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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
    200 pages, June, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 4955 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
    264 pages, May, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 14621 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
    520 pages, April, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 22997 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
    444 pages, February, 2013
    All chapters downloaded 66975 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
    194 pages, September, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 13876 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
    Editor Balwant Singh Gendeh
    ISBN 978-953-51-0624-1
    208 pages, May, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 32568 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
    Editor Muthiah Srinivasan
    ISBN 978-953-51-0568-8
    70 pages, April, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 10704 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
    Editor Zongming Song
    ISBN 978-953-51-0546-6
    104 pages, April, 2012
    All chapters downloaded 14035 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 ...