Retinal Vascular Disease

  • Antonia M. Joussen
  • Thomas W. Gardner
  • Bernd Kirchhof
  • Stephen J. Ryan

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XXXV
  2. Pathogenesis of Retinal Vascular Disease

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Desmond B. Archer, Tom A. Gardiner, Alan W. Stitt
      Pages 3-23
    3. Michael I. Dorrell, Martin Friedlander, Lois E. H. Smith
      Pages 24-37
    4. Carmen Ruiz de Almodovar, Annelii Ny, Peter Carmeliet, George L. King, Kiyoshi Suzuma, Jennifer K. Sun et al.
      Pages 38-77
    5. Nilanjana Sengupta, Maria B. Grant, Sergio Caballero, Mike E. Boulton
      Pages 78-96
    6. Antonia M. Joussen, Anthony P. Adamis
      Pages 97-107
    7. Alistair J. Barber, Heather D. Van Guilder, Matthew J. Gastinger
      Pages 108-120
    8. Vasiliki Poulaki
      Pages 121-138
    9. Brett E. Phillips, David A. Antonetti, Bruce A. Berkowitz
      Pages 139-166
    10. Leopold Schmetterer, Gerhard Garhöfer
      Pages 167-174
    11. Trevor J. McFarland, J. Timothy Stout, Michael Scholz, Ernst R. Tamm
      Pages 175-189
  3. General Concepts in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Retinal Vascular Disease

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 191-191
    2. Heinrich Heimann, Sebastian Wolf
      Pages 193-204
    3. Alexander Walsh, Srinivas R. Sadda
      Pages 205-227
    4. Florian Rüfer, Johann Roider
      Pages 228-238
    5. Bernhard Jurklies, Norbert Bornfeld
      Pages 239-255
    6. Bernd Kirchhof, Antonia M. Joussen
      Pages 256-259
    7. Antonia M. Joussen, Bernd Kirchhof
      Pages 260-273
    8. Torsten Schlote, Karl-Ulrich Bartz-Schmidt
      Pages 274-282
    9. Ingrid U. Scott, Harry W. Flynn Jr
      Pages 283-288
  4. Pathology, Clinical Course and Treatment of Retinal Vascular Diseases

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 289-289
    2. Michael Larsen, Wael Soliman, Timothy S. Kern, Susanne Mohr, Aniz Girach, Donald Fong et al.
      Pages 291-391
    3. Lois E. H. Smith, Claudia Jandeck, Michael H. Foerster, Polly Quiram, Michael Lai, Michael T. Trese
      Pages 392-423
    4. Eric Tourville, Andrew P. Schachat, Lutz L. Hansen, Hans Hoerauf, Matthew Burton, Zdenek Gregor et al.
      Pages 424-527
    5. Daniel Pauleikhoff, Björn Padge, Achim Wessing, Silvia Bopp, Andreas Schüler, Norbert Bornfeld et al.
      Pages 528-581
    6. Diana V. Do, Andrew P. Schachat, Ferenc Kuhn, Robert Morris, Viktoria Mester, Michael Lai et al.
      Pages 592-612
    7. Salil Gadkari, James T. Rosenbaum, Friederike Mackensen, Manfred Zierhut, Nicole Stübiger, Ina Kötter et al.
      Pages 613-687
    8. Sebastian Wolf, Todd Klesert, Andrew P. Schachat
      Pages 688-699
    9. Gerard A. Lutty, Jan van Meurs, Alan C. Bird, Susan M. Downes
      Pages 700-734
    10. Margaret A. Chang, W. Richard Green, Carol L. Shields, Jerry A. Shields, Bernhard Jurklies, Norbert Bornfeld et al.
      Pages 735-770
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 771-778

About this book


Vascular diseases of the retina are a major cause of blindness among all age groups. Edited and written by internationally well-known experts, this state-of-the-art comprehensive overview of basic and clinical science will enhance the understanding of retinal vascular disease and help in the evaluation of current and future treatment approaches for the clinician. The well-structured and highly illustrated text is divided into the following three main sections:
Pathogenesis of retinal vascular disease
General concepts in the diagnosis and treatment of retinal vascular disease
Pathology, clinical course and treatment of retinal vascular disease
Reader-friendly through:
Step-by-step explanation of all treatment procedures
Richly illustrated by clinical image series including illustrated single case follow-up

This unique textbook-atlas also includes topics which are not currently found in other retinal disease textbooks, such as case reports and clinical follow-ups. General ophthalmologists, retina specialists as well as ophthalmologists in training will find this book highly stimulating and useful for their daily practice.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Antonia M. Joussen
    • 1
  • Thomas W. Gardner
    • 2
  • Bernd Kirchhof
    • 3
  • Stephen J. Ryan
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyUniversity of DüsseldorfDüsseldorfGermany
  2. 2.Department of OphthalmologyPenn State College of MedicineHersheyUSA
  3. 3.Department of Vitreoretinal Surgery, Center for OphthalmologyUniversity of CologneCologneGermany
  4. 4.Doheny Eye InstituteUniversity of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2007
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-29541-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-29542-6
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