Corneal Surgery E-Book: Theory Technique and Tissue

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This updated, full-color 4th edition features a greatly expanded surgical focus for a practical guide to corneal surgery. The expert guidance of internationally renowned editors provides you with authoritative and current coverage that takes you from an in-depth exploration corneal function as related to corneal surgery through to the correction of refractive errors. New chapters ensure that you stay up-to-date on the latest developments in the field. This easy-to-use, state-of-the-art resource has been reorganized to focus strictly on surgery to provide you with more coverage of recent surgical advances.
  • Presents boxes of clinical pearls throughout the text for accessible expert guidance.
  • Features the latest surgical techniques and postoperative management of penetrating and lamellar keratoplasty —to provide you with details on hot topics in the field.
  • Gives you fresh insights with new sections and a broader perspective from a new team of editors.
  • Makes use of full color throughout the text, as well as step-by-step surgical line illustrations and full-color photographs so you gain a more accurate visual understanding of corneal surgery.
  • Emphasizes refractive surgery considerations, including technique, with supporting medical illustrations and video presentations.

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Introduction to corneal function and surgery
Testing and measuring corneal function
Ocular surface surgery and reconstruction
Techniques in corneal transplantation
Special situations in corneal surgery
Surgical correction of refractive errors

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