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Cataract and Refractive Surgery

  • Thomas Kohnen
  • Douglas D. Koch


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Part of the Essentials in Ophthalmology book series (ESSENTIALS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. Cataract Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. John P. Fang, Warren Hill, Li Wang, Victor Chang, Douglas D. Koch
      Pages 31-46
  3. Refractive Surgery

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 47-47
    2. Scott M. MacRae, Manoj V. Subbaram
      Pages 49-63
    3. Chris P. Lohmann, Christoph Winkler von Mohrenfels, Andrea Huber
      Pages 65-81
    4. Mitchell P. Weikert, Anne Bottros
      Pages 83-100
    5. Hiroko Bissen-Miyajima
      Pages 101-111
    6. Emanuel Rosen
      Pages 113-126
    7. Mark Packer, I. Howard Fine, Richard S. Hoffman, H. Burkhard Dick
      Pages 127-141
    8. Jorge L. Alió y Sanz, Mohamed H. Shabayek
      Pages 159-170
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 171-177

About this book


Te series Essentials in Ophthalmology was initi- to discuss clinically relevant and appropriate t- ated two years ago to expedite the timely trans- ics. Summaries of clinically relevant information fer of new information in vision science and have been provided throughout each chapter. evidence-based medicine into clinical practice. Each subspecialty area now has been covered We thought that this prospicient idea would be once, and the response to the frst eight volumes moved and guided by a resolute commitment in the series has been enthusiastically positive. to excellence. It is reasonable to now update our With the start of the second cycle of subspecialty readers with what has been achieved. coverage, the dissemination of practical informa- Te immediate goal was to transfer informa- tion will be continued as we learn more about tion through a high quality quarterly publication the emerging advances in various ophthalmic in which ophthalmology would be represented by subspecialties that can be applied to obtain the eight subspecialties. In this regard, each issue has best possible care of our patients. Moreover, we had a subspecialty theme and has been overseen will continue to highlight clinically relevant - by two internationally recognized volume edi- formation and maintain our commitment to - tors, who in turn have invited a bevy of experts cellence. G. K. Krieglstein R. N.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Thomas Kohnen
    • 1
  • Douglas D. Koch
    • 2
  1. 1.Augenklinik der Johann WolfgangGoethe-UniversitätFrankfurtGermany
  2. 2.Department of OpthalmologyHoustonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Editors Thomas Kohnen
    Douglas D. Koch
  • Series Title Essentials in Ophthalmology
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2006
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine Medicine (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-3-540-30795-2
  • Softcover ISBN 978-3-642-06805-8
  • eBook ISBN 978-3-540-30796-9
  • Series ISSN 1612-3212
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVI, 178
  • Number of Illustrations 13 b/w illustrations, 62 illustrations in colour
  • Topics Ophthalmology
    Nursing Management
    Nursing Research
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