Techniques, Complications and Management
editore: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
As the single reference textbook on the subject, Pediatric Cataract Surgery: Techniques, Complications and Management, Second Edition covers everything from vision screening to managing complications of pediatric cataract surgery, with hours of accompanying online video. Following the First Edition, a wealth of scientific advances have called for an improvement of the entire work, which combines innovative discoveries with an endorsement for hands-on learning beyond the pages. It's a must-have for ophthalmic surgeons of all levels. 13 new chapters cover the latest advancements across perioperative management of pediatric cataract surgery, critical periods in vision development, cost analysis, endophthalmitis prophylaxis, intraocular heparin treatment, bag-in-the-lens surgical techniques, multifocal intraocular lens use in children, quality of life, low vision rehabilitation and more. You'll also find a cutting-edge section on operating techniques for patients in developing nations and cataract surgery in eyes with ocular and systemic anomalies. 2 hours of online procedural video to offer an up-close-and-personal visual aid, from the perspective of the surgeon himself.
First-hand accounts and expert demonstration help you perfect procedure, avoid common missteps and navigate complications for a successful outcome. Quick reference format promises grab-and-go versatility, so you can find the info you need in a heartbeat. The preeminent authority - Its content has been compiled, authored and edited by top surgeons in this challenging field, with important contributions from researchers and other professionals - producing rich material that keeps you (and your colleagues) at the forefront of your discipline.