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Ocular Trauma

Ocular Emergency

Editors: Yan, Hua (Ed.)

  • Provides symptom based summarization of diseases in ocular emergency
  • Facilitates the readers to make the most appropriate decision on urgent ocular cases
  • Presents the most advanced understanding of Ocular Emergency by well-known doctors and professors
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  • ISBN 978-981-10-6802-7
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About this book

Ocular Emergency is a systematic, symptom based reference book for clinical practice guidance. This book aims to provide the most thorough knowledge and standard process to clinical practitioners, such as the nurses, medical students, residents, fellows and even ophthalmologists, to help them make the most appropriate decision on the management of patients who have suffered from urgent ocular conditions.

The first three chapters provide the audiences general information of ocular emergency and the emergency room (ER), which will help them generate a clinical thinking. The following four chapters are symptom based discussion of common complaints of ocular emergency. These chapters contain almost all the symptoms the audiences will meet in the ER and covers hundreds of diseases the audiences may or may not think of which fits the symptom. They will help the readers to make the right diagnose and offer the best advice or treatment to the patients. The last two chapters provide the audiences the information of most urgent ocular traumas. For each disease, definition, etiology, clinical presentations and signs, treatment and typical clinical case with pictures or illustrative figures will be provided. In addition, each chapter will be provided with an algorithym(s) for differential diagnosis and treatment as a summary of the chapter. Hopefully this book may help the clinical practitioners to be fully prepared for any challenge of ocular emergency cases.

About the authors

Hua Yan is a professor and chairman at the Department of Ophthalmology and the president of Tianjin Medical University General Hospital, Tianjin, China. He is also the president of Chinese Ocular Trauma Society and vice president of Asian Pacific Ocular Trauma Society.

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  • General Guideline of Ophthalmic Emergency

    Yan, Hong (et al.)

    Pages 1-9

  • Emergency Room (ER)

    Chen, Haoyu (et al.)

    Pages 11-18

  • Patient Care Process of Ocular Emergency

    Yan, Hua (et al.)

    Pages 19-28

  • Acute Redness of the Eye

    Huang, Bo

    Pages 29-55

  • Acute Disturbance/Loss of Vision

    Gurelik, Gokhan (et al.)

    Pages 57-94

Buy this book

eBook $109.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-981-10-6802-7
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $149.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-981-10-6801-0
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Ocular Emergency
Editors
  • Hua Yan
Series Title
Ocular Trauma
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer Singapore
Copyright Holder
Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd.
eBook ISBN
978-981-10-6802-7
DOI
10.1007/978-981-10-6802-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-981-10-6801-0
Series ISSN
2523-3157
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
VII, 241
Number of Illustrations and Tables
75 b/w illustrations, 109 illustrations in colour
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