Step by Step: Vitrectomy (Step by Step 2nd Revised edition)

Step by Step: Vitrectomy (Step by Step 2nd Revised edition)

By: Jose J. Martinez-Toldos (author), Jairo E. Hoyos (author)Paperback

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The vitreous humour is a clear gel positioned behind the iris (coloured part) and the lens, and in front of the retina (back of the eye). Vitrectomy is the surgical removal of the vitreous humour, a procedure needed to allow ophthalmic surgeons to diagnose and treat underlying disease in the eye. This new edition provides a step by step guide to vitrectomy surgeries. Beginning with a description of the anatomy and physiology, the role of optical coherence tomography and anaesthesia, the following chapters discuss vitrectomy procedures for different ocular diseases and disorders. Written by a recognised Spanish author and editor team, the second edition includes new chapters, more than 350 full colour images and illustrations, and a DVD demonstrating vitrectomy surgery. Key points Step by step guide to vitrectomy surgery Includes new chapters Features more than 350 colour images and illustrations Includes DVD Spanish author and editor team Previous edition published in 2006

About Author

Jose J Martinez-Toldos MD PhD University General Hospital, Elche, Spain Jairo E Hoyos MD PhD Physician of Ophthalmology, Instituto Oftalmologico Hoyos, Sabadell, Barcelona, Spain


Chapter 1: Surgical Anatomy Chapter 2: Presurgery Examination Chapter 3: Vitrectomy and Optical Coherence Tomography Chapter 4: Anesthesia Chapter 5: Instrumentation Chapter 6: Basic Vitrectomy Chapter 7: Pars Plana Lensectomy Chapter 8: Basic Endoscopic Vitrectomy Chapter 9: Minimal Incision Vitrectomy Surgery: Twenty- Three, Twenty-Five and Twenty-Seven Gauge Chapter 10: Vitrectomy in Anterior Segment Surgery Complications Chapter 11: Eye Trauma Vitrectomy Chapter 12: Basic Vitrectomy in Diabetic Retinopathy Chapter 13: Macular Surgery Chapter 14: Vitrectomy for Retinal Detachment with and without Proliferative Vitreoretinipathy Chapter 15: Current Indications of Antiangiogenics in Vitrectomy Chapter 16: Use of Sustained Drug Release Implants in Vitrectomized Eyes Chapter 17: Enzymatic Vitrectomy Chapter 18: Posterior Vitrectomy Complications

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9789350903544
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 402
  • ID: 9789350903544
  • weight: 600
  • ISBN10: 9350903547
  • edition: 2nd Revised edition

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