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Ocular Emergency

  • Hua Yan

Part of the Ocular Trauma book series (OCTRA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Hong Yan, Song Wang
    Pages 1-9
  3. Haoyu Chen, Danny Siu-Chun Ng
    Pages 11-18
  4. Hua Yan, Jiaxing Wang, Ying Li, Xiangda Meng, Xuyang Yao
    Pages 19-28
  5. Bo Huang
    Pages 29-55
  6. Gokhan Gurelik, Huseyin Baran Ozdemir
    Pages 57-94
  7. Bo Huang, Suxia Li
    Pages 95-147
  8. Ugur Acar, Ahmet M. Hondur, Gungor Sobaci
    Pages 149-173
  9. Sengul Ozdek, Ece Ozdemir
    Pages 175-213
  10. Weiyun Shi, Suxia Li
    Pages 215-232
  11. Haoyu Chen, Dan Chao, Guihua Xu, Chen Lin, Zeyi Li
    Pages 233-241
  12. Haoyu Chen, Dan Chao, Guihua Xu, Chen Lin, Zeyi Li
    Pages E1-E1

About this book

Introduction

Ocular Emergency is a systematic, symptom based reference book for clinical practice guidance. This book aims to provide the most thorough knowledge and standard process to clinical practitioners, such as the nurses, medical students, residents, fellows and even ophthalmologists, to help them make the most appropriate decision on the management of patients who have suffered from urgent ocular conditions.

The first three chapters provide the audiences general information of ocular emergency and the emergency room (ER), which will help them generate a clinical thinking. The following four chapters are symptom based discussion of common complaints of ocular emergency. These chapters contain almost all the symptoms the audiences will meet in the ER and covers hundreds of diseases the audiences may or may not think of which fits the symptom. They will help the readers to make the right diagnose and offer the best advice or treatment to the patients. The last two chapters provide the audiences the information of most urgent ocular traumas. For each disease, definition, etiology, clinical presentations and signs, treatment and typical clinical case with pictures or illustrative figures will be provided. In addition, each chapter will be provided with an algorithym(s) for differential diagnosis and treatment as a summary of the chapter. Hopefully this book may help the clinical practitioners to be fully prepared for any challenge of ocular emergency cases.

Keywords

Diagnosis Emergency Ophthalmology Symptom Trauma Treatment

Editors and affiliations

  • Hua Yan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyTianjin Medical University General HospitalTianjinChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-6802-7
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-6801-0
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-6802-7
  • Series Print ISSN 2523-3157
  • Series Online ISSN 2523-3165
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