Visual Fields (American Academy Of Ophthalmology Monograph Series)
Visual Fields: Examination and Interpretation, 3rd edition contains revisions and updates of earlier material as well as a discussion of newer techniques for assessing visual field disorders. The book begins with a short history of the field of perimetry and goes on to present basic clinical aspects of examination and diagnosis of visual field defects in the optic nerve, optic disc, chorioretina, ...
Series: American Academy of Ophthalmology Monograph Series (Book 3)
Hardcover: 336 pages
Publisher: Oxford University Press; 3 edition (November 12, 2010)
Product Dimensions: 10.1 x 0.9 x 7.2 inches
Amazon Rank: 874959
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“Even when technology has developed more accurate machines for diagnose and follow-up glaucoma and other neuro-ophth diseases, this is a really great book for understand how automated perimetry works. Humphrey machines are still working in almost ever...”
ptic chiasm, optic tract, lateral geniculate field bodies, and the calcarine complex. Additional aspects of visual field examination are explored including those of monocular, binocular, and junctional field defects, congruity vs. incongruity, macular sparing vs. macular splitting, density, wedge-shaped homonymous field loss, and monocular temporal crescent. Various new techniques of automated perimetry are also considered including SITA, FASTPAC, and SWAP. This volume provides a very useful overview of the techniques of visual field examination in a number of eye disorders and will be of interest to all ophthalmologists, neuro-opthalmologists, retina specialists, and optometrists.