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Title Updates on myopia : a clinical perspective / Marcus Ang, Tien Y. Wong, editors
Published Singapore : Springer Open, 2020
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 305 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Introduction to Myopia -- Basic and Optical Science.- Epidemiology and Burden of Myopia.- Myopia in Children -- Prevention of Progression.- Myopia in Adults -- Optimizing Outcomes.- Imaging in Myopia -- Clinical and Practical Considerations.- Complications of Pathological Myopia.- Future of Myopia Management
Summary This open access book discusses basic clinical concepts of myopia, prevention of progression and surgical treatments for myopia and pathological myopia. It also summarises the latest evidence and best practices for managing myopia, high myopia and its complications. Written by leading experts, the book addresses clinical diagnosis and interpretation of imaging modalities, and various complications of myopia such as glaucoma, choroidal neovascularization, retinal degeneration and cataracts. It is a valuable comprehensive resource for general and sub-specialist ophthalmologists as well as residents and ophthalmologists in training.
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed October 15, 2019)
Subject Myopia -- Diagnosis
Myopia -- Treatment
Myopia -- Treatment.
Form Electronic book
Author Ang, Marcus, editor.
Wong, Tien Yin, editor.
ISBN 9789811384912
9811384916