book covers the following topics: Anatomy of the Eye, Eye Examination, Diseases
of Conjunctiva, Diseases of Cornea, Diseases of Sclera, Diseases of Uveal Tract,
Diseases of Lens, Glaucoma, Diseases of Vitreous, Diseases of Retina, Neuro-Ophthalmology,
Strabismus and Nystagmus, Diseases of Eyelids, Diseases of Lacrimal Apparatus,
Diseases of Orbit, Ocular Injuries, Systemic Ophthalmology, Community
Ophthalmology and Eye Surgery.
This is a comprehensive,
practical guidebook that provides a clear overview and update of current modern
techniques of ocular surgery. The chapters will be of interest to a wide
audience. The chapters are written by experts with special interest and
extensive clinical experience in the topics.
This lecture note will
serve as a practical guideline for the hard-pressed mid-level health workers. We
hope that it will be a good introduction to eye diseases for health science
students working in Ethiopia. This note covers the following topics: basic
anatomy and physiology of the eye, basic examination of the eye, external eye
diseases, differential diagnosis of red eye, community ophthalmology, eye
injuries and systemic disease and the eye.
covers the following subtopics: Initial Evaluation of the Patient, Diagnostic
Testing, Schirmer Tear Test, Fluorescein Staining, Tonometry, Cytology, Culture
and Sensitivity, Slit-Lamp Examination, Slit-Lamp Models, Slit-Lamp Use,
Ophthalmoscopy, Binocular Indirect Ophthalmoscopy, Direct Ophthalmoscopy,
Monocular Indirect Ophthalmoscopy, Information and Supply Sources.