Ultrasonography in Ophthalmology XV

Proceedings of the 15th SIDUO Congress, Cortina, Italy 1994

  • Editors
  • G. Cennamo
  • N. Rosa

Part of the Documenta Ophthalmologica Proceedings Series book series (DOPS, volume 61)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Congenital glaucoma. The importance of echometry in its diagnosis, treatment and functional outcome

  3. Characteristics and diagnostic potential of echo enchancers based on galactose

  4. Posterior eye segment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 57-57
    2. T. Avitabile, F. Marano, S. Faro, A. Reibaldi
      Pages 59-63
    3. N. Rosa, G. Cennamo, A. La Rana, A. Pasquariello
      Pages 65-67
  5. Intraocular tumors

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 83-83
    2. A. Galantuomo, G. Baldi, G. Nastri, B. Pastena, S. Sbordone, L. Manfredonia et al.
      Pages 85-92
    3. Adriano Zanoni, L. Ferrari
      Pages 101-106
    4. L. Sabetti, M. G. Serra, N. Furcese, E. Balestrazzi
      Pages 107-112
    5. Daniele Doro, E. Mantovani, M. Vaccaro, E. Milizia
      Pages 113-123
    6. Giovanni Cennamo, N. Rosa, A. Mele, P. De Rosa, A. La Rana
      Pages 133-135
    7. L. Henč-Petrinović, I. Dekaris, J. Budišić, L. Ritz-Mutevelić
      Pages 137-145
    8. Daniele Doro, S. Lorenzini, M. Vaccaro, E. Milizia, E. Mantovani
      Pages 147-152
  6. Anterior eye segment

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. T. Avitabile, V. Russo, M. C. Sorce, A. Reibaldi
      Pages 155-162

About this book

Introduction

When in the early 60s echography was introduced into the field of ophthalmol­ ogy, very few ophthalmologists realized the enormous potential of this procedure, the fundamental impact it would have on our branch of medicine or the innovations it would spawn. From its hesitant beginnings, echography has led to revolution in the field of ophthalmology and to our way of examining, treating and monitoring patients affected by eye disorders. This technique has brought untold benefits to patients worldwide. A crucial element in fostering the advance of the application of ultrasound in ophthalmology has been and is the biannual conference of the Societas Internationalis pro Diagnostica Ultrasonica in Ophthalmologia (SIDUO), and incidentally, the Latin name reflects the wish of the founding members that SIDUO be truly international, and even though the instruments and apparatus used in the discipline are highly innovative, the underlying philosophy is one that traces back to Hippocrates, i.e., the healing of man and the improvement of man's quality of life. The first SIDUO conference was held in 1964 in Berlin.

Keywords

Tumor biometry diagnosis eye ophthalmology retina sonography ultrasonography

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-011-5802-2
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1997
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
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  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-6450-7
  • Online ISBN 978-94-011-5802-2
  • Series Print ISSN 0303-6405
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