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The Slit Lamp

Applications for Biomicroscopy and Videography

Gellrich, Marcus-Matthias

Originally published by Kaden Verlag, Heidelberg, 2011

2014, XVII, 218 p. 252 illus., 229 illus. in color. With DVD.

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  • Presents the new approach of videography, which allows documentation of all eye diseases with the slit lamp
  • Fully describes the techniques, methods, and equipment
  • Documents the 20 most important videographic settings
  • Includes an impressive collection of clinical images​

In this book the author describes in detail the history, construction, and examination potential of the slit lamp. In particular, however, he presents a new approach – videography – that allows the ophthalmologist to document all (!) eye diseases with the slit lamp and a video camera in a practicable, rapid, and affordable manner. The necessary methods, techniques, and equipment, including converging, diverging, and contact lenses, are clearly explained in the text and four didactic videos. The 20 most important videographic settings are described, and “recipes” for their use are presented, along with diagnostic tips. The accompanying collection of clinical images represents the world’s first ever general atlas of ophthalmology from the perspective of the slit lamp.

The author has already demonstrated proof of the value of ophthalmological videography in his own practice. It is his hope that this introductory book, with its many images never previously produced with a slit lamp, will stimulate others to exploit the approach’s potential. 

Content Level » Professional/practitioner

Keywords » Eye segment examination - Eye videography - Gonioscopy - Ophthalmic diagnostic - Slit Lamp OCT

Related subjects » Ophthalmology

Table of contents 

Basics: Appliance Construction. Biomicroscopy: Types of Illumination.- Biomicroscopy without Additional Lenses.- Biomicroscopy with Additional Lenses.- Accessory Equipment for Slit Lamps. Videography with the Slit Lamp: Videography - the Basics.- Special Videography Applications.- Specific Videographic Settings for Specific Ocular Diseases. History of the Slit Lamp: History of Slit Lamp Construction.- Bibliography.​

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