eBook Age-Related Macular Degeneration, 2nd Edition

  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469889641
  • ISBN-13: 9781469889641
  • DDC: 618.97
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 464 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released March 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015
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Overview

Stay up to date with the latest developments in your field with the highly-anticipated second edition of Age-Related Macular Degeneration. This comprehensive text covers recent advances in pathophysiology, diagnosis, and treatment including promising new developments that will affect your patient care. Dr. Virgil Alfaro and his colleagues at Retina Consultants of Charleston bring you their expertise in the areas of basic science, imaging, prevention, treatment, and more.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contributors.
Foreword.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Contents.
1: Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology of the Macula.
2: Normal Anatomy of the Macula.
3: Animal Models for Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
4: Pathogenesis and Pathophysiology of Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
5: Etiology of Late Age-Related Macular Disease.
6: Histopathology of Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
7: Classification of Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
8: Classification of Exudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
9: Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy.
10: Retinal Angiomatous Proliferation in Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
11: Differential Diagnosis of Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
12: Imaging.
13: Fluorescein Angiography.
14: Indocyanine Green Angiography in Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
15: Fundus Autofluorescence Imaging in Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
16: Optical Coherence Tomography.
17: Nonexudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
18: Antioxidants and Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Clinical Associations and Basic Mechanisms.
19: Exudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
20: Pre–Anti-VEGF Era.
21: Macugen for Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
22: Lucentis (Ranibizumab).
23: Bevacizumab for the Treatment of Exudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
24: VEGF Trap-Eye for Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
25: Radiation for the Treatment of Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
26: Combination Therapy for Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
27: Fovista, a Pegylated Anti-PDGF Aptamer in Wet AMD.
28: Complications of Intravitreal Injections.
29: Frontiers of Therapy.
30: Introduction to Gene Therapy and Related Techniques for Retinal Disorders and Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
31: New Pharmacotherapies for Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
32: Artificial Vision, Retinal Implants, and Implantable Telescope.
33: Retinal Transplantation.
Index.
Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication.
Contributors.
Foreword.
Preface.
Acknowledgments.
Contents.
1: Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology of the Macula.
2: Normal Anatomy of the Macula.
3: Animal Models for Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
4: Pathogenesis and Pathophysiology of Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
5: Etiology of Late Age-Related Macular Disease.
6: Histopathology of Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
7: Classification of Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
8: Classification of Exudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
9: Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy.
10: Retinal Angiomatous Proliferation in Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
11: Differential Diagnosis of Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
12: Imaging.
13: Fluorescein Angiography.
14: Indocyanine Green Angiography in Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
15: Fundus Autofluorescence Imaging in Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
16: Optical Coherence Tomography.
17: Nonexudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
18: Antioxidants and Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Clinical Associations and Basic Mechanisms.
19: Exudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
20: Pre–Anti-VEGF Era.
21: Macugen for Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
22: Lucentis (Ranibizumab).
23: Bevacizumab for the Treatment of Exudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
24: VEGF Trap-Eye for Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
25: Radiation for the Treatment of Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
26: Combination Therapy for Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
27: Fovista, a Pegylated Anti-PDGF Aptamer in Wet AMD.
28: Complications of Intravitreal Injections.
29: Frontiers of Therapy.
30: Introduction to Gene Therapy and Related Techniques for Retinal Disorders and Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
31: New Pharmacotherapies for Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
32: Artificial Vision, Retinal Implants, and Implantable Telesc