Cataract Surgery in Diseased Eyes

Author: Chakrabarti Arup

This book, Cataract Surgery in Diseased Eyes, is a textbook for cataract surgery. Cataract surgery is one of the most commonly performed procedures in ophthalmic practice. The indication for performing this surgical procedure has in its present state of evolution, expanded to include compromised eyes with pre-existing co-morbid ocular conditions. An appropriately planned and meticulously executed surgical procedure taking into account all the expected complications is necessary to visually rehabilitate these patients. This book is meant to benefit both the aspiring students as well as the established practitioners as it covers in detail the pertinent aspects of evaluation, surgical techniques, complications and follow-up of these compromised eyes. Rather than focusing on intraoperative problems, such as zonular dialysis or tears of the anterior or posterior capsule, this textbook is organized around the classification of eyes with risk factors that are identified preoperatively. This unique approach is lacking from most other textbooks on surgical complications, and provides information on relatively neglected but clinically relevant topics such as pterygium, filtering blebs, uveitis, prior vitrectomy, and angle closure glaucoma. Besides outlining surgical strategies, each of these topics is addressed from both the pre and perioperative standpoint as well.
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Burghardt’s Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology: Textbook and Atlas 4th Edition

by Frank Girardi, Olaf Reich, Karl Tamussino

Fully revised and updated, Burghardts landmark text on colposcopy and cervical pathology once again sets a new standard in the field. It offers specialists complete instruction in colposcopic procedures, as well as the histopathologic background needed to reach an accurate diagnosis. From equipment and techniques, to detection of normal and abnormal findings, to differential diagnosis and therapeutic guidelines, this book is unrivalled in the literature. It is indispensable for all physicians who perform colposcopy in everyday practice.

Special features of the fourth edition:

More than 400 oversized, high-quality colposcopic photographs depicting a wide range of common and rare conditions with astounding visual clarity Updated information on the central role of the human papillomavirus in cervical cancer and HPV vaccines to prevent it New chapters on colposcopy of the vulva, vagina, and perianal region and the common etiology of lesions at these sites Current international guidelines and updated nomenclature based on the 14th World Congress of the International Federation for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (IFCPC) and the 2014 WHO Classification of Tumors of Female Reproductive Organs The combined expertise of authors trained in both clinical gynecology and histopathology in one unique, didactic atlas

Focusing throughout on the integrated presentation of colposcopic findings with their underlying pathology, this book offers a full understanding of morphologic appearance and clinical diagnosis. It is essential for gynecologists and obstetricians, gynecologic oncologists, pathologists, residents, fellows, trainees, and other physicians working toward the prevention, early detection, and the best possible treatment outcomes in cervical carcinoma.

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Handbook of Clinical Trials in Ophthalmology

Author: Gupta AK, Aggarwal Vinod Kumar, Goel Neha

This book, Handbook of Clinical Trials in Ophthalmology, deals with clinical trials in ophthalmology. Although the clinical trials in the field of ophthalmology are numerous, yet one would need to spend considerable time and effort to locate each relevant one and learn from it. This book offers every clinical ophthalmologist complete guidance as it compiles the results of the latest multicenter clinical trials in the practice of ophthalmology with relevant references. The trials have been organized into chapters, covering all ophthalmic subspecialties. The format presented includes all the essential aspects of a trial, such as purpose of study with background, study design, number of subjects with inclusion and exclusion criteria, and outcomes measures. It is followed by results with conclusion nicely summarized without any distortion of facts. The special feature is the summary of important facts in a tabular format at the end of each chapter giving a “bird’s eye view” of all the trials included in that chapter. Authors have also given the expanded form of all the abbreviations used in the text in the beginning of the book for ready reference.
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Diagnostic Pathology: Gastrointestinal

by Joel K Greenson

Part of the highly regarded Diagnostic Pathology series, this updated volume by Joel K. Greenson, MD, is a visually stunning, easy-to-use reference covering all aspects of gastrointestinal pathology. Outstanding images – including gross pathology, a wide range of pathology stains, and detailed medical illustrations – make this an invaluable diagnostic aid for every practicing pathologist, resident, or fellow.

Packed with even more high-resolution images than the previous edition – more than 2,500 in all – depicting virtually any GI specimen you’re likely to see.

Thoroughly updated content, including new information on drug-induced GI diseases such as olmesartan enteropathy, molecular testing in GI cancers, familial cancer syndromes in the GI tract, and the molecular biology of GI tract tumors as it relates to precision medicine and targeted therapy.

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