The Child's Eye: Diagnosis of Ophthalmic Disorders in Children (Oxford Medical Publications)

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780192623027: The Child's Eye: Diagnosis of Ophthalmic Disorders in Children (Oxford Medical Publications)

A good working knowledge of pediatric eye disease, detection and treatment is essential to effectively screen for the more common disorders, and to refer appropriate children early on to an ophthalmologist. Primary health care workers have an important role to play in preventitive ophthalmology. This book provides the family practitioner and pediatrician with a concise, illustrated, clinical guide to eye disorders affecting children. The Child's Eye presents a practical, methodical approach to eye examination in children, and discusses relevant and common childhood eye disorders, with the emphasis on prevention, early recognition, and management. Anyone who attempts to examine the eye of a child soon realizes that the approach to examination, the tests involved and the information yielded at each step differs from adult ophthalmological evaluation. The spectrum of pediatric eye disease is dissimilar to adult disorders, and this new book will reflect these differences.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

G. T. Millar, Professor, both at the Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion, Edinburgh.

Review:

" ... it is a worthwhile text for libraries in universities, hospitals, and family medicine departments." Canadian Family Physician (vol.42, April 1996)

"... this book will be very useful to the physicians and nursing staff involved in primary paediatric care. Students in ophthalmology and optometry will also find it worthwhile reading."-- Dr. Jacques Gresset, Practical Optometry (vol.6, no. 2, April 1995)

`Information is concise, relevant, and well-illustrated. This text is well organized and the illustrations are impressive and well chosen. Each chapter provides concise yet relevant information for primary care pediatric practitioners without special training in ocular disease. There is no
doubt that this book will be very useful to the physicians and nursing staff involved in primary pediatric care. Students in ophthalmology and optometry will also find it worthwhile reading either as an introduction or as a refresher textbook.'
Jacques Gresset, Practical Optometry (vol. 6, no. 2, ~April 1995)

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Buy Used View Book
List Price: US$ 46.00
US$ 14.02

Convert Currency

Shipping: US$ 7.92
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.

Destination, Rates & Speeds

Add to Basket

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Dhillon, B., Millar, G. T.
Published by Oxford University Press
ISBN 10: 0192623028 ISBN 13: 9780192623027
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Phatpocket Limited
(Waltham Abbey, HERTS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Oxford University Press. Book Condition: Good. Ex-library, so some stamps and wear, and may have sticker on cover, but in good overall condition. Bookseller Inventory # Z1-I-002-01076

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 14.02
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.92
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds