Roy and Fraunfelder's Current Ocular Therapy

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Frederick Hampton Roy, Frederick W. Fraunfelder, Frederick T. Fraunfelder
Elsevier Health Sciences, Jan 1, 2008 - Medical - 694 pages
This book is designed to be concise with a consistent format so that the clinician can focus on a specific area. This edition has had major modifications and embraces evidence-based medicine. The format includes the CPT codes for billing purposes, short description of the condition, etiology/incidence, course/prognosis, laboratory findings, differential diagnosis; prophylaxis, treatment (local and systemic, surgical or other), miscellaneous (names and addresses of support groups) and key references.

Incorporates evidence-based medicine so you feel confident that you're formulating the best treatment plans for your patients.Color photos allow you to read about and actually see a picture of select disease entities.Clear, concise format can be photocopied and distributed to patients in some cases, reducing your time spent explaining problems to patients and caregivers.
 

Contents

Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome
6
Bacillus Species Infections
13
Coccidioidomycosis
20
Erysipelas
26
Ocular Histoplasmosis
61
Proteus
67
Rhinosporidiosis
73
Staphylococcus
79
Shaken Baby Syndrome
294
Papillorenal Syndrome
301
ANTERIOR CHAMBER
307
Postoperative Flat Anterior Chamber
309
CHOROID
315
Expulsive Hemorrhage
322
Sympathetic Ophthalmia
328
Conjunctival Melanotic Lesions
334

Trachoma
86
Typhoid Fever
92
PARASITIC DISEASES
99
NUTRITIONAL DISORDERS
119
Tyrosinemia II
125
Mucopolysaccharidosis IH
131
Mucopolysaccharidosis IV
137
DISORDERS OF LIPID METABOLISM
143
Hyperlipoproteinemia
144
The Thalassemias
150
Ocular Rosacea
156
Behçets Disease
163
Rheumatoid Arthritis
169
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
176
SKELETAL DISORDERS
187
Neurofibromatosis Type 1
193
NEUROLOGIC DISORDERS
201
Chronic Progressive External Ophthalmoplegia
207
Functional Amblyopia
213
Multiple Sclerosis
219
Trigeminal Neuralgia
226
Basal Cell Carcinoma
230
Craniopharyngioma
236
Juvenile Xanthogranuloma
243
Lymphangioma
250
Metastatic Tumors to the Eye and Its Adnexa
257
Orbital Rhabdomyosarcoma
264
MECHANICAL AND NONMECHANICAL INJURIES
275
Management of Screral Ruptures
281
Steel or Iron
288
Giant Papillary Conjunctivitis
342
Pterygium and Pseudopterygium
348
CORNEA
355
Corneal Edema
362
Apattern Strabismus
399
Dissociated Vertical Deviation
412
Oculomotor Third Nerve Paralysis
426
GLOBE
467
Angle Recession Glaucoma
479
Glaucoma Associated with Intraocular Tumors
485
Juvenile Glaucoma
491
Malignant Glaucoma
497
Openangle Glaucoma
504
Plateau Iris
512
Aniridia
518
LACRIMAL SYSTEM
535
Lacrimal System Contusions and Lacerations
541
LENS
549
Dislocation of the Lens
556
Agerelated Macular Degeneration
563
Macular Hole
569
Compressive Optic Neuropathies
575
Ischemic Optic Neuropathies
581
Traumatic Optic Neuropathy
587
ORBIT
593
Optic Foramen Fractures
599
Orbital Hemorrhages
605
SCLERA
651
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