Here's an appropriate mixture of academic and scientific information presented in an outline-style review. Concise, easy to read chapters prevent duplication of material and allow quick mastery of the subject. Tables and mnemonics help readers learn and retain critical information. A separate section details findings of many important research projects and a wide selection of references directs users to additional material on a range of topics.
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By William B. Trattler, Cornea Specialist, Center for Excellence in Eye Care, FL, USA; Volunteer Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, University of Miami Medical School, Miami, FL; Peter K. Kaiser, MD, Director, Digital OCT Reading Center, Staff, Vitreoretinal Section, Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH and Neil J. Friedman, MD, Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Ophthalmology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA; Private Practice, Mid-Peninsula Ophthalmology Medical Group, Palo Alto, CA
Table of Contents: 1. Optics
· Properties of Light
· Eye as Optical System
· Prescribing Glasses
· Contact Lenses
· Low Vision Aids
· Intraocular Lenses
· Ophthalmic Instruments