9780781791298

Focus on Macular Diseases : Co-Published by Jaypee Brothers and Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

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  • ISBN13:

    9780781791298

  • ISBN10:

    0781791294

  • Edition: 1st
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2007-11-01
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

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Summary

Written by the foremost authorities from around the world, this full-color text describes and thoroughly illustrates state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment modalities for macular disorders. Coverage begins with contemporary techniques for evaluation of the macula, including optical coherence tomography, microperimetry, and the multifocal electroretinogram. Chapters on outpatient and medical therapies cover laser treatment, intravitreal triamcinolone, and use of photodynamic therapy, transpupillary thermotherapy, anti-vascular endothelial growth factor drugs, and antioxidants for age-related macular degeneration. Internationally acclaimed experts describe surgeries for epiretinal membrane, vitreomacular traction syndrome, idiopathic macular hole, choroidal neovascularization, diabetic macular edema, myopic foveoschisis, and retinal vein occlusion. A DVD accompanying the book contains videos of eleven surgical procedures.

Table of Contents

Optical Coherence Tomographyp. 1
Scanning Laser Ophthalmoscope-based Angiographyp. 101
Microperimetryp. 123
Multifocal Electroretinogram in Macular Disordersp. 129
Fluorescein Angiography and Indocyanine Green Angiography in Macular Disordersp. 147
Laser Photocoagulation in Diabetic Macular Edemap. 179
Laser Treatment of Macular Disordersp. 187
Photodynamic Therapy for Neovascular Age-related Macular Degenerationp. 219
Transpupillary Thermotherapy for Neovascular Age-related Macular Degenerationp. 231
Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor and anti-vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Therapy for Choroidal Neovascularizationp. 243
Antioxidants and Age-related Macular Degenerationp. 261
Intravitreal Triamcinolone Acetonide in Macular Diseasesp. 279
Surgeries for Epiretinal Membrane, Vitreomacular Traction Syndrome, Idiopathic Macular Hole, Choroidal Neovascularization, Diabetic Macular Edema and Myopic Foveoschisisp. 297
Surgeries for Retinal Vein Occlusionp. 375
Step by Step Macular and Allied Surgeriesp. 393
Macular Involvement in Posterior Uveitisp. 405
Macular Involvement in Intraocular Tumorsp. 439
Oxidative Stress in Macular Diseasesp. 473
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