Ophthalmology: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 1522551964
  • ISBN-13: 9781522551966
  • DDC: 617.7
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 337 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released April 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Advanced techniques in eye care has significantly influenced how diseases and conditions are treated and diagnosed. While many strides have been made, there is still continuous research in the ophthalmology field. This book is an innovative reference source for the latest academic material on the identification, treatment, and management methodologies of eye diseases and disorders. Highlighting a range of topics, such as retinal prosthesis, ocular diseases, and ophthalmoscopy, this publication is ideally designed for researchers, graduate-level students, and professionals in the medical field.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Other Frontmatter.
List of Contributors.
Table of Contents.
Diagnostics and Imaging.
1: A Review of Vessel Segmentation Methodologies and Algorithms: Comprehensive Review.
2: Automatic Detection of Blood Vessel in Retinal Images Using Vesselness Enhancement Filter and Adaptive Thresholding.
3: Bloodless Technique to Detect Diabetes using Soft Computational Tool.
4: Significant Enhancement of Segmentation Efficiency of Retinal Images Using Texture-Based Gabor Filter Approach Followed by Optimization Algorithm.
5: Analogizing the Thinning Algorithm and Elicitation of Vascular Landmark in Retinal Images.
6: Principles of Binocular Stereoscopic Imaging.
7: Visual Perception from Object Scanning as Revealed by Electrooculography.
8: Case Study: Resolving Diagnostic Uncertainties in the Clinical Presentation of Ocular Tuberculosis.
9: A Comparative Study on Diabetic Retinopathy Detection Using Texture-Based Feature Extraction Techniques.
10: A New EYENET Model for Diagnosis of Age-Related Macular Degeneration: Diagnosis of Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
11: A Reversible Data Hiding Scheme for Efficient Management of Tele- Ophthalmological Data.
12: An Efficient and Lossless Cryptosystem for Security in Tele-Ophthalmology Applications Using Chaotic Theory.
13: Case Study: Glaucoma and Epidemic Dropsy - A Past Possible Association Revisited.
14: Human Health Diagnosis System Based on Iris Features.
15: An Approach for Automatic Detection and Grading of Macular Edema.
Drug Delivery and Design.
16: Bioactive Compound Analysis of Coriandrum Sativum L against Microbial Keratitis.
17: Nanotechnology for Omics-Based Ocular Drug Delivery.
Visual Impairment.
18: Design Analytics of Complex Communication Systems Involving Two Different Sensory Disabilities.
19: Android-Based Visual Tag Detection for Visually Impaired Users: System Design and Testing.