Textbook of Ocular Trauma

Evaluation and Treatment

  • Stephen C. Kaufman
  • Douglas R. Lazzaro

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Leon Rafailov, Douglas R. Lazzaro
    Pages 5-15
  3. Neha Shaik, Jay Arora, Jewel Liao, Allison E. Rizzuti
    Pages 17-31
  4. Albert Y. Cheung, Jade M. Price, Samuel T. Gamsky, Chirag K. Gupta, Mark A. Rolain
    Pages 33-62
  5. Ilan Epstein, Prachi Dua, Edward Chay, Inci Dersu
    Pages 63-75
  6. Jenny Temnogorod, Roman Shinder
    Pages 77-87
  7. Nora Silverman, Roman Shinder
    Pages 89-95
  8. Mamta Shah, Roman Shinder
    Pages 97-104
  9. Reshma Mehendale, Roman Shinder
    Pages 105-119
  10. Andrew Hou, Eric M. Shrier
    Pages 121-162
  11. E. Clifford Lazzaro
    Pages 163-168
  12. Valerie I. Elmalem, Laura Palazzolo, Marib Akanda
    Pages 169-250
  13. Charles D. McCanna, James A. Deutsch
    Pages 251-261
  14. Alessandro Meduri, Mario Urso, Marco Zagari, Alessandro Arrigo, Pasquale Aragona
    Pages 263-272
  15. Stephen C. Kaufman, Douglas R. Lazzaro
    Pages E1-E1
  16. Ilan Epstein, Prachi Dua, Edward Chay, Inci Dersu
    Pages E3-E3
  17. Back Matter
    Pages 273-284

About this book


Arranged by ocular anatomy and subspecialty, with a detailed index permitting the reader to locate a discussion involving a specific type of ocular injury, this text covers ocular trauma in the pediatric and adult patient with medical and surgical treatment options, as well as potential complications. The Textbook of Ocular Trauma: Evaluation and Treatment provides a practical reference and educational resource for ophthalmologists, ophthalmology residents, emergency room physicians and residents, and pediatric physicians and residents, with basic and advanced instruction in the evaluation and management of eye and surrounding tissue trauma.

This text includes multiple case reports with high quality color photographs after each section, as well as detailed medical illustrations of trauma cases and their treatment. Case studies include both common and unusual types of ocular and surrounding tissue trauma, which provide practical guidance in the evaluation and treatment of eye injuries.


Eye trauma Ocular trauma Ophthalmic injuries Ophthalmic trauma Ophthalmology

Editors and affiliations

  • Stephen C. Kaufman
    • 1
  • Douglas R. Lazzaro
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyThe State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Medical CenterBrooklynUSA
  2. 2.Department of OphthalmologyThe State University of New York (SUNY) Downstate Medical CenterBrooklynUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2017
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-47631-5
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-47633-9
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