Functional Ophthalmic Disorders

Ocular Malingering and Visual Hysteria

Authors: Enzenauer, R.W., Morris, W., O'Donnell, Th., Montrey, J.

  • Reviews the historical and contemporary research on functional disorders in general and functional visual disorders in particular
  • Provides a ‘how to’ manual on diagnostic testing for the different types of functional visual disorders
  • Written for ophthalmologists and optometrists
  • Video provided online to illustrate the various tests and possible results conducted on a mock patient to assist in the differential diagnosis
  • Topics covered include history of functional disorders, ophthalmologic examination in malingering and techniques and tests for functional and simulated defects
  • Written and edited by leaders in the field
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About this book

This is a practical manual for diagnostic testing, focusing on the historical and contemporary research on functional disorders in general, and functional visual disorders in particular. Functional Ophthalmic Disorders: Ocular Malingering and Visual Hysteria is a how-to manual that is written for the practicing ophthalmologist and optometrist, complete with color photos that allow the reader to see pictures of select diseases. In addition to the photos, videos are provided online to illustrate the various tests and possible results conducted on a mock patient to assist in the differential diagnosis. Written and edited by leaders in the field, some of the topics covered include history of functional disorders, ophthalmologic examination in malingering and techniques and tests for functional and simulated defects.

About the authors

Robert W. Enzenauer, MD, MPH

Professor and Chief, Department of Ophthalmology

Children's Hospital of Colorado

Thomas J. O'Donnell, MD

Assistant Residency Program Director, Department of Ophthalmology

University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Assistant Professor Ophthalmology, Department of Ophthalmology

University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Chief of Neuro-Ophthalmology, Department of Ophthalmology

University of Tennessee Health Science Center

William Randolph Morris, MD

Chief, Ophthalmic Pathology Service, Department of Ophthalmology

University of Tennessee

Director of Medical Student Clerkships, Ophthalmology, Surgical Specialties Clerkship and Elective Ophthalmology Clerkship

Assistant Professor, Pathology

University of Tennessee, Center for the Health Sciences

Associate Professor, Ophthalmology

University of Tennessee, Center for the Health Sciences

Jill S. Montrey, MD, FACS

Medical and Grant Writer/Editor.

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • Terminology of Functional Disorders

    Enzenauer, Robert (et al.)

    Pages 1-10

  • History of Functional Disorders

    Enzenauer, Robert (et al.)

    Pages 11-31

  • Hysterical Ocular Functional Disorders

    Enzenauer, Robert (et al.)

    Pages 33-54

  • Ocular Malingering

    Enzenauer, Robert (et al.)

    Pages 55-70

  • Differentiating Ocular Functional Disorders: Hysteria Versus Malingering

    Enzenauer, Robert (et al.)

    Pages 71-79

Buy this book

eBook $99.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-08750-4
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $129.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-319-08749-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $129.00
price for USA
  • Customers within the U.S. and Canada please contact Customer Service at 1-800-777-4643, Latin America please contact us at +1-212-460-1500 (Weekdays 8:30am – 5:30pm ET) to place your order.
  • Due: January 14, 2017
  • ISBN 978-3-319-35233-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Functional Ophthalmic Disorders
Book Subtitle
Ocular Malingering and Visual Hysteria
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-08750-4
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-08750-4
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-08749-8
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-35233-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XII, 218
Number of Illustrations and Tables
32 b/w illustrations, 57 illustrations in colour
Topics