Clinical Cases in Glaucoma: An Evidence-based Approach

by Shibal Bhartiya, Parul Ichhpujani

This book describes about the “Clinical Cases in Glaucoma: An Evidence‑based Approach”. This book “Clinical Cases in Glaucoma: An Evidence‑based Approach” provides different cases related to the glaucoma. Reading the book will help you make better clinical judgments, if you are a veteran clinician-surgeon. It will help you understand the science of glaucoma better, if you are a researcher, and it will help you take care of your patients better, if you are just stepping into clinical practice. This book is comprised total 26 chapters. This book provides lucid and comprehensive understanding on the ocular hypertension, glaucoma suspect, primary open‑angle glaucoma, medical therapy, laser trabeculoplasty, angle‑closure glaucoma, trabeculectomy versus tube, choice of surgery: nonpenetrating deep sclerectomy, transscleral cyclophotocoagulation, endocyclophotocoagulation, complications after trabeculectomy, tube complications, complications of nonpenetrating deep sclerectomy, complications of newer surgeries, glaucoma in children, postrefractive surgery glaucoma, glaucoma after vitreoretinal surgery, neovascular glaucoma, and cataract and glaucoma. Compliance, informed consents, imaging artifacts and prevent misinterpretation of imaging results, sources of errors while interpreting perimetry, sources of errors while performing and interpreting tonometry and clinical trials in glaucoma and basics of a trial design for glaucoma are also provided in this chapter.


Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Bhartiya Shibal
Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon, Haryana, India
2. Ichhpujani Parul Government Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India
ISBN 9789386056962
Speciality Ophthalmology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/13022
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2017
Pages 210
Book Type Professional


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