This updated essential text helps ophthalmology residents gain confidence while
becoming a skilled practitioner. Highlights include coverage of a thorough ophthalmic
examination, discussion of ophthalmic emergencies and common ocular medications.
Stepwise instructions for 57 specific examination and testing techniques are
available for quick access. The "Pitfalls and Pointers" sections present
tips for avoiding or resolving common problems.
Ophthalmology residents are faced with learning a highly complex subspecialty; proper training and education are critical to their success. This new edition of Practical Ophthalmology is part of a suite of Academy textbooks for ophthalmology residents and trainees that will help them build a solid foundation of clinical and surgical knowledge. They are written and edited by leading residency program directors and are powerful tools for mastering needed skills.