Contact Lenses E-Book

Author: Anthony J. Phillips,Lynne Speedwell

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702071692

Category: Medical

Page: 672

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Completely revised with the latest advances, evidence, and standards needed for everyday practice, Contact Lenses, 6th Edition, remains a definitive work on this multi-faceted topic, ideal for optometrists, dispensing opticians, ophthalmologists, and contact lens practitioners. This classic, superbly designed text is perfectly suited for health care professionals, providing all of the essential knowledge needed in one convenient volume. Provides up-to-date, authoritative information on contact lens materials and lens types, treatment in contact lens and tear film complications, and myopia correction and contact lenses for abnormal ocular conditions. Discusses current topics such as miniscleral lenses, keratoconus, corneal cross linking, and paediatric, cosmetic and prosthetic contact lenses. Contains high-quality line diagrams and clinical illustrations to highlight key points in the text. Focuses on the evidence behind contact lens practice, enabling you to make informed choices about the care you give to your patients.

The Lighthouse Handbook on Vision Impairment and Vision Rehabilitation

Two-volume Set

Author: Barbara Silverstone,Mary Ann Lang,Bruce Rosenthal,Eleanor E. Faye

Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN: 0195094891

Category: Medical

Page: 1443

View: 3361


This comprehensive reference source is a state-of-the-art guide to the scientific, clinical, rehabilitative, and policy aspects of vision impairment and blindness. More than 100 original contributions from physicians, therapists, rehabilitation specialists, and policy makers cover everything from the basic science of vision and its diseases to assistive technologies, treatment, and care.

Oxford Textbook of Ophthalmology: sections 1-2.10

Author: D. L. Easty

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780192629951

Category: Medical

Page: 600

View: 4306


This new Oxford Textbook will become the definitive reference for ophthalmology. Fully illustrated in colour throughout, it covers all aspects of the scientific basis, pathophysiology, diagnosis, and management of the eye and its disorders, including neuro-ophthalmology, paediatric ophthalmology, and surgical principles and anaesthesia.The textbook has been written by an international team of contributors who have been instructed to emphasize clear plans for clinical management, giving the scientific evidence on which they based, while also analysing underlying mechanisms of disease.

Hoover's Handbook of American Business 2005

Author: Hoovers Inc

Publisher: Hoover's

ISBN: 9781573111010

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 950

View: 1967


This volume is part of a four-volume set (the others profile American emerging companies, American private companies, and global companies); and it contains information on 750 American businesses chosen mainly for their size, influence, growth, visibilty, and breadth of coverage. Each entry contains two narratives--an overview of the company, its s

Encyclopedia of Medical Organizations and Agencies

Author: Gale Group

Publisher: Gale Cengage

ISBN: 9780787669003

Category: Medical

Page: 1953

View: 2466


pThis resource brings you instant access to public and private agencies concerned with medical information, funding, research, education, planning, advocacy, advice and service. pSixty-nine subject chapters represent an entire range of contemporary medical fields: allergy and immunology, alternative medicine, biomedicine, chiropractic, gastroenterology, hypnosis, neurology, osteopathic medicine, reproduction and family planning, substance abuse and more. Entries provide contact and descriptive information for the organizations listed. A name and keyword index, as well as a subject cross-index, make finding information easy.