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By Jane W. Chan

ISBN-10: 0387689788

ISBN-13: 9780387689784

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ISBN-13: 9780387689791

The optic nerve and the mind include the most anatomic elements of neuro-ophthalmology. even if there are various handbooks and significant texts describing all of the universal problems of neuro-ophthalmology, OPTIC NERVE issues offers a pragmatic reference booklet focusing in simple terms on universal optic nerve disorders.

This ebook is equipped by way of optic nerve diagnoses typically encountered in a neuro-ophthalmologic perform. it truly is written in a transparent, concise sort for speedy, effortless reference within the medical institution. The association of every bankruptcy includes:

- epidemiology;

- prognosis via scientific symptoms and by way of electrophysiologic, ocular and neuroimaging techniques;

- pathophysiology;

- administration via traditional remedies ; experimental/newer medicines lower than consideration;

- prognosis.

Updated details on diagnostic concepts, together with OCT and mfVEP, and genetic trying out for hereditary optic neuropathies are mentioned. New information from medical reviews, comparable to beta-interferons for optic neuritis, are offered for the administration of every sickness. analysis of neuro-ophthalmologic issues with more moderen neuroimaging recommendations, reminiscent of puppy, SPECT, and diffusion-weighted imaging are absolutely defined. New facts from medical reviews (beta-interferons for optic neuritis, for example) could be offered for the administration of every disorder.

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The optic nerve and the mind contain the most anatomic elements of neuro-ophthalmology. even if there are various handbooks and significant texts describing all of the universal problems of neuro-ophthalmology, OPTIC NERVE problems presents a realistic reference booklet focusing basically on universal optic nerve problems.

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