Retinal Prosthesis

A Clinical Guide to Successful Implementation

  • Mark S. Humayun
  • Lisa C. Olmos de Koo

Part of the Essentials in Ophthalmology book series (ESSENTIALS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Lan Yue, James D. Weiland, Mark S. Humayun
    Pages 1-22
  3. Yao-Chuan Chang, James D. Weiland, Mark S. Humayun
    Pages 23-40
  4. Ninel Gregori, Lisa C. Olmos de Koo
    Pages 41-53
  5. Devon H. Ghodasra, Allen C. Ho, K. Thiran Jayasundera, David N. Zacks
    Pages 77-90
  6. Olivier Goureau, Christelle Monville, Antoine Chaffiol, Gregory Gauvain, Serge Picaud, Jens Duebel et al.
    Pages 105-125
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 127-130

About this book


Intended as a useful and practical guide primarily oriented toward ophthalmic practitioners involved in retinal prosthesis implantation and post-operative visual rehabilitation, this book focuses on the Argus II Retinal Prosthesis and its revolutionary incorporation into the practice. The reader will get an update on patient selection, expected visual outcomes, surgical implantation techniques, and post-operative visual rehabilitation. Retinal Prosthesis - A Clinical Guide to Successful Implementation is written in a clear and concise manner and includes diagrams and high quality photographs to demonstrate best practices in surgical techniques and desired outcomes. Covering topics such as history of retinal prostheses, bioengineering considerations, clinical therapies, and other therapies and future directions, this book is written for practicing ophthalmologists, residents, and medical students interested in retinal implants.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Mark S. Humayun
    • 1
  • Lisa C. Olmos de Koo
    • 2
  1. 1.Roski Eye Institute, Institute for Biomedical TherapeuticsUniversity of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA
  2. 2.University of Washington Eye InstituteSeattleUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-67258-8
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-67260-1
  • Series Print ISSN 1612-3212
  • Series Online ISSN 2196-890X
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