“Orbital Cellulitis and Periorbital Infections” is a comprehensive book edited by Michael T. Yen and Thomas E. Johnson, and is a part of the Infectious Disease and Therapy series. The book discusses the diagnosis and management of orbital cellulitis and periorbital infections, which are serious infections that can affect the tissues around the eye.
The book covers the epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical features, and diagnostic techniques for these infections, including the use of imaging studies. The authors also provide detailed information on the medical and surgical management of these infections, including the use of antibiotics, steroids, and anticoagulants, as well as the role of surgery in managing complications such as abscesses and cavernous sinus thrombosis.
In addition, the book covers special considerations in the management of orbital cellulitis and periorbital infections, such as in pediatric patients, immunocompromised patients, and patients with sinusitis or other underlying conditions. The authors also discuss emerging therapies and future directions in the management of these infections.
Overall, “Orbital Cellulitis and Periorbital Infections” is a valuable resource for clinicians, infectious disease specialists, ophthalmologists, and other healthcare professionals involved in the diagnosis and management of these serious infections.
- ASIN : B0768MY6M2
- Publisher : Springer; 1st ed. 2018 edition (October 6, 2017)
- Publication date : October 6, 2017
- Language : English