Clinical Glaucoma Care

The Essentials

  • John R. Samples
  • Paul N. Schacknow

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Nils A. Loewen, Angelo P. Tanna
    Pages 1-22
  3. Lionel A. Marzette, Leon W. Herndon
    Pages 29-43
  4. John R. Samples, Mary K. Wirtz
    Pages 45-56
  5. George L. Spaeth, Eman Elhawy
    Pages 57-71
  6. Scott J. Fudemberg, Victor Cvintal, Jonathan S. Myers, Sheryl S. Wizov, L. Jay Katz
    Pages 73-95
  7. H. George Tanaka, Shan Lin
    Pages 103-116
  8. Reid A. Longmuir
    Pages 161-170
  9. Paul N. Schacknow
    Pages 171-213
  10. Matthew G. McMenemy
    Pages 215-241
  11. Bruce E. Prum Jr.
    Pages 243-285
  12. Marshall N. Cyrlin
    Pages 287-322
  13. Sung Chul Park, Celso Tello, Nathan Radcliffe, Robert Ritch
    Pages 335-343
  14. Anastasios-Georgios P. Konstas, Gábor Holló, Miguel A. Teus, Robert Ritch
    Pages 345-359
  15. Sameh Mosaed, Donald Minckler
    Pages 361-373
  16. Sunita Radhakrishnan, Emmett T. Cunningham Jr., Andrew G. Iwach
    Pages 375-390

About this book


Glaucoma Clinical Care: The Essentials is a pragmatic, slimmer companion volume to the more academically focused text “The Glaucoma Book” by the same editors.  This new book is a thoroughly updated manual for the day-to-day diagnosis and management of glaucoma patients by comprehensive ophthalmologists and optometric physicians.  Its 33 chapters are authored by world renowned experts in clinical care and basic research, providing evidenced-based research, office examination skills, clinical pearls, and up-to-date reviews of the scientific literature on glaucoma, as wel l as extensive graphics and tables to accompany the text.  

Glaucoma Clinical Care: The Essentials is the one book to have and consult when confronted with a problematic glaucoma patient sitting in your exam chair as it is a thorough presentation of glaucoma medications, laser, and incisional glaucoma surgeries, complete with commentaries on advantages and disadvantages of the different therapies.


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Editors and affiliations

  • John R. Samples
    • 1
  • Paul N. Schacknow
    • 2
  1. 1.Rocky Visa UniversityLittletonUSA
  2. 2.Visual Health CenterPalm SpringsUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4614-4171-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4614-4172-4
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