OPHTHALMIC DIAGNOSIS AND TREATMENT 3/E -Yanoff
Publish Year 2014
Size 7.25" X 9.5"
Cover Type Paper Back
With CD/DVD No
Weight (Grams) 1065
Ophthalmic Diagnosis and Treatment, Third Edition, provides in a simplified format, recommendations and treatments of conditions most often encountered by eye care providers. Entities are in alphabetical order for easy, rapid access of information for the eye care provider and student. Each entity has Diagnosis (definition, symptoms, differential diagnosis, etc.) on the left page and Treatment (diet and lifestyle, treatment aims, prognosis, pertinent references, etc.) on the right page. New illustrations have been added and this book has updated material.
The same format is used throughout the book. The information, not intended to be encyclopedic, highlights the salient facts of each entity. Full-color illustrations are used throughout the book. As much as possible, each entity is followed by its diagnostic code, which is most helpful for billing purposes and for organizing patients’ records.This book will be used by eye care professionals and students as a quick reference guide of the significant points most commonly encountered and important entities pertaining to the eyes.
This unique work provides current expert recommendations and treatments for common and uncommon conditions encountered by ophthalmologists, including
• Cataract and systemic and orbital disorders
• Corneal and external diseases
• Neuro-ophthalmic disorders
• Pediatric ophthalmic disorders
• Retinal and vitreous disorders
The book has been designed to permit rapid access of information, with topics listed alphabetically. In each chapter, essential information has been condensed into tabular summaries on two pages, with diagnostic details on the left and treatment details on the right. Each condition features a definition, synonyms, common signs and symptoms, differential diagnosis, complications, treatment, and follow-up and management, as well as ICD-9 codes and images.