This book is a concise guide to the prevention and management of post-surgical ocular infections covering both common and serious conditions.
Divided into 24 chapters, the text begins with discussion on preventive aspects including an introduction to the operating theatre, air flow and water requirements, and patient and personnel preparation.
The following sections describe the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of infections resulting from different ocular surgeries.
This practical guide is highly illustrated with clinical photographs and flow charts highlighting significant aspects of prevention and management.
- Concise guide to prevention and management of post-surgical ocular infections
- Covers both common and serious conditions resulting from different types of surgery
- Explains basic preventive measures relating to the operating theatre and personnel
- Highly illustrated with clinical photographs and flow charts
Professor, Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Services
Senior Resident, Cornea, Cataract and Refractive Surgery Services
Professor and Chief Vitreoretina, Uvea and ROP Services
All at Dr Rajendra Prasad Centre for Ophthalmic Sciences, AIIMS, New Delhi, India