• Judit Somlai
  • Tibor Kovács

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxi
  2. The Importance and Role of Neuro-Ophthalmology

  3. Objectives and Recent Results in the Neuro-Ophthalmological Clinical Practice

  4. Conventional, Novel and Complementary Examinations in Ophthalmology

About this book


This practical guide provides a complete algorithm for diagnosis and treatment, from ‘having a problem with vision’, via background and diagnosis, to treatment and eventually to rehabilitation of visual loss and eye-movement disorders in the central nervous system.

Following on from introductory sections devoted to the role of neuro-ophthalmology, recent developments in the field, and an overview of neuro-ophthalmological examinations, there are sections devoted to the different parts of the visual system, and finally a section on rehabilitation. The handbook gives an overall picture for all interested in neuro-ophthalmology, borderline territories and overlaps.

Neuro-Ophthalmology is aimed at ophthalmologists, neurologists, neurosurgeons, traumatologists, neuroradiologists, experts in cardiology and stroke, and trainees in these areas. It will also be of interest to neuro-rehabilitation specialists, neuropsychologists, and those working in typhlopedagogy and health informatics.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Judit Somlai
    • 1
  • Tibor Kovács
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Neurology and StrokeUnit of Neuro-ophthalmologyBudapestHungary
  2. 2.Semmelweis UniversityDepartment of NeurologyBudapestHungary

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2016
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-28954-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-28956-4
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