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Used - Good Item may show signs of wear. May contain some writing and highlighting. N° de ref. de la librería 3-F-2-3188
Sinopsis: Discusses modern vision correction procedures, with an analysis of side effects and complications, a comparison of different procedures, the stories of actual patients, and a resource guide
From the Publisher: Beyond Glasses! was written by Franette Armstrong, a formerly nearsighted patient whoseownvision was permanently corrected by laser in 1994. In writing the book Ms.Armstrong interviewed over two dozen North America's leading researchophthalmologists-those who developed and pioneered the current and comingprocedures-reviewed the world's clinical research data, and followed thecases of several dozen patients.
The result is a plain-English look at all the vision-correction alternativesavailable today or in the foreseeable future. Beyond Glasses! thoroughly comparies the laser procedures with all other alternatives, and describes treatments currently in clinical trials as well as lists locations of clinical trials. This book will help consumers who are considering one of the new vision correction procedures to understand how treatments work, where to get them done safely, and the costs, recovery issues, and likelihood of various side effects and complications.
Título: Beyond Glasses: The Consumers Guide to Laser...
Editorial: Uc Books
Año de publicación: 1997
Condición del libro: Good
Descripción Uc Books. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Used - Very Good Item may show signs of wear. May contain some writing and highlighting. Nº de ref. de la librería 1-N-2-5536
Descripción UC Books, 1997. Trade Paperback. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Ex-Library. GREAT BOOK! MODERATE WEAR, SMALL BEND & CLEAR TAPE ON EDGES OF COVER. A FEW LIBRARY STAMPS, NO MARKINGS IN TEXT. Description: With the health of one's eyes at stake, many people are reluctant to undergo corrective laser surgery to correct vision problems. Drawing on the experience of leading eye surgeons, extensive clinical research data, and personal experience, this book offers practical information on photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) eye surgery. Evaluating options, getting ready for the procedure, choosing the right doctor, and planning for a smooth recovery are discussed. Additional features include a resource guide to doctors in the United States and Canada, patient case studies, and a detailed comparison of other vision correction procedures. Nº de ref. de la librería 13861
Descripción U. C. Books. Paperback. Estado de conservación: Very Good. Very good condition - book only shows a small amount of wear. Nº de ref. de la librería G0965650502I4N00
Descripción Uc Books, Danville, California, U.S.A., 1996. Trade Paper. Estado de conservación: New. No marks, no wear. Careful packing, quick posting. Nº de ref. de la librería 002690
Descripción Uc Books, 1997. Paperback. Estado de conservación: Used: Good. Nº de ref. de la librería SONG0965650502
Descripción U. C. Books, Pacific Grove, CA, U.S.A., 1997. Glossy Softcover. Estado de conservación: As New. No Jacket. First Edition. 362pp including index Photos and illustrations. Nº de ref. de la librería 53581
Descripción Uc Books, 1997. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. book. Nº de ref. de la librería M0965650502
Descripción Uc Books, 1997. Paperback. Estado de conservación: New. Nº de ref. de la librería DADAX0965650502