As the single reference textbook on the subject, Pediatric Cataract Surgery: Techniques, Complications and Management,Second Edition covers everything from vision screening to managing complications of pediatric cataract surgery, with hours of accompanying online video.
Following the First Edition, a wealth of scientific advances have called for an improvement of the entire work, which combines innovative discoveries with an endorsement for hands-on learning beyond the pages. It’s a must-have for ophthalmic surgeons of all levels.
- 13 new chapters cover the latest advancements across perioperative management of pediatric cataract surgery, critical periods in vision development, cost analysis, endophthalmitis prophylaxis, intraocular heparin treatment, bag-in-the-lens surgical techniques, multifocal intraocular lens use in children, quality of life, low vision rehabilitation and more. You’ll also find a cutting-edge section on operating techniques for patients in developing nations and cataract surgery in eyes with ocular and systemic anomalies.
- 2 hours of online procedural video to offer an up-close-and-personal visual aid, from the perspective of the surgeon himself. First-hand accounts and expert demonstration help you perfect procedure, avoid common missteps and navigate complications for a successful outcome.
- Quick reference format promises grab-and-go versatility, so you can find the info you need in a heartbeat.
- The preeminent authority – Its content has been compiled, authored and edited by top surgeons in this challenging field, with important contributions from researchers and other professionals — producing rich material that keeps you (and your colleagues) at the forefront of your discipline.
Hardcover: 424 pages
Publisher: LWW; Second edition (February 11, 2014)