The thoroughly updated Third Edition of this practical guide reflects the growing popularity of new alternative methods for treating primary retinal detachment. This edition features a new chapter on pneumatic retinopexy and state-of-the-art information on balloon buckling and vitrectomy. The authors discuss the latest laser treatment delivery systems and vitreoretinal surgical techniques, including the usefulness of perfluorocarbon liquids and silicone oil. Coverage also includes current concepts on risk factors for retinal tears and detachment and updates on prophylactic strategies. Nearly 200 photographs and drawings, including 56 full-color clinical photographs, complement the text. An Appendix contains case histories that represent the spectrum of retinal detachment presentations and reinforce the authors' clinical management guidelines
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Book Description Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 1980. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0061404101