The Sankara Nethralaya Atlas of “Retinal Diseases”

by Padmaja Kumari Rani, Gopal Lingam, Tarun Sharma, Lekha Gopal

The aim of The Sankara Nethralaya Atlas of “Retinal Diseases” is to provide a comprehensive coverage of topics related to vitreoretinal diseases with excellent quality fundus pictures speaking for themselves. Target audience for the book is residents in ophthalmology, vitreoretinal fellows, and practicing ophthalmologists. The Atlas has Seven Sections with 47 Chapters dealing with various retinal diseases. We did not include uveitic entity affecting retina; readers are encouraged to refer to our previously published Atlas of Uveitis and Scleritis. Each chapter is designed with an overview of the study topic highlighting clinical profile, relevant investigations, treatment and prognosis. Interesting clinical variants of the condition are presented with brief clinical history and color fundus photographs or montage or Ret Cam images. Wherever necessary, images of adjunct investigations are included; these are fundus fluorescein angiography, indocyanine angiography, optical coherence tomography, electroretinogram, B-scan ultrasound, CT scan and MRI. Suggested reading of each chapter has comprehensive coverage of both old and latest references. Each chapter has a self-test with multiple-choice questions to allow the reader to recollect the information presented. Practical tips related to the topics are given at the end of each case description. New drugs or latest clinical trials related to the topic are also included.

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Author Author's Affiliation
1. Rani Padmaja Kumari
Sri Bhagwan Mahavir Vitreoretinal Services, Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai
Kallam Anji Reddy Campus, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
Smt Kanuri Santhamma Center for Vitreoretinal Diseases, LV Prasad Eye Institute, Hyderabad, India
2. Lingam Gopal
Sri Bhagwan Mahavir Vitreoretinal Services, Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai
3. Sharma Tarun
Sri Bhagwan Mahavir Vitreoretinal Services, Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai
Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre, City Hospital, Dudley Road, Birmingham, B18 7 QU
Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre, Birmingham, UK
Birmingham and Midland Eye Centre, City Hospital, Birmingham, West-Midlands, UK B18 7QR
Sankara Nethralaya, 18, College Road, Chennai, India
Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, India
Vitreoretinal Service, Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Medical Research Foundation, Sankara Nethralaya, Channai, Tamil Nadu, India
Sri Bhagwan Mahavir Vitreoretinal Services, Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
Shri Mahavir Vitreoretinal Service, Medical Research Foundation, Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India
4. Gopal Lekha Sri Bhagwan Mahavir Vitreoretinal Services, Sankara Nethralaya, Chennai
ISBN 9788184482560
Speciality Ophthalmology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/10981
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2008
Pages 602
Book Type Professional

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