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  • Conjunctivitis - A Complex and Multifaceted Disorder
    Conjunctivitis - A Complex and Multifaceted Disorder
    Editor Zdenek Pelikan
    ISBN 978-953-307-750-5
    246 pages, November, 2011
    This book presents a number of interesting and useful aspects and facets concerning the clinical features, properties and therapeutical management of this condition. Dr. H. Mejía-López et al. present an interesting survey of the world-wide epidemio ...
  • Glaucoma - Basic and Clinical Concepts
    Glaucoma - Basic and Clinical Concepts
    Editor Shimon Rumelt
    ISBN 978-953-307-591-4
    602 pages, November, 2011
    This book addresses the basic and clinical science of glaucomas, a group of diseases that affect the optic nerve and visual fields and is usually accompanied by increased intraocular pressure. The book incorporates the latest development as well as f ...
  • The Mystery of Glaucoma
    The Mystery of Glaucoma
    Editor Tomaš Kubena
    ISBN 978-953-307-567-9
    362 pages, September, 2011
    Since long ago scientists have been trying hard to show up the core of glaucoma. To its understanding we needed to penetrate gradually to its molecular level. The newest pieces of knowledge about the molecular biology of glaucoma are presented in the ...
  • Electroretinograms
    Electroretinograms
    Editor Gregor Belusic
    ISBN 978-953-307-383-5
    250 pages, August, 2011
    Electroretinography (ERG) is a non-invasive electrophysiological method which provides objective information about the function of the retina. Advanced ERG allows to assay the different types of retinal receptors and neurons in human and animal model ...
  • Glaucoma - Current Clinical and Research Aspects
    Glaucoma - Current Clinical and Research Aspects
    Editor Pinakin Gunvant
    ISBN 978-953-307-263-0
    388 pages, November, 2011
    This book summarizes current literature about research and clinical science in glaucoma and it is a synopsis and translation of the research conducted by individuals who are known in each of their respective areas. The book is divided into two broad ...
  • Ocular Diseases
    Ocular Diseases
    Editor Adedayo Adio
    ISBN 978-953-51-0761-3
    194 pages, September, 2012
    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 ...
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
    Diabetic Retinopathy
    Editor Mohammad Shamsul Ola
    ISBN 978-953-51-0044-7
    366 pages, February, 2012
    The aim of this book is to provide a comprehensive overview of current concepts in pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatments of diabetic retinopathy. It provides a collection of topics written by excellent authors, covering discussions on advances in un ...
  • Advances in Ophthalmology
    Advances in Ophthalmology
    Editor Shimon Rumelt
    ISBN 978-953-51-0248-9
    582 pages, March, 2012
    This book focuses on the different aspects of ophthalmology - the medical science of diagnosis and treatment of eye disorders. Ophthalmology is divided into various clinical subspecialties, such as cornea, cataract, glaucoma, uveitis, retina, neuro-o ...
  • Astigmatism - Optics, Physiology and Management
    Astigmatism - Optics, Physiology and Management
    Editor Michael Goggin
    ISBN 978-953-51-0230-4
    318 pages, February, 2012
    This book explores the development, optics and physiology of astigmatism and places this knowledge in the context of modern management of this aspect of refractive error. It is written by, and aimed at, the astigmatism practitioner to assist in unde ...
  • Cataract Surgery
    Cataract Surgery
    Editor Farhan Husain Zaidi
    ISBN 978-953-51-0975-4
    444 pages, February, 2013
    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 ...
  • Age Related Macular Degeneration - The Recent Advances in Basic Research and Clinical Care
    Age Related Macular Degeneration - The Recent Advances in Basic Research and Clinical Care
    Editor Gui-Shuang Ying
    ISBN 978-953-307-864-9
    310 pages, January, 2012
    Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) is the leading cause of vision loss and blindness in the developed countries. In the past decade, great progress has been made in understanding the pathobiology and genetics of this blinding disease, as well as ...
  • Keratitis
    Keratitis
    Editor Muthiah Srinivasan
    ISBN 978-953-51-0568-8
    70 pages, April, 2012
    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 ...
  • Keratoplasties - Surgical techniques and complications
    Keratoplasties - Surgical techniques and complications
    Editor Luigi Mosca
    ISBN 978-953-307-809-0
    144 pages, January, 2012
    In this book, the authors illustrate different therapeutic and surgical approaches to treating various corneal pathologies. This edition in electronic format allows universal access to everybody regardless of the time of day or setting, portability, ...
  • Retinoblastoma: An Update on Clinical, Genetic Counseling, Epidemiology and Molecular Tumor Biology
    Retinoblastoma: An Update on Clinical, Genetic Counseling, Epidemiology and Molecular Tumor Biology
    Editor Govindasamy Kumaramanickavel
    ISBN 978-953-51-0435-3
    180 pages, March, 2012
    Retinoblastoma is the first tumor suppressor gene discovered ever. The discovery opened a new avenue in the field of oncology leading to the identification of 35 tumor suppressor genes, till date in our genome. This book is an excellent compilation ...
  • Vitrectomy
    Vitrectomy
    Editor Zongming Song
    ISBN 978-953-51-0546-6
    104 pages, April, 2012
    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 ...
  • Glaucoma - Basic and Clinical Aspects
    Glaucoma - Basic and Clinical Aspects
    Editor Shimon Rumelt
    ISBN 978-953-51-1064-4
    520 pages, April, 2013
    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 ...
  • Common Eye Infections
    Common Eye Infections
    Editor Imtiaz A. Chaudhry
    ISBN 978-953-51-0926-6
    264 pages, May, 2013
    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 ...
  • 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
    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 ...
  • Ophthalmology - Current Clinical and Research Updates
    Ophthalmology - Current Clinical and Research Updates
    Editor Pinakin Davey
    ISBN 978-953-51-1721-6
    604 pages, September, 2014
    This book brings together both a review and updates in clinical and research areas. The chapters will be of interest to a wide audience. On one hand, the review and update of clinical practices will interest students and residents, on the other, cutt ...
  • Advances in Eye Surgery
    Advances in Eye Surgery
    Editor Patricio A. Pacheco
    ISBN 978-953-51-2249-4
    302 pages, February, 2016
    This is a comprehensive, practical guidebook that provides a clear overview and update of current modern techniques of ocular surgery. The chapters will be of interest to a wide audience. The chapters are written by experts with special interest and ...