Essential of veterinary ophthalmology
Essential of veterinary ophthalmology
3rd ed., 706 pages, 450 ill., John Wiley & Sons, October 2014
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Essentials of Veterinary Ophthalmology, Third Edition offers an updated introduction to the diagnosis and clinical management of ocular conditions in veterinary patients, providing trusted information in a user-friendly format. The content of the book is distilled from the fifth edition of the gold-standard reference Veterinary Ophthalmology, emphasizing the information most relevant to veterinary students and general practitioners. Fully updated throughout, the Third Edition focuses more strongly on small animals and horses, with streamlined coverage of other species, and new chapters have been added on morphology, physiology, and pharmacology. Carefully designed to be equally useful for learning and in practice, the book offers a streamlined, practical approach, with bolded terms to enhance comprehension. High-quality color photographs provide visual depictions of the conditions discussed. Essentials of Veterinary Ophthalmology, Third Edition is an indispensable resource for veterinary students or clinicians wishing to hone their ophthalmology knowledge and skills.



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Section 1 Basics for Clinical Veterinary Ophthalmology

1 Development of the Eye

2 Ophthalmic Structures

3 Physiology of the Eye

4 Optics and Physiology of Vision

5 Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics


Section 2 Ophthalmic Examination and Imaging

6 Eye Examination and Diagnostics


Section 3 Canine Ophthalmology

7 Canine Orbit: Diseases and Surgery

8 Canine Eyelids: Diseases and Surgery

9 Canine Nasolacrimal Duct and Lacrimal Secretory Systems: Diseases and Surgery

10 Canine Conjunctiva: Diseases and Surgery

11 Canine Cornea: Diseases and Surgery

12 Canine Glaucomas

13 Canine Anterior Uvea: Diseases and Surgery

14 Canine Lens: Cataract, Luxation, and Surgery

15 Canine Posterior Segment: Diseases and Surgery Section 4 Special Species

16 Feline Ophthalmology

17 Equine Ophthalmology

18 Food Animal Ophthalmology

19 Exotic Animals: Ophthalmic Disease and Surgery


Section 5 Ophthalmic and Systemic Diseases

20 Comparative Neuro-Ophthalmology

21 Systemic Disease and the Eye Appendices




Kirk N. Gelatt, VMD, Dipl ACVO, is Distinguished Professor of Comparative Ophthalmology in the Department of Small Animal Clinical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA. Dr Gelatt is past President of the American College of Veterinary Ophthalmologists and the American Society of Veterinary Ophthalmology

Item Code: OFTAL65
ISBN: 9781118771921
Weigth: 1400 g
Species: All species
Discipline: Ophthalmology
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