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  • Age-Related Macular Degeneration - Etiology, Diagnosis and Management - A Glance at the Future
    Age-Related Macular Degeneration - Etiology, Diagnosis and Management - A Glance at the Future
    Editor Giuseppe Lo Giudice
    ISBN 978-953-51-1113-9
    192 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 3301 times.
    Age-related macular degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of irreversible central vision loss in developed countries.There have been rapid developments of therapies that today can halt or even reverse aspects of vision loss resulting from AMD among ...
  • Common Eye Infections
    Common Eye Infections
    Editor Imtiaz A. Chaudhry
    ISBN 978-953-51-0926-6
    249 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 9534 times.
    Since ocular infections are one of the most frequent occurrences in ophthalmology, the treatment for these infections must be fast, precise and effective. In order to address this goal, it is important to identify and characterize the culprit microor ...
  • Glaucoma - Basic and Clinical Aspects
    Glaucoma - Basic and Clinical Aspects
    Editor Shimon Rumelt
    ISBN 978-953-51-1064-4
    508 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 16072 times.
    Glaucoma is a specialty in ophthalmology that includes a group of diseases that affect the optic disc and visual fields and is usually accompanied by increased intraocular pressure. This book addresses new topics in glaucoma that have not been includ ...
  • Cataract Surgery
    Cataract Surgery
    Editor Farhan Husain Zaidi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0975-4
    432 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 39981 times.
    Cataract is the leading cause of blindness in the world and cataract surgery is the most commonly performed operation worldwide. The international authorship of this book permits discussion of both the generality of the field and the details of a num ...
  • Ocular Diseases
    Ocular Diseases
    Editor Adedayo Adio
    ISBN 978-953-51-0761-3
    186 pages, September, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 11321 times.
    This comprehensive resource on ocular diseases will provide you with a better and more practical understanding of the science behind eye disease and help you to relate it with treatment. Some of the contributors to this book are some of the world's l ...
  • Otolaryngology
    Otolaryngology
    Editor Balwant Singh Gendeh
    ISBN 978-953-51-0624-1
    198 pages, May, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 25167 times.
    This book emphasizes on different aspects of otolaryngology - the medical sciences of diagnosis and treatment of ENT disorders. "Otolaryngology" is divided into various clinical sub-specialities, namely otology, rhinology, laryngology, and head and n ...
  • Keratitis
    Keratitis
    Editor Muthiah Srinivasan
    ISBN 978-953-51-0568-8
    62 pages, April, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 7638 times.
    The 4 chapters in this book focus on investigation, basic and advanced clinical aspects and management of frequently encountered corneal disorders. The authors have covered keratitis theory and practice. Onchocersias, even though found on one contine ...
  • Vitrectomy
    Vitrectomy
    Editor Zongming Song
    ISBN 978-953-51-0546-6
    96 pages, April, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 10205 times.
    This book is a comprehensive and systematic introduction to the basic theory, surgical techniques and the latest advances in vitrectomy. It focuses on vitreoretinal surgical indications and contraindications, surgical and operating techniques, surger ...