Last-Minute Optics: A Concise Review of Optics, Refraction, and Contact Lenses

4.17 avg rating
( 6 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781556429279: Last-Minute Optics: A Concise Review of Optics, Refraction, and Contact Lenses
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

The popular optics review manual, Last-Minute Optics: A Concise Review of Optics, Refraction, and Contact Lenses, has been revised and updated into a Second Edition. This unique resource boils down the overwhelming subject matter of clinical optics and refraction, helping the ophthalmologist cover the essentials in a single review manual. The content is based upon the practical experience of two clinically active experts who lecture on ophthalmic optics around the world.

This updated Second Edition by Drs. David G. Hunter and Constance E. West includes new questions added to selected chapters and a new chapter covering refractive surgery, as well as a key chapter that helps you evaluate patients with symptoms related directly to optical or refractive concerns. The complex concepts of optics are revealed in easy-to-understand explanations enhanced by simple illustrations.

Last-Minute Optics, Second Edition allows you to test your knowledge while increasing your understanding of optics. Designed in a clear, concise, question-and-answer format, this book allows for self-assessment and a chance to test your understanding before you read the answer.

Features of the Second Edition:

· Written in a light and approachable style to make optics accessible and understandable
· Unique question-and-answer format allows for self-assessment while studying to identify areas where more work is needed
· Perfect for limited study time
· Includes real-life examples that are clinically relevant
· Numerous practical tips to help enhance clinical practice
· Includes 223 questions and answers

Whether you’re an ophthalmologist, ophthalmic technician, resident or student, reviewing the optics facts and concepts is easier with Last-Minute Optics: A Concise Review of Optics, Refraction, and Contact Lenses, Second Edition.
 

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

About the Author:

David G. Hunter, MD, PhD is Ophthalmologist-in-Chief and the Richard M. Robb Chair of Ophthalmology at Children's Hospital Boston. He is also the Vice Chair and Associate Professor of the Harvard Medical School Department of Ophthalmology. Dr. Hunter obtained a bachelor of science in electrical engineering from Rice University and a PhD (in Cell Biology) and MD from Baylor College of Medicine. After he completed an ophthalmology residency at Harvard's Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, he received fellowship training in pediatric ophthalmology with Drs. David Guyton and Michael Repka at the Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute, Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Hunter lectures on optics and refraction for ophthalmologists-in-training around the world. He is Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus (2006-2012) and Vice President of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (2010). His clinical and research interests focus on strabismus and amblyopia.   

Constance E. West, MD
 graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology with a degree in chemical engineering. Dr. West then received her MD from the University of Massachusetts Medical School. She completed a residency in ophthalmology at Washington University and a fellowship in pediatric ophthalmology at the Wilmer Ophthalmological Institute. She is Associate Professor of Ophthalmology at the University of Cincinnati and Director of the Division of Ophthalmology and the Abrahamson Pediatric Eye Institute at the Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center in Cincinnati, Ohio. Her clinical practice is devoted to pediatric ophthalmology and adult strabismus.

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

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9781556423178: Last Minute Optics: A Concise Review of Optics, Refraction and Contact Lenses

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  1556423179 ISBN 13:  9781556423178
Publisher: Slack Incorporated, 1996
Softcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Hunter, David G.
ISBN 10: 1556429274 ISBN 13: 9781556429279
New Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2010. PAP. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # KB-9781556429279

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 46.31
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Constance E. West, David G. Hunter
Published by SLACK Incorporated, United States (2010)
ISBN 10: 1556429274 ISBN 13: 9781556429279
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description SLACK Incorporated, United States, 2010. Paperback. Condition: New. Second Edition. Language: English. Brand new Book. The popular optics review manual, Last-Minute Optics, has been revised and updated into a second edition. This unique resource boils down the overwhelming subject matter of clinical optics and refraction, helping the ophthalmologist cover the essentials in a single review manual. The content is based upon the practical experience of two clinically active experts who lecture on ophthalmic optics around the world.This updated edition includes new questions added to selected chapters and a new chapter covering refractive surgery, as well as a key chapter that helps you evaluate patients with symptoms related directly to optical or refractive concerns. The complex concepts of optics are revealed in easy-to-understand explanations enhanced by simple illustrations.Last-Minute Optics, Second Edition allows you to test your knowledge while increasing your understanding of optics. Designed in a clear, concise, question-and-answer format, this book allows for self-assessment and a chance to test your understanding before you read the answer. Seller Inventory # AAS9781556429279

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 55.09
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Constance E. West, David G. Hunter
Published by SLACK Incorporated, United States (2010)
ISBN 10: 1556429274 ISBN 13: 9781556429279
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description SLACK Incorporated, United States, 2010. Paperback. Condition: New. Second Edition. Language: English. Brand new Book. The popular optics review manual, Last-Minute Optics, has been revised and updated into a second edition. This unique resource boils down the overwhelming subject matter of clinical optics and refraction, helping the ophthalmologist cover the essentials in a single review manual. The content is based upon the practical experience of two clinically active experts who lecture on ophthalmic optics around the world.This updated edition includes new questions added to selected chapters and a new chapter covering refractive surgery, as well as a key chapter that helps you evaluate patients with symptoms related directly to optical or refractive concerns. The complex concepts of optics are revealed in easy-to-understand explanations enhanced by simple illustrations.Last-Minute Optics, Second Edition allows you to test your knowledge while increasing your understanding of optics. Designed in a clear, concise, question-and-answer format, this book allows for self-assessment and a chance to test your understanding before you read the answer. Seller Inventory # AAS9781556429279

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 58.05
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

David G. Hunter
Published by SLACK Incorporated
ISBN 10: 1556429274 ISBN 13: 9781556429279
New Paperback Quantity Available: 18
Seller:
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description SLACK Incorporated. Paperback. Condition: New. New copy - Usually dispatched within 2 working days. Seller Inventory # B9781556429279

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 56.99
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.06
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

David G. Hunter (author), Constance E. West (author)
Published by SLACK Incorporated 2010-04-15, Thorofare, N.J. (2010)
ISBN 10: 1556429274 ISBN 13: 9781556429279
New paperback Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description SLACK Incorporated 2010-04-15, Thorofare, N.J., 2010. paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 9781556429279

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 58.27
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.79
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Hunter, David G./ West, Constance E.
Published by Slack Inc (2010)
ISBN 10: 1556429274 ISBN 13: 9781556429279
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Slack Inc, 2010. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. 2nd edition. 122 pages. 9.50x6.50x0.25 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # z-1556429274

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 62.76
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.79
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

Hunter, David G.
Published by SLACK Incorporated (2010)
ISBN 10: 1556429274 ISBN 13: 9781556429279
New Quantity Available: 4
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description SLACK Incorporated, 2010. PAP. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # CE-9781556429279

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 63.69
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.75
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

8.

David G. Hunter PhD MD; Constance E. West MD
Published by Slack Incorporated (2010)
ISBN 10: 1556429274 ISBN 13: 9781556429279
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Slack Incorporated, 2010. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1556429274

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 75.92
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

9.

David G. Hunter PhD MD; Constance E. West MD
Published by Slack Incorporated (2010)
ISBN 10: 1556429274 ISBN 13: 9781556429279
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Slack Incorporated, 2010. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # MB00DWYT4VW

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 75.92
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

10.

David G. Hunter; Constance E. West
Published by SLACK Incorporated (2010)
ISBN 10: 1556429274 ISBN 13: 9781556429279
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Rating
[?]

Book Description SLACK Incorporated, 2010. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # TH9781556429279

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 85.71
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.51
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book