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Cornea [electronic resource]

[edited by] Jay H. Krachmer, Mark J. Mannis, Edward J. Holland
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
[St. Louis, Mo.] : Mosby, 2011.
Edition
3rd ed
Language
English
ISBN
9780323063876, 032306387X
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Summary
Cornea, edited by Drs. Krachmer, Mannis and Holland, is the only truly comprehensive clinical reference available that covers external disease, anterior uveitis, and the expanding range of contemporary corneal surgery. In this 3rd edition, state-of-the-art coverage, 25 brand-new chapters, and 45 new videos provide expert guidance on performing femtosecond-assisted penetrating keratoplasty, DSAEK, deep anterior lamellar keratoplasty, and many other cutting-edge techniques.
Contents
  • v. I. Fundamentals and medical aspects of cornea and external disease. Basic science : cornea, sclera, ocular adnexa anatomy, physiology and pathophysiologic responses
  • Examining and imaging the cornea and external eye
  • Differential diagnosis of selected problems in corneal and external eye disease
  • Eye banking
  • The ocular adnexa
  • The conjunctiva
  • Diseases of the cornea
  • The sclera and anterior uvea.
  • v. II: Surgery of the cornea and conjunctiva. Keratoplasty
  • Therapeutic procedures
  • Keratoprosthesis
  • Ocular surface transplantation
  • Refractive surgery.
Description
1 online resource (2 volumes (xxviii, 1913 pages, 54 pages )) : illustrations
Notes
  • Previous ed.: 2005.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
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