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Title Pediatric ophthalmology : current thought and a practical guide / M. Edward Wilson, Richard A. Saunders, Rupal H. Trivedi (eds.)
Published Berlin : Springer-Verlag, ©2009


Description 1 online resource (xiv, 497 pages) : illustrations (some color)
1 DVD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Contents 1 Art and science of examining a child / M. Edward Wilson -- 2 Refractive error in children / Constance E. West -- 3 Refractive surgery in children / Evelyn A. Paysse, Ashvini K. Reddy and Michael P. Weikert -- 4 Amblyopia / David K. Wallace -- 5 Worldwide causes of blindness in children / Clare Gilbert -- 6 Screening for pediatric ophthalmologic disorders / Sean P. Donahue -- 7 Evaluation of the apparently blind child / William V. Good and Taliva D. Martin -- 8 Comitant esotropia / Edward L. Raab -- 9 Exotropic deviations / Burton J. Kushner -- 10 Orthoptic evaluation and treatment / Kyle Arnoldi -- 11 Principles and management of complex strabismus / Irene H. Ludwig -- 12 Dissociated deviations / M. Edward Wilson -- 13 A and V patterns / David A. Plager -- 14 General principles in the surgical treatment of paralytic strabismus / Edward G. Buckley
15 Diagnosis and surgical management of ocular motility syndromes / Ronald G.W. Teed and Richard A. Saunders -- 16 Adjustable sutures in strabismus surgery / David G. Hunter, R. Scott Dingeman, and Bharti R. Nihalani -- 17 Complications of strabismus surgery / Rudolph S. Wagner -- 18 Nystagmus in infancy and childhood / Richard W. Hertle -- 19 Pediatric eyelid disorders / Forrest J. Ellis -- 20 Pediatric lacrimal disorders / Gregg T. Lueder -- 21 Congenital ocular malformations / Aleksandra V. Rachitskaya and Elias I. Traboulsi -- 22 Pediatric cataract: preoperative issues and considerations / Rupal H. Trivedi and M. Edward Wilson -- 23 pediatric cataract surgery: operative and postoperative issues / M. Edward Wilson and Rupal H. Trivedi -- 24 Glaucoma in infancy and early childhood / Sharon F. Freedman and Suzanne C. Johnson -- 25 Retinopathy of prematurity / David K. Coats and Ashvini K. Reddy -- 26 Pediatric retinal disorders / Newman J. Sund and Antonio Capone Jr -- 27 Pediatric ocular tumors and simulating lesions / Matthew W. Wilson -- 28 Challenges of pediatric uveitis / John D. Sheppard, Jeffrey Davis and Avi Meier -- 29 Common conditions affecting the external eye / Cintia F. Gomi and David B. Granet -- 30 Pediatric low vision / Linda Lawrence and M. Edward Wilson -- 31 Pediatric ocular trauma / Scott R. Lambert and Amy K. Hutchinson
Summary Presents practical application to the practice of medical and surgical pediatric ophthalmology. This guide features important drug dosages and side-effects, nystagmus surgical charts, strabismus surgical tables, spectacle artifacts, and an intraocular lens nomogram. It is suitable for the pediatric ophthalmologist and the general ophthalmologist
Analysis geneeskunde
public health
Medicine (General)
Geneeskunde (algemeen)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
In Springer eBooks
Subject Pediatric ophthalmology -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
Eye -- Diseases.
Eye Diseases
children (people by age group)
MEDICAL -- Pediatric Emergencies.
Pediatric ophthalmology.
Pediatric ophthalmology.
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals.
Handbooks and manuals.
Guides et manuels.
Form Electronic book
Author Wilson, M. Edward, Jr.
Saunders, Richard A.
Trivedi, Rupal H.
LC no. 2008940289
ISBN 9783540686323