The diagnosis and treatment of retinal disorders pose significant clinical challenges. The Retina Illustrated, edited by esteemed retina specialist Justis Ehlers and a global team of contributors, offers a concise and comprehensive approach to the visual world of retinal disease. The book is organized into ten sections and 102 brief yet informative chapters with illustrations covering the full range of retinal disorders from common degenerative diseases to emerging infectious retinal diseases.
The book begins by discussing cutting-edge diagnostic tools, followed by nine sections covering diagnosis and treatment of various retinal disorders, including degenerative, vascular, infectious, inflammatory, traumatic, oncology, and toxicities. The text covers a wide age range, from conditions affecting older adults such as age-related macular degeneration and choroidal atrophy to pediatric disorders like retinopathy of prematurity.
Cutting-edge imaging diagnostics, such as ultra-widefield angiography, intraoperative optical coherence tomography, and OCT angiography are discussed. Over 400 high-quality illustrations help readers to understand retinal disease from symptoms and signs to differential diagnosis and management. Reader-friendly format provides a quick review of numerous conditions. This reference book is essential for all healthcare professionals, including general ophthalmologists, retina specialists, emergency medicine physicians, and optometrists, who care for patients with retinal disease. It is also an invaluable educational resource for ophthalmology residents and fellows-in-training.
- ASIN : B07YGN6TPD
- Publisher : Thieme; 1st edition (October 2, 2019)
- Publication date : October 2, 2019
- Language : English