Slatter's Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology

David Maggs*, Paul Miller, Ron Ofri

*Corresponding author for this work

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Recognize, diagnose, and manage a vast range of common and important ocular conditions with the latest edition of this trusted reference. Extensively revised and updated by a team of internationally respected contributors, this edition provides a comprehensive, yet practically oriented, diagnostic guide to ophthalmic disease, covering structure and function, ocular development, pathology, examination and diagnosis, pharmacology, and emergency management for a wide variety of small and large animal species. Clinical focus addresses vital information for evaluating, diagnosing, managing, and monitoring patients. Logical organization based on anatomic region makes information easy to locate. Fully updated diagnostic methods, pharmacologic therapies, and surgical procedures help you provide the most current, effective care. Extensively updated content reflects the clinical expertise of three new, internationally respected veterinary ophthalmologists. Full-color format with over 1000 photographic images and step-by-step, illustrated procedures helps you recognize, diagnose and treat ocular conditions medically and surgically. A new chapter on the ophthalmology of birds and other exotic species provides expert guidance in the care of these increasingly popular companion species. A new chapter on ocular manifestations of systemic disease in large and small animals helps you utilize the ophthalmologic examination to more accurately diagnose and treat diseases and disorders affecting other body systems. Hardcover format adds durability for frequent reference.

Original languageAmerican English
PublisherElsevier Inc.
ISBN (Print)9780721605616
StatePublished - 2008


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