Click on the cover image above to read some pages of this book!
This book presents the latest information on using echography to diagnose lesions and diseases of the eye and orbit. This edition is fully updated, with a new chapter on orbital disease and coverage of the 20-MHz probe for posterior segment imaging. It provides a comprehensive review of the basic screening procedures, descriptions of the indications for ultrasound, and guidance on how to reach an accurate diagnosis of both common and rare clinical problems in all areas of the eye.
Techniques for diagnosing diseases of the retina, choroid, vitreous, anterior segment, optic nerve, extraocular muscles, and more
More than 550 high-quality images, including an expanded collection of anterior segment images, that aid the comprehension of pathology and disease processes
Three-dimensional schematics demonstrating sound beam and probe positions on the eye
Extensive lists of references for pursuing topics in depth
Ophthalmic Ultrasound: A Diagnostic Atlas will provide an invaluable reference for ophthalmologists, ultrasonographers, and radiologists.
"Comprehensive and precise...a high-quality second edition...complex cases seem clear...provides us with a greater understanding of how useful and needed ultrasound is...and the benefits of the newer technology...highly [recommended]"--Doody's Book Reviews
"Cathy W. DiBernardo and Ellen F. Greenberg provide a nice overview of opthalmic ultrasound with plenty fo images."--Graefe's Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology
ISBN: 9781588905031 ISBN-10: 1588905039 Audience:
Number Of Pages: 168 Published: 24th January 2007 Publisher: Thieme Medical Publishers Inc Country of Publication: US Dimensions (cm): 21.6 x 27.9
Weight (kg): 0.69
Edition Number: 2 Edition Type: New edition