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Drop in temperature may explain the increase in dry eye suffering

Drop in temperature may explain the increase in dry eye suffering

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Identification of glaucoma gene brightens view for future therapies

Identification of glaucoma gene brightens view for future therapies

ScienceDaily (Feb. 17, 2011) — Glaucoma — a leading cause of vision loss and blindness worldwide — runs in families. A team of investigators from Vanderbilt University and the University of Florida has identified a new candidate gene for the most common form of the eye disorder, primary open angle glaucoma (POAG) Continue reading

Obese women may be less likely to develop glaucoma

Obese women may be less likely to develop glaucoma

ScienceDaily (Feb. 14, 2011) — Obesity may be associated with higher eye pressure and a decreased risk of open-angle glaucoma in women but not men, according to a report posted online February 14 that will appear in the May issue of Archives of Ophthalmology. Continue reading

Obese women may be less likely to develop glaucoma

Obese women may be less likely to develop glaucoma

ScienceDaily (Feb. 14, 2011) — Obesity may be associated with higher eye pressure and a decreased risk of open-angle glaucoma in women but not men, according to a report posted online February 14 that will appear in the May issue of Archives of Ophthalmology. Continue reading

Age-related macular degeneration: Key mechanism in geographic atrophy identified, 2 possible therapies

Age-related macular degeneration: Key mechanism in geographic atrophy identified, 2 possible therapies

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The Dry Eye: A Practical Approach

The Dry Eye: A Practical Approach

The Dry Eye: A Practical Approach By Sudi Patel, Kenny Blades Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann Number Of Pages: 200 Publication Date: 2003-04-10 ISBN-10 / ASIN: 075064978X ISBN-13 / EAN: 9780750649780 Product Description: This practical handbook contains complete information on pathophysiology, treatment planning, and therapy for dry eye an uncomfortable, sometimes severe condition that may be caused by factors such as disease, contact lens wear, environmental conditions, or equipment. Continue reading

Color Atlas of Strabismus Surgery

Color Atlas of Strabismus Surgery

Attachment 2555 Publisher: Stationary Office Language: English ISBN: 0387332499 Paperback: 233 pages Data: Apr 2007 Format: PDF Description: 2.7% of children in the US are born with or develop strabismus (crossed eyes) in the early years of life. (The incidence rates are similar in much of the developed world.) While the condition only rarely leads to blindness, it can have long-term impacts on ocular health Continue reading

Diagnostic Atlas of Common Eye Lid Diseases

Diagnostic Atlas of Common Eye Lid Diseases

Attachment 2554 Publisher: Stationary Office Language: English ISBN: 0824728394 Paperback: 288 pages Data: Jul 2007 Format: PDF Description : Unlike any other source on the subject, this broad-ranging guide discusses the pathology, diagnosis, and treatment of 120 eyelid disorders including benign lesions, malignant tumors, and acquired and congenital malpositions and diseases. Written by leading researchers practiced in the analysis and management of these conditions, this source is a must-have reference for all ophthalmologists, optometrists, dermatologists, otolaryngologists, and general plastic and reconstructive surgeons caring for patients with eyelid and ocular adnexal disease Download http://www.book4doc.com/23214 Attached Images diagnostic atlas of common eyelid diseases.jpg‏ (162.7 KB) Continue reading

Eye Essentials: Ophthalmic Imaging

Eye Essentials: Ophthalmic Imaging

Eye Essentials: Ophthalmic Imaging By James Wolffsohn BSc PhD MCOptom Publisher: Butterworth-Heinemann Number Of Pages: 186 Publication Date: 2008-05-29 ISBN-10 / ASIN: 0750688572 ISBN-13 / EAN: 9780750688574 Product Description: Eye Essentials is a major new series which provides authoritative and accessible information for all eye care professionals, whether in training or in practice. Each book is a rapid revision aid for students taking higher professional qualifications and a handy clinical reference guide for practitioners in busy clinics. Continue reading

Optical Coherence Tomography in ocular diseases

Optical Coherence Tomography in ocular diseases

Attachment 2516 download http://www.book4doc.com/52593 Attached Images oct.JPG‏ (73.4 KB) Continue reading