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Foreword v

Introduction and Acknowledgement vii

Explanation of Terms ix

Common Abbreviations xi

Section 1: Cataract and Cataract Surgery 1

Topic 1: The Lens 3

Topic 2: Cataracts 6

Topic 3: Congenital Cataracts 9

Topic 4: Cataract Surgery 13

Topic 5: Anesthesia and Viscoeiastics 16

Topic 6: Intraocular Lens 19

Topic 7: Cataract Surgery in Special Situations 25

Topic 8: Cataract Surgery Complications 29

Topic 9: Subluxed Lens and Marian's Syndrome 35

Section 2: Glaucoma and Glaucoma Surgery 39

Topic 1: Limbus, Ciliary Body and Trabecular Meshwork 41

Topic 2: Aqueous Humor and Intraocular Pressure 44

Topic 3: Optic Disc Changes in Glaucoma 47

Topic 4: The Visual Fields 49

Topic 5: Gonioscopy 54

Topic 6: Congenital Glaucomas 57

Topic 7: Open Angle Glaucomas 62

Topic 8: Angle Closure Glaucomas 66

Topic 9: Secondary Glaucomas 68

Topic 10: Medical Treatment of Glaucoma 74

Topic 11: Laser Therapy for Glaucoma 77

Topic 12: Surgical Treatment for Glaucoma 80

Section 3: Corneal and External Eye Diseases 87

Topic 1: The Cornea 89

Topic 2: Congenital Corneal Abnormalities 91

Topic 3: Chemical Injury 93

Topic 4: Corneal Opacity, Scarring and Edema 96

Topic 5: Corneal Ulcers 99

Topic 6: Herpetic Eye Diseases 103

Topic 7: Peripheral Ulcerative Keratitis 106

Topic 8: Interstitial Keratitis 110

Topic 9: Corneal Dystrophy 111

Topic 10: Keratoconus 115

Topic 11: Crystalline Keratopathy and Miscellaneous Keratopathies 117

Topic 12: Scleritis 12°

Topic 13: Corneal Grafts 122

Topic 14: Basics in Contact Lens 130

Topic 15: Refractive Surgery 134

Topic 16: Miscellaneous Corneal Procedures 139

Section 4: Surgical Retina 141

Topic 1: The Retina 143

Topic 2: The Vitreous 147

Topic 3: Retinal Breaks and Degenerations 151

Topic 4: Retinal Detachment Surgery 155

Topic 5: Vitrectomy and Vitreous Replacement 160

Section 5: Medical Retina 165

Topic 1: The Macula 167

Topic 2: Fundal Fluorescein Angiography 169

Topic 3: Electrophysiology 172

Topic 4: Age-Related Macular Degeneration 175

Topic 5: Other Macular Diseases 179

Topic 6: Diabetic Retinopathy 185

Topic 7: Management of Diabetic Retinopathy 188

Topic 8: Retinal Artery Occlusion 193

Topic 9: Retinal Vein Occlusion 195

Topic 10: Cardiovascular Disease 200

Topic 11: Retinopathy of Prematurity 203

Topic 12: Other Retinal Vascular Disorders 206

Topic 13: Retinitis Pigmentosa 212

Topic 14: Fleck Retina Syndromes and Related Dystrophies 217

Section 6: Neuroophthalmology 221

Topic 1: Ocular Motility and Multiple Cranial Nerve Palsies 223

Topic 2: Third Cranial Nerve Palsy 227

Topic 3: Sixth Cranial Nerve Palsy 230

Topic 4: Neurological Approach to Ptosis 233

Topic 5: Myasthenia Gravis 235

Topic 6: Nystagmus 238

Topic 7: Pupils 241

Contents xvii

Topic 8: Optic Neuropathies 247

Topic 9: Optic Neuritis and Multiple Sclerosis 251

Topic 10: Visual Field Defects in Neurophthalmology 255

Topic 11: Pituitary and Chiasmal Disorders 258

Topic 12: Papilledema and Intracranial Tumors 262

Topic 13: Strokes, Migraines and Other Vascular Disorders 265

Topic 14: Neuroophthalmic Manifestations of Cerebral Aneurysms 270

Topic 15: Neurocutaneous Syndromes 272

Topic 16: Head Injury 277

Topic 17: Coma, Disorders of Higher Functions and Psychiatric Diseases 280

Topic 18: Other Neuroophthalmic Problems 285

Section 7: Oculoplastic and Orbital Diseases 287

Topic 1: The Eyelids and Orbit 289

Topic 2: Ptosis 291

Topic 3: Entropian and Ectropian 295

Topic 4: Lid Tumors 297

Topic 5: Facial Nerve Palsy 302

Topic 6: Thyroid Eye Disease 304

Topic 7: Proptosis and Orbital Tumors 310

Topic 8: Epiphora 315

Topic 9: Enucleation, Evisceration and Other Orbital Surgeries 318

Section 8: Uveitis, Systemic Diseases and Tumors 321

Topic 1: Introduction to Uveitis 323

Topic 2: Systemic Infectious Diseases and the Eye I 327

Topic 3: Systemic Infectious Diseases and the Eye II 332

Topic 4: Toxoplasmosis and the Eye 334

Topic 5: Arthritis and the Eye 337

Topic 6: Connective Tissue Diseases and the Eye 342

Topic 7: Specific Uveitis Syndromes I 347

Topic 8: Specific Uveitis Syndromes II 350

Topic 9: Anterior Segment Tumors 354

Topic 10: Posterior Segment Tumors 357

Topic 11: Immunosuppressive Therapy, Steroids and Atropine 362

Section 9: Squints and Pediatric Eye Diseases 367

Topic 1: Assessment of Strabismus 369

Topic 2: Binocular Single Vision 373

Topic 3: Amblyopia 379

Topic 4: Esotropia 382

Topic 5: Exotropia 385

Topic 6: Vertical Squints and Other Motility Syndromes 387

Topic 7: Strabismus Surgery 391

Topic 8: Retinoblastoma 395

Section 10: Miscellaneous Examination Problems 403

Topic 1: Ocular Trauma 405

Topic 2: Color Vision 408

Topic 3: Lasers in Ophthalmology 411

Topic 4: Vitamins, Alcohol, Drugs and Skin 413

Topic 5: Epidemiology, Public Health and Research Methods 417

Topic 6: Last Minute Physiology 420

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