Manual of Glaucoma is a comprehensive reference guide to the basics, diagnosis
and new surgical possibilities for the treatment of glaucoma.
This book is divided into 44 chapters across six sections covering fundamentals, diagnosis, open angle glaucoma, angle closure glaucoma, childhood glaucoma, and a final section on new techniques for managing glaucoma. Beginning with the anatomy of the optic nerve head, and the pathophysiology and classification of glaucoma, subsequent chapters cover methods of diagnosis such as Gonioscopy and OCT, variations of glaucoma such as pigmentary glaucoma and malignant glaucoma, and congenital and developmental glaucoma in children.
Manual of Glaucoma also includes a separate chapter on complementary and alternative therapies, as well as new surgical modalities, wound healing techniques and postoperative care. Enhanced by 236 full colour images and illustrations, Manual of Glaucoma is an essential source of reference for ophthalmologists and ophthalmology residents.
• Comprehensive reference guide to the basics, diagnosis and new surgical possibilities for the management of glaucoma
• Includes the newest surgical modalities for the treatment of glaucoma
• 236 full colour images and illustrations
Part 1: Basic Fundamentals • Anatomy of the Optic Nerve Head • Anatomy of the Angle • Physiology and Dynamics of the Aqueous Humour • Pathophysiology of Glaucoma • Classification of the Glaucomas Part 2: Diagnosis Clinchers • Tonometry • Pachymetry • Optic Nerve Head Evaluation • Gonioscopy • UBM • Automated Visual Field • FDT • OCT • AS-OCT • HRT Part 3: Open Angle Glaucoma • Glaucoma Suspects • Ocular Hypertension • POAG • NTG • Pseudoexfoliation Glaucoma • Pigmentary Glaucoma • Traumatic Glaucoma • Steroid Induced Glaucoma • Glaucoma in Systemic Affections Part 4: Angle Closure Glaucoma • Angle Closure Glaucoma • Uveitic/Inflammatory Glaucoma • Neovascular Glaucoma • Lens and Glaucoma • Malignant Glaucoma • Postoperative Glaucoma Part 5: Childhood Glaucoma • Congenital and Developmental Glaucomas Part 6: Battle Glaucoma • Glaucoma Progression • Pharmacological Agents/" Medical Management of Glaucoma" • SLT and ALT • Iridotomy and Iridoplasty • TSCPC • Endocyclophotocoagulation • Nonpenetrating • Modern Trabeculectomy • Tubes and Shunts • Newer Surgeries • Wound Healing • Postoperative Care • Alternative Therapies Abbreviations
Shibal Bhartiya MD
Consultant, Glaucoma Services, Department of Ophthalmology, Fortis Memorial Research Institute, Gurgaon, Haryana, India
Assistant Professor, Glaucoma Service, Department of Ophthalmology, Government, Medical College and Hospital, Chandigarh, India