The purpose of this note is to familiarize
optometry students with ophthalmic laser instrumentation, surgical laser
procedures, the management of ocular conditions with lasers and the introduction
of minor surgical techniques, including operating room protocols. Topics covered
includes: Basics of Laser In Eyecare, Refractive Procedures, Optic, Injections,
Ocular Injections, Syncope And Other Possible Emergencies, Surgical Environment,
Asepsis and Aseptic Technique, Suturing and Minor Surgical, Advanced Ocular
This website contains a database of hereditary disorders with
important ocular features. It is designed as a portal site containing summary
clinical descriptions with links to additional online information. Each
description of a medical condition is also linked to a page containing
information written in nontechnical language for patients.
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.
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.