1st Edition

29th European Strabismological Association Meeting
Transactions, Izmir, June 1-4, 2004

ISBN 9780415372114
Published March 27, 2005 by CRC Press
448 Pages

USD $225.00

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Book Description

A compilation of selected papers, posters and lectures presented at the 29th meeting of the European Strabismological Association in Izmir, Turkey, June 2004, outlining the latest developments in the fields of eye surgery, vision screening, ophthalmology and related disciplines. The highlight of this meeting was the special lecture given by Gunter von Noorden, "History of Strabismology", included here in full.

The meeting also covered a number of important problems associated with strabismology, including ambyopia, botulinum toxin, Brown’s syndrome and congenital fibrosis syndrome. In addition, new methods and techniques are outlined, giving a complete overview of the hot topics in strabismology for strabismologists, pediatric opthalmologists and orthoptists.

Table of Contents

ESA lectures

Foreword by the President

Special Lectures: history of strabismology

Macular translocation Surgery

Session 1&2: Amblyopia

Session 3: Sensorial aspects

Session 4: Botulinum toxin

Session 5: Various aspects

Session 6: Adjustable surgery

Session 7: Physiology and refractive surgery

Session 8: Various surgical methods

Session 9: Brown’s syndrome and congenital fibrosis syndrome

Session 10: Superior oblique paresis

Session 11: Surgery in exotropia and special surgical methods


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Dr de Faber has been working since 1991as a strabologist and pediatric ophthalmologist since at the Rotterdam Eye Hospital.  He has served as Executive Board member for ESA and ISA and is editor for both organizations.