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Smart Resources in Ophthalmology: Applications and Social Networking (Current Practices in Ophthalmology)

by Parul Ichhpujani (Author), Sahil Thakur (Author)

Format : Publisher PDF

File Size : 23 MB


This book serves as a comprehensive guide to leveraging the full potential of mobile applications and seamlessly integrating them into daily ophthalmic practice. In today’s digital era, a wide array of mobile applications is readily available, offering features such as optimizing patient flow, assisting in examinations, facilitating anterior/posterior segment imaging, providing differential diagnosis and therapeutic options, and even serving as drug reminders and patient counselors. Surprisingly, many of these applications, despite being free to download and use, have been developed by individuals and lack proper marketing exposure.

Ophthalmology has always been at the forefront of adopting the latest advancements, whether it be lasers, off-label anti-VEGF drugs, or biocompatible implants. With mobile phones and tablets deeply ingrained in both our personal and professional lives, they have become an integral part of our daily routines. Recognizing this, the book explores the vast possibilities that mobile computing offers and opens up a new vista of opportunities for delivering enhanced patient care, one download at a time.

As part of the esteemed series “Current Practices in Ophthalmology,” this volume is specifically designed for residents, fellows-in-training, general ophthalmologists, and specialists alike. By providing insights into the effective utilization of mobile applications, the book equips readers with the knowledge and tools to optimize their practice and provide improved patient care in the digital age.


Product details

  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B07DKX57M8
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Springer; 1st ed. 2018 edition (June 6, 2018)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ June 6, 2018
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English