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The Resource Age-related macular degeneration : a comprehensive textbook, editors, D. Virgil Alfaro [and five others]

Age-related macular degeneration : a comprehensive textbook, editors, D. Virgil Alfaro [and five others]

Label
Age-related macular degeneration : a comprehensive textbook
Title
Age-related macular degeneration
Title remainder
a comprehensive textbook
Statement of responsibility
editors, D. Virgil Alfaro [and five others]
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A renowned group of retina surgeons presents promising new developments in age-related macular degeneration, with emphasis on the most significant advances in the past five years. Content addresses all aspects of management, including anatomy, physiology, and pathophysiology; imaging of the macula in age-related macular degeneration; prevention measures and treatment; treatment; and future directions. Abundantly illustrated and superbly organized, this book serves as an excellent reference and textbook
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
618.97/7735
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RE661.D3
LC item number
.A32226 2006eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Alfaro, D. Virgil
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Retinal degeneration
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Choroidal Neovascularization
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Macular Degeneration
Label
Age-related macular degeneration : a comprehensive textbook, editors, D. Virgil Alfaro [and five others]
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Copyright; Dedication; Editors; Contributors; Preface; Foreword; Contents; Section 1 Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology of the Macula; 1 -- Normal Anatomy of the Macula; 2 -- Animal Disease Models; 3 -- Etiology of Late-Age-Related Macular Disease; 4 -- Histopathology of Age-Related Macular Degeneration; Section 2 Classification of Age-Related Macular Degeneration; 5 -- Classification of Age-Related Macular Degeneration; 6 -- Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy; 7 -- Retinal Angiomatous Proliferation; Section 3 Imaging of the Macula in Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • 8 -- Differential Diagnosis of Age-Related Macular Degeneration9 -- Fluorescein Angiography; 10 -- Indocyanine Green Angiography; 11 -- The Use of Optical Coherence Tomography in the Diagnosis and Assessment of AMD; 12 -- Optical Coherence Tomography Ophthalmoscope; 13 -- New Imaging Modalities; Section 4 Preventive Measures and Treatment; 14 -- Antioxidants, Free Radicals, and the Retina; 15 -- Laser Photocoagulation of Eyes with Soft Drusen; Section 5 Treatment; 16 -- Choroidal Neovascularization and the Macular Photocoagulation Study
  • 17 -- Photodynamic Therapy for Choroidal Neovascularization and Age-Related Macular Degeneration18 -- Transpupillary Thermotherapy for the Treatment of Choroidal Neovascularization Associated with Age-Related Macular Degeneration; 19 -- Choroidal Feeder Vessel Photocoagulation Therapy; 20 -- Pneumatic Displacement of Submacular Hemorrhage; 21 -- Submacular Surgery and the Submacular Surgery Trials; 22 -- Limited Macular Translocation; 23 -- Macugen (Pegaptanib Sodium Injection); 24 -- Lucentis (Ranibizumab Injection); 25 -- Intravitreal Triamcinolone for Choroidal Neovascularization
  • Section 6 Future Directions26 -- Introduction to Gene Therapy and Related Techniques for Retinal Disorders and Age-Related Macular Degeneration; 27 -- Human Retinal Transplantation; 28 -- Artificial Vision, Visual Prosthesis, and Retinal Implants; 29 -- Neuroprotection in Macular Degeneration; 30 -- Pigment Epithelium Endoscopic Laser Surgery: PEELS; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (376 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469874920
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Age-related macular degeneration : a comprehensive textbook, editors, D. Virgil Alfaro [and five others]
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Copyright; Dedication; Editors; Contributors; Preface; Foreword; Contents; Section 1 Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology of the Macula; 1 -- Normal Anatomy of the Macula; 2 -- Animal Disease Models; 3 -- Etiology of Late-Age-Related Macular Disease; 4 -- Histopathology of Age-Related Macular Degeneration; Section 2 Classification of Age-Related Macular Degeneration; 5 -- Classification of Age-Related Macular Degeneration; 6 -- Polypoidal Choroidal Vasculopathy; 7 -- Retinal Angiomatous Proliferation; Section 3 Imaging of the Macula in Age-Related Macular Degeneration
  • 8 -- Differential Diagnosis of Age-Related Macular Degeneration9 -- Fluorescein Angiography; 10 -- Indocyanine Green Angiography; 11 -- The Use of Optical Coherence Tomography in the Diagnosis and Assessment of AMD; 12 -- Optical Coherence Tomography Ophthalmoscope; 13 -- New Imaging Modalities; Section 4 Preventive Measures and Treatment; 14 -- Antioxidants, Free Radicals, and the Retina; 15 -- Laser Photocoagulation of Eyes with Soft Drusen; Section 5 Treatment; 16 -- Choroidal Neovascularization and the Macular Photocoagulation Study
  • 17 -- Photodynamic Therapy for Choroidal Neovascularization and Age-Related Macular Degeneration18 -- Transpupillary Thermotherapy for the Treatment of Choroidal Neovascularization Associated with Age-Related Macular Degeneration; 19 -- Choroidal Feeder Vessel Photocoagulation Therapy; 20 -- Pneumatic Displacement of Submacular Hemorrhage; 21 -- Submacular Surgery and the Submacular Surgery Trials; 22 -- Limited Macular Translocation; 23 -- Macugen (Pegaptanib Sodium Injection); 24 -- Lucentis (Ranibizumab Injection); 25 -- Intravitreal Triamcinolone for Choroidal Neovascularization
  • Section 6 Future Directions26 -- Introduction to Gene Therapy and Related Techniques for Retinal Disorders and Age-Related Macular Degeneration; 27 -- Human Retinal Transplantation; 28 -- Artificial Vision, Visual Prosthesis, and Retinal Implants; 29 -- Neuroprotection in Macular Degeneration; 30 -- Pigment Epithelium Endoscopic Laser Surgery: PEELS; Index
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (376 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781469874920
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Specific material designation
remote

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