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Medical management of glaucoma

by James C. Tsai

  • 106 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Professional Communications in West Islip, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Glaucoma.,
  • Glaucoma -- Diagnosis.,
  • Open-angle glaucoma.,
  • Angle-closure glaucoma.,
  • Glaucoma -- diagnosis.,
  • Glaucoma -- therapy.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJames C. Tsai, Max Forbes.
    ContributionsForbes, Max.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRE871 .T767 2003
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240 p. :
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3319656M
    ISBN 101884735800
    LC Control Number2004271191
    OCLC/WorldCa52244968

      When treating glaucoma, ophthalmologists have traditionally started with topical therapy, then proceeded to laser trabeculoplasty, and finally considered surgical intervention to obtain the desired reduction in intraocular pressure (IOP).Over the past few years, however, the medical management of glaucoma has seen a tremendous paradigm change. The recent development of novel glaucoma.   Description: This book describes the principles and management of the medical treatment of glaucoma, detailing each class of glaucoma drugs, their mechanisms, side effects, and limitations. Purpose: The purpose, to provide information about glaucoma medical therapy for practicing ophthalmologists and ophthalmologists in training, is a worthy Price: $

    Medical treatment of glaucoma is evolving to include internal and external drug delivery systems that will ensure patient compliance for long periods. The best treatment for glaucoma would be efficient, well tolerated over the long and short term, easily used with minimal constrains, affordable, and having increased duration of effect to Author: Lynda Charters. Thoroughly updated, and now in full color, Shields' Textbook of Glaucoma, sixth edition is a clinically focused and practical textbook for general ophthalmologists treating patients with glaucoma. This classic text offers a rational approach to the medical and surgical management of glaucoma and presents a total care plan for the patient.

      Features: The book starts with a brief history of the disease and covers the diagnosis and management of the many forms of glaucoma. Assessment: Although it is similar to Shield's Textbook of Glaucoma, 5th edition, Allingham et al. (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, ), it Price: $ Section 5 Principles of Management. 42 Overview of Management of Ocular Hypertension and Primary Open-angle Glaucoma. 43 Management of normal tension glaucoma. 44 An Overview of Angle-Closure Management. 45 Target Intraocular Pressure. 46 Quality of Life. 47 Medical management of glaucoma: Cost-effectiveness.


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