The step-by-step, instructional guide for the most common ophthalmic instruments and procedures has been updated to a second edition. Clinical Skills for the Ophthalmic Examination: Basic Procedures, Second Edition provides details on tests frequently performed in the office and provides instructions on the proper way to perform them.
Lindy DuBois focuses on presenting fundamental instruction in a clear and easy-to-use manual. Essential chapters, such as those on patient history, medications, allergies, and refractive surgery have been updated to offer critical information for the ophthalmic professional.
New to this edition:
An expanded History section with a detailed patient interview to comply with new regulations.
Expanded Interim History section to include patients with low vision.
New sections on Exophthalmometry and A-Scan Biometry.
Make Clinical Skills for the Ophthalmic Examination: Basic Procedures, Second Edition your go-to text for information on the latest procedures and instruments used in the clinic today.
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The Study Icons
Chapter 1. Preliminaries: History, Exam Strategy, and Office Drugs
Chapter 2. Visual Acuity
Chapter 3. Lensometry, Transposition, and Geneva Lens Measure
Chapter 4. Keratometry
Chapter 5. Informal Visual Fields
Chapter 6. The Pupil Evaluation
Chapter 7. Interpupillary Distance, Near Point of Accommodation,
and Near Point of Convergence
Chapter 8. The Slit Lamp Exam
Chapter 9. Tonometry
Chapter 10. The Ocular Motility Evaluation
Chapter 11. Ancillary Procedures
Chapter 12. Assisting in Minor Surgery
Chapter 13. Patient Services