Textbook of Refractive Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery (ReLACS)

Editors: Krueger, Ronald R., Talamo, Jonathan H., Lindstrom, Richard L. (Eds.)

  • Comprehensive source of information for the general ophthalmologist and cataract surgeon regarding femtosecond laser cataract surgery
  • An informational resource for those who wish to learn more about the specifics of femtosecond laser cataract surgery
  • Covers background, technical, clinical, and commercial aspects of the technology, including topics on the evolution of cataract surgery, femtosecond laser fundamentals, challenges of femtosecond laser technology for cataract surgery, and the economics of laser cataract surgery
  • Edited and written by recognized leaders in field
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Textbook of Laser Refractive Cataract Surgery is a comprehensive reference for the general ophthalmologist and cataract surgeon regarding the explosive new technology in femtosecond laser cataract surgery.  Femtosecond laser allows extreme precision in surgery, and is used in refractive surgery and for ‘cuts’ in the cornea, leading to a more uniform treatment for the patient. Textbook of Laser Refractive Cataract Surgery is for cataract surgeons and all eye care providers managing or diagnosing cataracts who wish to be informed about this technology and its applications.

 

Edited and written by recognized leaders in the field, this book covers background, technical, clinical, and commercial aspects of this exciting technology. Some of the topics covered include the evolution of cataract surgery, femtosecond laser fundamentals, challenges of femtosecond laser technology for cataract surgery, and the economics of laser cataract surgery.

 

 

Edited and written by recognized leaders in the field, this book covers background, technical, clinical, and commercial aspects of this exciting technology. Some of the topics covered include the evolution of cataract surgery, femtosecond laser fundamentals, challenges of femtosecond laser technology for cataract surgery, and the economics of laser cataract surgery.

 

About the authors

Ronald R. Krueger, MD, MSE Professor of Ophthalmology Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University Medical Director of Refractive Surgery, Cole Eye Institute 9500 Euclid Ave./i32 Cleveland, OH 44195 Jonathan H. Talamo, MD Associate Clinical Professor of Ophthalmology Harvard Medical School Talamo Laser Eye Consultants Reservoir Place, Suite 184 1601 Trapelo Road Waltham, MA 02451 Richard L. Lindstrom, MD Adjunct Professor Emeritus University of Minnesota, Dept of Ophthalmology Founder and Attending Surgeon Minnesota Eye Consultants 9801 Dupont Ave South, Bloomington, MN 55431

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  • Evolution of Cataract Surgery

    Packer, Mark (et al.)

    Pages 1-8

  • Current Outcomes with Cataract Surgery: Can We Do Better?

    Chang, David F.

    Pages 9-16

  • Femtosecond Laser Fundamentals

    Lubatschowski, Holger (et al.)

    Pages 17-37

  • Challenges of Femtosecond Laser Technologies for Cataract Surgery

    Juhasz, Tibor

    Pages 39-48

  • Imaging Systems and Image-Guided Surgery

    Klyce, Stephen D. (et al.)

    Pages 49-58

Buy this book

eBook $149.00
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Hardcover $189.00
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  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $189.00
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Textbook of Refractive Laser Assisted Cataract Surgery (ReLACS)
Editors
  • Ronald R. Krueger
  • Jonathan H. Talamo
  • Richard L. Lindstrom
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Springer-Verlag New York
Copyright Holder
Springer Science+Business Media, LLC
Distribution Rights
Distribution rights for India: Delhi Book Store, New Delhi, India
eBook ISBN
978-1-4614-1010-2
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4614-1010-2
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4614-1009-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4939-4257-2
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 289
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