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Mindmaps in Ophthalmology

1st Edition

By Abhishek Sharma

CRC Press

367 pages | 340 Color Illus.

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Description

Ophthalmology is a highly specialized field with complex conditions and a wide range of practitioners. This book provides an overview of clinical ophthalmology using the visually driven "mindmaps" format, a tool that summarizes topics with a logical pictorial structure to aid in memory retention.

With Mindmaps in Ophthalmology, clinicians can obtain information quickly, following pathways in each subsection of a topic. They are able to select the levels at which the mindmap divisions remain relevant to them, while still maintaining an overall picture that is often lost in textbooks or atlases. The practitioner is always able to put history, examination, diagnosis, and treatment in context. Suitable for medical students, ophthalmology trainees, orthoptists, optometrists, general practitioners and other health professionals, this rapid revision tool is an ideal companion when used in conjunction with a textbook for further elaboration on topics.

Table of Contents

Overview

Cataract and Refractive Surgery

Cornea and External Eye

Glaucoma

Neuro-Ophthalmology

Oncology

Orbit, Oculoplastics, and Lacrimal System

Pediatric Ophthalmology

Retina and Vitreous

Trauma

Uveitis and Inflammatory Eye Disease

About the Author

Abhishek Sharmagraduated with a bachelor of medicine and bachelor of surgery from the University of Tasmania in 2004. He completed a DPhil in public health in the field of pediatric ophthalmology in 2009 from the University of Oxford as a Rhodes Scholar. He completed his ophthalmology training at the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia in 2013 and successfully completed the Royal Australian & New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists Fellowship examinations in 2013. He is currently a Pediatric Ophthalmology Fellow at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MED000000
MEDICAL / General
MED005000
MEDICAL / Anatomy
MED085000
MEDICAL / Surgery / General