures - besides differential diagnoses - in side-by-side web page layouts to help you in opting for an entire diversity of issues. A templated layout expedites entry to the counsel you want to diagnose the most typical stipulations concerning pediatric ophthalmology and strabismus - from uncomplicated to complicated - encountered in practice.
- Coverage of state-of-the-art subject matters together with phacomatosis, congenital ocular anomalies, TORCH syndrome, and extra, assist you hold your wisdom modern.
- Hundreds of full-color pictures current onditions as they found in genuine lifestyles.
- Common diagnostic pitfalls talk about what to appear out for while creating a tough analysis.
- A templated, color-coded format and differential analysis bins for every assist you make fast, exact scientific judgements.
- A concentrate on the most typical stipulations encountered in perform permits you to successfully formulate remedies and referrals.
SERIES EDITORS: Jay S. Duker, MD, Director, New England Eye heart, Vitreoretinal illnesses and surgical procedure carrier; Director, Pediatric Retinal Referral middle, Uveitis & Immunology carrier; Professor and Chair of Ophthalmology, Tufts collage institution of drugs, Boston, MA and Marian S. Macsai, MD, leader, department of Ophthalmology, Evanston Northwestern Healthcare; Professor and Vice-Chair of the dept of Ophthalmology, Feinberg tuition of medication, Northwestern collage, MI
By M. Soledad Cortina, Jose de la Cruz
This e-book covers the sector of keratoprosthesis intimately and focuses particularly at the Boston sort 1 keratoprosthesis (KPro), that is the equipment most generally used at the present time. huge details is equipped on all features of KPro surgical procedure, from background and preoperative evaluate to surgical strategies and postoperative administration of problems. Surgical video clips are integrated that may relief either starting and complicated corneal surgeons in getting to know those approaches. moreover, crucial uncomplicated technology techniques correct to keratoprosthesis surgical procedure are defined and different keratoprostheses in use world wide are thought of. a quick assessment of integrating man made corneas is supplied and the way forward for keratoprosthesis is usually mentioned. The booklet is written through probably the most unique and popular specialists within the field.
By Peter G. J. Barten
Examines distinction sensitivity of the human visible system--concerning the eye's skill to differentiate gadgets from one another or from the background--and its results at the image-forming approach. The textual content offers equations for deciding on a number of facets of distinction sensitivity, as well as types (mathematical expressions) which can simply be tailored for functional applications.
- Modulation threshold and noise
- version for the spatial distinction sensitivity of the eye
- Extension of the distinction sensitivity version to extra-foveal vision
- Extension of the distinction sensitivity version to the temporal domain
- impression of nonwhite spatial noise on distinction sensitivity
- distinction discrimination model
- photograph caliber measure
- influence of varied parameters on picture quality
- Curriculum Vitae