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The Resource Ophthalmic assistant : a text for allied and associated ophthalmic personnel, [edited by] Harold A. Stein, Raymond M. Stein, Melvin I. Freeman

Ophthalmic assistant : a text for allied and associated ophthalmic personnel, [edited by] Harold A. Stein, Raymond M. Stein, Melvin I. Freeman

Label
Ophthalmic assistant : a text for allied and associated ophthalmic personnel
Title
Ophthalmic assistant
Title remainder
a text for allied and associated ophthalmic personnel
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Harold A. Stein, Raymond M. Stein, Melvin I. Freeman
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Now in its tenth edition, the best-selling The Ophthalmic Assistant, by Drs. Harold A. Stein, Raymond M. Stein, and Melvin I. Freeman, is your go-to resource for practical, up-to-date guidance on ocular diseases, surgical procedures, medications, and equipment, as well as paramedical procedures and office management in the ophthalmology, optometry, opticianry or eye care settings. Thoroughly updated content and more than 1,000 full-color illustrations cover all the knowledge and skills you need for your day-to-day duties as well as success on certification and recertification exams. This comprehensive text provides essential learning and practical guidance for ophthalmic assistants, technicians, medical technologists, physician assistants, and all others involved in ocular care, helping each become a valuable asset to the eye care team
Cataloging source
NLE
Dewey number
617.7/0232
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
RE72.5
LC item number
.S84 2018eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
WW 21.5
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1929-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stein, Harold A.
  • Stein, Raymond M.
  • Freeman, Melvin I.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ophthalmology
  • Ophthalmic assistants
  • Eye
  • Ophthalmic Assistants
  • Eye Diseases
  • Ophthalmology
  • MEDICAL
  • Ophthalmology
  • Eye
  • Ophthalmic assistants
Label
Ophthalmic assistant : a text for allied and associated ophthalmic personnel, [edited by] Harold A. Stein, Raymond M. Stein, Melvin I. Freeman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Basic Sciences -- Anatomy of the eye -- Physiology of the eye -- Optics -- Pharmacology -- Microbiology. Clinical Practice -- Office efficiency and public relations -- History taking -- Preliminary examination -- Vision function and impairment -- Understanding ophthalmic equipment -- Refractive errors and how to correct them -- History of spectacles -- Facts about glasses -- Rigid contact lenses : basics -- Soft contact lenses -- Advanced techniques in soft and rigid contact lens fitting -- Dry eyes -- Managing a contact lens practice -- Visual fields -- Automated visual field testing. Common Clinical Eye Problems or Common Clinical Conditions -- Ocular Injuries -- The urgent case -- Common eye disorders -- Common retinal disorders -- Glaucoma -- Uveitis -- Examination of the newborn, infant and small child -- Maintenance of ophthalmic equipment and instruments
  • Surgical Techniques -- Aseptic technique and minor office surgery -- The operative patient -- Highlights of ocular surgery -- Surgical Correction of Presbyopia -- Assisting the Surgeon -- Lasers in ophthalmology -- Ambulatory surgery -- Refractive surgery -- Corneal Collagen Cross Linking in the Management of ectatic diseases -- Wavefront aberrations and custom ablation. Ocular imaging -- Optical coherence tomography -- Computerized corneal topography -- Specular microscopy -- Diagnostic ultrasound. Special procedures -- Ocular motility and binocular vision -- Ophthalmic photography -- Visual aids for the partially sighted
  • Community ocular programs -- Blind persons in the modern world -- Art and the eye -- Reading problems in children -- Cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Expanded roles in eye care delivery -- Computers in ophthalmic practice. Role of assistants in eye care -- Allied health personnel in ophthalmology -- Ophthalmology ethics -- Ophthalmic allied health personnel : scope of practice -- Testing of ophthalmic skills -- The development of ophthalmic assistants in North America -- Ophthalmic assisting in the international community and in the prevention of blindness. Atlas of Clinical Ophthalmic Disorders -- Atlas of Clinical Ophthalmic Disorders
Control code
973045974
Edition
Tenth edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 872 pages):
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780323523769
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780323394789
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)973045974
Label
Ophthalmic assistant : a text for allied and associated ophthalmic personnel, [edited by] Harold A. Stein, Raymond M. Stein, Melvin I. Freeman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Basic Sciences -- Anatomy of the eye -- Physiology of the eye -- Optics -- Pharmacology -- Microbiology. Clinical Practice -- Office efficiency and public relations -- History taking -- Preliminary examination -- Vision function and impairment -- Understanding ophthalmic equipment -- Refractive errors and how to correct them -- History of spectacles -- Facts about glasses -- Rigid contact lenses : basics -- Soft contact lenses -- Advanced techniques in soft and rigid contact lens fitting -- Dry eyes -- Managing a contact lens practice -- Visual fields -- Automated visual field testing. Common Clinical Eye Problems or Common Clinical Conditions -- Ocular Injuries -- The urgent case -- Common eye disorders -- Common retinal disorders -- Glaucoma -- Uveitis -- Examination of the newborn, infant and small child -- Maintenance of ophthalmic equipment and instruments
  • Surgical Techniques -- Aseptic technique and minor office surgery -- The operative patient -- Highlights of ocular surgery -- Surgical Correction of Presbyopia -- Assisting the Surgeon -- Lasers in ophthalmology -- Ambulatory surgery -- Refractive surgery -- Corneal Collagen Cross Linking in the Management of ectatic diseases -- Wavefront aberrations and custom ablation. Ocular imaging -- Optical coherence tomography -- Computerized corneal topography -- Specular microscopy -- Diagnostic ultrasound. Special procedures -- Ocular motility and binocular vision -- Ophthalmic photography -- Visual aids for the partially sighted
  • Community ocular programs -- Blind persons in the modern world -- Art and the eye -- Reading problems in children -- Cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Expanded roles in eye care delivery -- Computers in ophthalmic practice. Role of assistants in eye care -- Allied health personnel in ophthalmology -- Ophthalmology ethics -- Ophthalmic allied health personnel : scope of practice -- Testing of ophthalmic skills -- The development of ophthalmic assistants in North America -- Ophthalmic assisting in the international community and in the prevention of blindness. Atlas of Clinical Ophthalmic Disorders -- Atlas of Clinical Ophthalmic Disorders
Control code
973045974
Edition
Tenth edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 872 pages):
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780323523769
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780323394789
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)973045974

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