Expert Techniques in Ophthalmic Surgery

by Myron Yanoff, Parul Ichhpujani, George L Spaeth

This book “Expert Techniques in Ophthalmic Surgery” focuses on operative techniques and surgical strategies, which are explained step-by-step to increase surgical knowledge and anatomy. It has a highly visual format that includes illustrations and images, as well as features that align with current ophthalmology training. The content has been structured in such a way to facilitate quick access of information and detailed way of explanations. It comprises of 10 sections and section 1 discuss about basic principles of ophthalmic surgery. Section 2 explains about the techniques for routine cataract surgery and incision cataract surgery. It also includes laser and pediatric surgery. The third section emphasis on corneal surgery which includes keratoprosthesis, amniotic membrane and ocular surface reconstruction. Section 4 explains us about vitreoretinal surgery, its principles, and techniques. And section 5 describes glaucoma surgery and its complications of glaucoma surgery and their management. Section 6 talks about the oculoplastic, orbital and lacrimal Surgery and its techniques. Section 7 deals about the oncology surgeries like biopsy, phototherapy, brachytherapy, and proton beam radiotherapy etc. Section 8 describes the extraocular muscle surgery principles and its complications on strabismus surgery. Section 9 and section 10 aims to give an overview about open globe injuries and the practice of ophthalmic surgery.

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Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Yanoff Myron
Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
2. Ichhpujani Parul
Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India
3. Spaeth George L Wills Eye Hospital/Jefferson Medical College; Glaucoma Service, Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
ISBN 9789351525004
Speciality Ophthalmology, Surgery
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12541
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2015
Pages 980
Book Type Professional


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