Microperimetry and Multimodal Retinal Imaging, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 364240300X
  • ISBN-13: 9783642403002
  • DDC: 617.735
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 196 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2014 | Published/Released April 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2014

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Microperimetry allows precise functional examination of the retina and optic nerve and is especially valuable for evaluation of the macular area. This fully up-to-date textbook on microperimetry, written by leading experts in the field, will also serve as an atlas and diagnostic reference. It is designed for use by both ophthalmologists and optometrists in daily clinical practice and clinical research, and the contents thus range from basic technical information to the most advanced clinical applications. Past and current microperimetry techniques are reviewed, and the role of microperimetry in  the context of multimodal imaging scenario is explained. The full range of clinical applications is then discussed, including age-related macular degeneration, diabetes, myopia, retinal dystrophies, disorders of the vitreoretinal interface, inflammatory chorioretinal diseases, toxic retinopathies, glaucoma, and low vision.  

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: Microperimetry and Multimodal Retinal Imaging: The Fundamentals.
2: Microperimetry: An Introduction.
3: Retinal Fixation and Microperimetry.
4: Microperimetry: Technical Remarks.
5: OCT/SLO Microperimetry and Correlates.
6: Scotopic Microperimetry.
7: Multimodal Retinal Imaging: An Introduction.
8: Clinical Applications of Microperimetry and Multimodal Retinal Imaging.
9: Early and Intermediate Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
10: Geographic Atrophy.
11: Neovascular Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
12: Retinal Pigment Epithelium and Choroid Graft.
13: Macular Telangiectasia Type 2.
14: Diabetes and Retinal Vascular Disorders.
15: Myopia.
16: Retinal Dystrophies.
17: Disorders of the Vitreoretinal Interface.
18: Inflammatory Chorioretinal Disorders.
19: Toxic Retinopathies.
20: Glaucoma.
21: The Contribution to Visual Rehabilitation.
22: Low Vision: Diagnosis and Rehabilitation.