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Neuro-Ophthalmology (What do I do now)

by Matthew J. Thurtell, Robert L. Tomsak, Robert B. Daroff


by Matthew J. Thurtell, Robert L. Tomsak, Robert B. Daroff

Neuro-ophthalmology is a field of medicine that touches on every subspecialty in neurology, but has an undeserved reputation as a branch of knowledge that is difficult to learn and practice. Many neurologists and ophthalmologists do not receive sufficient exposure to neuro-ophthalmology during their residencies, and are uncomfortable diagnosing and treating patients with neuro-ophthalmic problems.

Authored by neuro-ophthalmologists whose careers span three generations in the field, Neuro-Ophthalmology helps clinicians evaluate and manage patients with neuro-ophthalmic problems. This “curb-side consult” approach is divided into five sections: afferent visual disorders; efferent eye movement disorders; eyelid disorders; pupil disorders; and combination syndromes. Based on the most current scholarly evidence and filled with practical advice, Neuro-Ophthalmology provides the answers to “what do I do now?”

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780195390841
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
  • Publication date: 11/1/2011
  • Series: What Do I Do Now Series
  • Pages: 208