"A splendid book...material is presented beautifully...the illustrations
are spectacular." --C. Stephen Foster, MD, Professor of Ophthalmology, Harvard
Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
"I am very impressed by the quality of the presentations...it is simply a superb book." --Claes H. Dohlman, MD,
Professor of Ophthalmology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
As conjunctivitis is one of the most difficult eye disorders to treat and diagnose,
Inflammatory Diseases of the Conjunctiva is an extremely valuable,
problem-solving text for the practicing ophthalmologist.
This new book provides outstanding guidance on diagnosing
and managing all aspects of acute and chronic conjunctivitis, including a
thorough understanding of the causes and basic mechanisms of the disorder.
Beginning with a complete description of the functional anatomy of the
conjunctiva, the book goes on to cover the major conjunctival inflammatory
diseases, including acute infections, allergic, auto-immune, iatrogenic,
chlamydial and others. Conjunctivitis associated with systemic inflammatory
conditions such as Sjogren's syndrome or bullous mucocutaneous disease is also
While other books have addressed conjunctivitis in individual chapters, this is the
most comprehensive publication available today. Highly praised by faculty at the
prestigious Harvard Medical School, Inflammatory Diseases of the Conjunctiva is
essential for anyone who works or teaches in the field of
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Professor of Ophthalmology, University of Dijon, Department of Ophthalmology Hpital Gnral CHRU DijonReview:
Illustrated by excellent clinical patient photographs...practical tables complete the text...of great interest not only for external disease specialists but also for general ophthalmologists and residents...the authors are to be congratulated for their excellent work. --Canadian Journal of Ophthalmology (**** rating)Beautifully illustrated...tables are far more up-to-date than are those in most textbooks...the information described provides a framework for one to understand how uncontrolled and chronic inflammation in the conjunctiva may lead to corneal blindness and how anti-inflammatory strategies may be used now and developed in the future for the treatment of these disorders. --Australian Journal of OphthalmologyComprehensive...the authors have updated the knowledge of biology and molecular and cellular pathogenesis of several inflammatory conjunctival disorders...useful as a quick reference...provides a framework for one to understand how uncontrolled and chronic inflammation in the conjunctiva may lead to corneal blindness. --American Journal of OphthalmologyInformation can be found quickly and easily...diagrams and clinical photographs illustrating particular cases...an excellent addition to optometrists' libraries. --OptometryAn in-depth review of the pathological mechanisms causing these diseases...the strength of this book lies in its presentation of immunological diseases...up-to-date information...of great value to the clinician... --OphthalmologicaThe collection of clinical photographs and photomicrographs found in Inflammatory Diseases of the Cunjunctiva could stand alone as a beautiful and comprehensive atlas. ... I give Inflammatory Diseases of the Cunjunctiva high marks for providing the reader much more than expected. This volume succeeds as an atlas as well as a comprehensive text of this topic. I heartly recommend it to any clinician who tracts the red eye patient. --Survey of Ophthalmology, 04/02
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