Clinical Ophthalmic Oncology by Arun D. Singh, Bertil E. Damato, Jacob Pe’er, A. Linn

By Arun D. Singh, Bertil E. Damato, Jacob Pe’er, A. Linn Murphree, Julian David Perry

Written by means of the world over popular experts, this e-book presents professional information and suggestion at the prognosis and administration of the full variety of ocular cancers―including eyelid, conjunctival, intraocular, and orbital tumors. From simple rules during the prognosis and administration of each melanoma sort, it equips you with the state of the art wisdom you must determine those cancers early and deal with them as successfully as attainable. greater than 800 full-color images and illustrations facilitate analysis, and a constant, straight forward layout expedites reference. Plus, an advantage CD-ROM permits you to contain any of the book's figures into your PowerPoint® presentations!

  • Provide powerful sufferer care utilizing the most recent wisdom on all facets of ophthalmic oncology, from simple ideas via scientific positive aspects, pathology and diagnostic imaging findings, prognosis, and differential analysis, in addition to modern-day complete diversity of administration options.
  • Verify your diagnostic conclusions via evaluating your findings to greater than 800 scientific photos from the authors' deepest collections, histopathologic microphotographs, imaging reviews, and crisp illustrations.
  • Locate the data you would like fast because of a realistic, clinically centred format.
  • Gain an international point of view of medical perform with enter from 124 authors from 18 countries.
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