Diabetic Eye Disease: A Comprehensive Review
Diabetic Eye Disease: A Comprehensive Review details all aspects of how diabetes mellitus affects the entire eye. Epidemiology; pathogenesis; as well as the effect on the orbit, cornea, lens, retina, and optic nerve are covered inside this unique resource.
Dr. Alejandro Espaillat discusses diabetes mellitus and the optic nerve complications that can occur, and introduces the most current information regarding diabetic eye disease. Included inside the pages of Diabetic Eye Disease are the latest studies, medications, and treatment protocols for diabetic retinopathy and macular edema. Features Include:
- Clinical photographs and illustrations of how the disease can be manifested at every stage and location within the eye
- Guidelines and step-by-step details on the management of cataract surgery in the diabetic patient
- Latest state-of-the-art medical diagnosis, therapeutics, instrumentation, and surgical techniques
- Discussion of telemedicine as an effective tool against blindness due to diabetic eye disease
A breakthrough resource on its topic, Diabetic Eye Disease: A Comprehensive Review reaches out to a wide audience of ophthalmologists, retinal specialists, residents, and optometrists with the most current information and advances available.
“A unique feature of this book is the immense amount of correlated color fundus photographs, OCT and fluorescein angiography images that illustrate a particular topic discussed in the text. The tables also provide an easy to read method of defining particular concepts and demonstrating findings of current literature supporting evidence based medicine.”
-Ashley Rohr, MD, University of Chicago Medical Center, Doody Enterprises, Inc