eBook Evidence-Based Eye Care, 2nd Edition

  • Peter J. Kertes
  • Published By: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • ISBN-10: 1469838095
  • ISBN-13: 9781469838090
  • DDC: 617.7
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 448 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released February 2015
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014
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Now in a revised and updated Second Edition, this handy guide to eye care uses evidence from the latest clinical trials to deliver practical advice directly applicable to the challenges of daily ophthalmic practice. Helpful illustrations and tables support the text and improve outcomes.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.

Title Page.

Copyright Page.







1: Clinical Epidemiology.

2: Biostatistics.

3: Health Economics.

4: Anterior Segment: Cornea and External Diseases.

5: Refractive Surgery.

6: Glaucoma: Clinical Trials in Glaucoma Therapy.

7: Diabetic Retinopathy: Prevention and Screening.

8: Diabetic Macular Edema: Clinical Trials.

9: Proliferative Diabetic Retinopathy: Clinical Trials.

10: Clinical Trials in Nonneovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration.

11: Clinical Trials in Wet Age-Related Macular Degeneration.

12: Retinal Vein Occlusions (Evidence-Based Eye Care).

13: Evidence-Based Ophthalmology: Clinical Trials and beyond Retinal Detachment and Proliferative Vitreoretinopathy.

14: Evidence-Based Medicine: The Prophylaxis and Treatment of Endophthalmitis.

15: Arterial Occlusive Disease.

16: Retinopathy of Prematurity (ROP).

17: Amblyopia.

18: Uveal Melanoma: Approaches to Management.

19: Optic Neuritis.

20: Thyroid-Associated Orbitopathy: An Evidence-Based Approach to Diagnosis and Management.

21: Traumatic Optic Neuropathy: An Evidence-Based Perspective on Management.