Bennett and Rabbett's Clinical Visual Optics (Book with CD-ROM)

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  • Edition: 4th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2007-08-01

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This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. The fourth edition of this classic textbook has been brought thoroughly up to date with revised chapters on Ocular Aberrations, Visual Examination of the Eye, and Distribution and Ocular Dioptics of Ametropia. New contributors have been added and the book has been completely redesigned using colour to offer a more accessible layout and enhance the many line illustrations. The new CD Rom has valuable additional resources including a simulation of subjective refraction, video clips showing clinical procedures and extra appendices to the book. Classic text providing a comprehensive review of optics of the human eye Theoretical chapters and clinical chapters contribute to a thorough understanding of procedures Sound practical advice throughout Colour used throughout in the text and for the diagrams Revised chapters on The Schematic Eye, Ocular Aberrations, Visual Examination of the Eye, Objective Optometers, and Distribution and Ocular Dioptics of Ametropia. Completely redesigned to facilitate learning, with many text boxes, learning objectives, key points, clinical tips and exercises. Valuable online material contains multi-choice questions, FAQs, case studies and more.

Table of Contents

List of symbols
General introduction
The eye's optical system
Visual acuity and contrast sensitivity
Spherical ametropia
Subjective Refraction
Accommodation and near vision. The inadequate-stimulus myopias
Ocular motility and binocular vision
Anomalies of binocular vision: heterophoria and heterotropia
Stereopsis and the stereoscope
The schematic eye
Subsidiary effects of correcting lenses magnifying devices
Anisometropia and aniseikonia
Ocular aberrations
Visual examination of the eye and ophthalmoscopy
Retinoscopy (skiascopy)
Objective optometers
Vision screening, new subjective refractors and techniques
Measurement of ocular dimensions
Distribution and ocular dioptrics of ametropia
Entoptic phenomena
A suggested routine examination procedure
The Bennett-Rabbetts schematic eye, relaxed and accommodated 10D and in italics for historical reference, the Gullstrand-Emsley relaxed schematic eye
General bibliography
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