The Sankara Nethralaya Atlas of Retinal Diseases

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This atlas is a reference book for residents and ophthalmologists pursuing additional training in retina but also for the practicing ophthalmologists. It provides a comprehensive overview of the normal and abnormal retina. A unique and helpful armamentarium for managing retinal diseases. There are over 1300 images of the retina, critical to study retinal disorders which include fundus photographs, fluorescent augiograms and optical coherence tomographic images with their brief summaries. The book includes a self-test at the end of each chapter to assist the reader with comprehension of the material. Covers voluminous number of topics giving concise description of the clinical profile with their image, relevant investigations, suggestive treatments, and a summary of the prognosis of the presentation. All areas of retina related to clinical care are covered, from the basics of imaging to common conditions such as age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, and vain occlusions, to rare diseases such as familiar oxidative vitreoretinopathy. This book provides images with comprehensive pictorial summary of the field which will assist anyone who is learning the management of retinal abnormalities or is involved in the day-today care of posterior segment diseases. Target audience for this atlas is residents in ophthalmology, vitreo-retinal fellows and practicing ophthalmologists. Contains suggested reading of each chapter with latest references. Practical tips related to the topics are given at the end of each case description. Also new drugs or latest clinical trials related to the topic are presented in this book.