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1st Edition

A Clinical Approach to Neuro-Ophthalmic Disorders

Edited By

Vivek Lal

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ISBN 9781032251486
May 19, 2022 Forthcoming by CRC Press
328 Pages 183 Color & 91 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

Neuro-ophthalmology is a merged subspecialty of neurology and ophthalmology dealing with complex multisystem diseases presenting with visual manifestations. This book helps the reader in recognizing, approaching, and managing such a patient. It covers the afferent and efferent systems, pupillary disorders, and Radiology of neuro-ophthalmic conditions. It features individual symptomatology with salient points, their management and differential diagnosis. It has case scenarios, key points, and algorithms along with self-assessment MCQ questions. Its simplified, step wise approach will be a useful resource for neurologists, ophthalmologists, physicians, pediatricians, and optometrists.

Key Features
• Features a simplified and stepwise clinical approach to neuro-ophthalmic disorders.
• Includes case studies and clinical pearls along with self-assessment sections.
• Covers to the point and crisp analysis of common complaints faced in neuro-ophthalmology.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


1. Clinical Examination in Neuro-Ophthalmology
Selvakumar Ambika, Krishnakumar Padmalakshmi

2. Visual Fields in Neuro-ophthalmology
Simon J. Hickman

3a. OCT and FFA in Neuro-ophthalmology
Ramandeep Singh, Deeksha Katoch, Mohit Dogra, BasavRaj Tigari, Simar Rajan Singh, Sahil Jain, Brutendu Moharana, Sabia Handa, Mangat  R Dogra

3b. Visual Evoked Potential in neuro-ophthalmology
UK Misra


4. Approach to Visual Loss
Aastha Takkar, Monika Singla, Vivek Lal

5. Optic Neuropathies associated with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and Neuromyelitis Optica   Spectrum Disorders (NMOSD)
Gordon Plant, Vivek Lal

6. Papilledema: Diagnosis and Management
Prem S. Subramanian

7. Optic Neuropathies Associated with Radiation and Systemic Inflammatory Disorders
Fiona Costello

8. Infectious optic neuropathies
Imran Rizvi, Ravindra Kumar Garg

9.Ischemic Optic Neuropathies
Amod Gupta

10. Infiltrative Optic Neuropathies
Aniruddha Agarwal, Sabia Handa,Vishali Gupta,

11. Nutritional Optic Neuropathy
William Sultan, Giulia Amore, Uchenna Francis Nwako, Stacey Aquino Cohitmingao, Samuel Asanad, Alfredo Sadun,

12. Hereditary Optic Neuropathy
Hui-Chen Cheng, Jared Ching, An-Guor Wang,Patrick Yu-Wai-Man,

13. Non-Organic Vision Loss
Ashwini Kini, Mangayarkarasi Thandampallayam Ajjeya, Padmaja Sudhakar

14. An Approach To Pupillary Disorders – Physiology And Pathology
Sarosh M Katrak, Azad M Irani

15. Ophthalmoplegia- Diagnosis and Management
15a. Ocular Motor Cranial Neuropathies
Zane Foster, Ashwini Kini T, Bayan Al-Othman, Andrew G. Lee,

15b. Neuromuscular Junction Syndromes and Ocular Myopathies
Dan Milea

15c. Orbital Inflammatory Syndromes
Jaspreet Sukhija, Savleen Kaur

15d. Congenital Cranial Dysinnervation Disorder
Ramesh Kekunnaya, Mayank Jain

16. Infection-associated Ocular Cranial Nerve Palsies
Hardeep Singh Malhotra, Imran Rizvi, Neeraj Kumar, Kiran Preet Malhotra, Gaurav Kumar, Manoj K Goyal, Manish Modi, Vivek Lal, Ravindra Kumar Garg

17. An Approach to patient with Gaze Disorder
PW Vinny

18. A Clinical Approach to Abnormal Eye Movements        
M. Madhusudanan

19. Special Considerations in Gaze
19a. Physiology and Disorders of Saccade Velocity
Mohamed Elkasaby, Aasef G. Shaikh

19b. Disorders of Gaze Holding
Neel Fotedar, Aasef G. Shaikh

20. Cortical Visual Loss
Jason S Barton
21a. An Approach To Visual Loss In A Child
Muhammad Hassan Ali, Stacy L. Pinelis

21b. An Approach to Oculomotor Anomalies in a Child
Stacy L. Pinelis

22. Radiological interpretation in Neuroophthalmology
Chirag Kamal Ahuja, Paramjeet Singh

23. Neuro-ophthalmological findings in Patients with Posterior Circulation Stroke
Louis R Caplan

24. Toxins in Neuro-Ophthalmology
Varun K Singh, Usha Kant Misra

25. Neuropathology of Neuro-Ophthalmic Disorders
Bishan Radotra

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Dr Vivek Lal MD (Medicine), DM (Neurology), FIAN, FRCP (Edin) studied medicine and did his training in Neurology at the prestigious Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER) Chandigarh, India. He is currently Professor and Head of the department of Neurology at PGIMER, Chandigarh, India. He also served as Dean of Baba Farid University of Health Sciences (BFUHS), Punjab, India. He is a member of editorial team of Neuro-Ophthalmology, Annals of Indian Academy of Neurology and Indian edition of European journal of Neurology. He is a fellow of Royal College of Physicians (FRCP), Edinburgh and Fellow Indian academy of Neurology (FIAN). He is also the chairman of Neuro-Ophthalmology subsection of the Indian Academy of Neurology.

His major areas of interest are Neuro-Ophthalmology, Neuroimmunology and Headache. He has been instrumental in introducing the concept of systematic Neuro-Ophthalmology in India. He runs a Neuro-Ophthalmology sub-specialty clinic catering to the patients from all over India.