Pediatric Ophthalmology

Current Thought and A Practical Guide

Editors: Wilson, Edward M., Saunders, Richard, Rupal, Trivedi (Eds.)

  • All chapters are consistent in format and style, and have practical application to the daily practice of medical and surgical pediatric ophthalmology
  • Written by renowned experts with many years of experience and perspective on the state-of-the-art recommendations
  • Includes many techniques, tips and pearls learned over many years by experienced practitioners as well as guidelines to the eye examination of children
  • Each of these pediatric ophthalmology chapters has new information presented in a readable format
  • Chapters cut through the maze and give a bottom-line current position in the science of that subject
  • This guide will help novice and expert to improve the flow of the examination and treatment outcome
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Pediatric Ophthalmology: current thought and practice’ is written by renowned experts with many years of experience and perspective on the state-of-the-art recommendations.
All chapters are consistent in format and style and have practical application to the daily practice of medical and surgical pediatric ophthalmology.
Starting with a guide to the examination of children, it covers all important topics for all who care for children’s eyes regardless of their niche interests within the field of pediatric ophthalmology. Many techniques that have been learned over many years by experienced practitioners will be illustrated and explained to the reader. Added value is given with useful tables and charts that will likely get constant use in offices and operating rooms, for example: Important drug dosages and side-effects, nystagmus surgical charts, strabismus surgical tables, spectacle artifacts, and an intraocular lens nomogram. This practical guide will promote understanding and update and guide the novice and the expert to improve the flow of the examination and treatment outcome. It is one of the most informative and useful books ever written for the pediatric ophthalmologist and the general ophthalmologist who cares for children.

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From the reviews:

"A practical guide that reviews relevant and current thoughts in pediatric ophthalmology. … The book targets trainees and practitioners. … there is valuable information for all types of ophthalmologists and non-ophthalmologists. … This is a readable, practical, and extremely helpful book on a wide variety of pediatric ophthalmology topics. … This is a very unique book, mostly because of its practical approach, and thus has unique value on the practitioner’s bookshelf." (Naureen A Mirza-George, Doody’s Review Service, March, 2009)

“This text is an addition to a field of already well-respected pediatric ophthalmology textbooks. … The authors have succeeded in producing an eminently readable text. … Trainees will definitely enjoy it in its ‘entirety’ and practitioners will benefit from a full reading. … The text illustrations are good … . The tables are useful. … it will excite the reader who wants more detail and stimulate greater and more detailed reading on the most intriguing aspects of the subject. It is a great starting point.” (James D. Reynolds, American Orthoptic Journal, Vol. 59, 2009)

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eBook $289.00
price for USA (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-540-68632-3
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $369.00
price for USA
  • ISBN 978-3-540-68630-9
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Pediatric Ophthalmology
Book Subtitle
Current Thought and A Practical Guide
Editors
  • Edward M. Wilson
  • Richard Saunders
  • Trivedi Rupal
Copyright
2009
Publisher
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg
eBook ISBN
978-3-540-68632-3
DOI
10.1007/978-3-540-68632-3
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-540-68630-9
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIV, 497
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