By Robert L. Stamper MD, Marc F. Lieberman MD, Michael V. Drake MD
Authored by means of 3 sought after experts within the box, this article presents finished assurance of diagnostic and therapy modalities for optimum glaucoma administration. Revised all through, this new version offers the newest advice in scientific exam, randomized trials, scientific remedy, laser treatment, and surgeries. enormous quantities of illustrations-with many vintage black and white figures from the former variants supplemented with new colour images-depict the good points of glaucomas and step by step approaches for his or her administration, whereas improved use of highlighted containers, lists, and precis tables make the fabric effortless to entry. Evidence-based and up to date info on all points of the glaucomas-including body structure, genetics, interventional trials, and new surgical techniques-offer a well-rounded beginning of data for making the main knowledgeable diagnoses and selecting the simplest process treatment.Combines the cumulative event of 3 favourite glaucoma specialists-addressing a whole diversity of medical wishes for practitioners of all levels-for a uniquely written coherent perspective.Includes vast references to present and traditionally very important resources to supply entire interpretation of the newest clinical literature.Synthesizes a classical method of the glaucomas-based on seven previous variations spanning over forty years-with the main up to date evidence-based and epidemiologically-derived classifications and outcomes.Coherently correlates with authoritative consensus files on key parts of glaucoma, drawn up by means of the world-wide experts of the area Glaucoma organization, and reprinted within the text.Revamps conventional teachings at the attitude closure glaucomas, in live performance with the most recent foreign literature and applied sciences, to maintain you brand new at the most modern advances.Illustrates unique surgical interventions acceptable to the total spectrum of medical settings-from the constructing international via modern working rooms.Examines the latest and so much promising advancements in pharmacology, laser and surgical advances for glaucoma administration, to enable you decide upon the simplest sufferer approach.Illustrates beneficial yet little-known tools for medical and learn diagnoses, together with optic nerve cupping scales, bleb evaluation tools, and extra.
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3-5). 35 A description of these layers follows. First, trabecular sheets or lamellae have a central core of types I and III collagen and elastin with a typical 64 nm periodicity (Fig. 24–30 These cytoplasmic processes are attached to cytoplasmic processes of adjacent lamellae and to juxtacanalicular 27 part 2 Aqueous humor dynamics Resisting tissue responses to IOP-induced tissue loading forces Schlemm’s canal endothelium SCP JCP Juxtacanalicular cells TLP Trabecular lamellae Baseline IOP Increase in IOP Fig.
Becker-Shaffer's Diagnosis and Therapy of the Glaucomas, 8th Edition (Becker-Shaffers) by Robert L. Stamper MD, Marc F. Lieberman MD, Michael V. Drake MD