Chapter

Ophthalmology

Judith Collier, Murray Longmore and Keith Amarakone

in Oxford Handbook of Clinical Specialties

Ninth edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print April 2013 | ISBN: 9780199591183
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191742606 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199591183.003.0005

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Ophthalmology

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Ophthalmology: Contents

Looking at words - Examining eyes - Aids to ophthalmoscopy - Testing visual acuity - The external eye - Tears and lacrimation - Orbital swellings and zoster - Retinoblastoma - Eye movements and squint - Pupils and irises - Refraction; myopia; astigmatism - Visual field defects - The red eye - Management of corneal ulcers - Sudden painless loss of vision - Gradual loss of vision - Chronic simple glaucoma - Cataract - The retina - The eye in diabetes mellitus - The eye in systemic disease - Tropical eye disease - Eye trauma - Blindness and partial sight - Drugs and the eye - Contact lenses - Blepharospasm - Allergic eye disease - Floaters, flashes, and haloes - Refractive procedures

Chapter.  24539 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Ophthalmology

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