Download The Glaucoma Book: A Practical, Evidence-Based Approach to by Ridia Lim MB BS, MPH, FRANZCO, Ivan Goldberg MBBS, FRANZCO, PDF

By Ridia Lim MB BS, MPH, FRANZCO, Ivan Goldberg MBBS, FRANZCO, FRACS (auth.), Paul N. Schacknow, John R. Samples (eds.)

The Glaucoma Book is either a entire educational paintings with evidence-based technology and exhaustive bibliographies, and a daily, pragmatic advisor for normal ophthalmologists, optometrists, and resident physicians who want instant solutions whereas studying sufferers. Its ninety two chapters and 38 sidebar essays variety from traditional subject matters (e.g., open attitude glaucoma, pigmentary dispersion syndrome, pediatric glaucomas) to people who haven't formerly seemed in a glaucoma textual content (e.g., medical-legal features of glaucoma care, doing community-based glaucoma research). Diagnostic checks and instrumentation, present and attainable destiny clinical treatments, and standard and state of the art surgical interventions are completely explored. The members come from famous educational associations and high-volume group established glaucoma practices. images, illustrations, and tables are sprinkled liberally during the ebook. The Glaucoma Book embodies the artwork and technological know-how of taking good care of glaucoma patients.

Unique positive aspects no longer present in different texts include:

*extensive sidebar essays via specialists exploring state of the art subtopics inside chapters

*latest laser remedies for glaucoma, together with micro-diode and titanium sapphire trabeculoplasty, in addition to exterior laser methods and relief of intraocular strain via utilizing laser to the pars plana

*comprehensive assurance of the optic nerve, together with thorough dialogue of the significance of the nerve fiber layer hemorrhages

*neuro-ophthalmological issues, diagnostic strategies (e.g., MRI, CT), and different optic neuropathies to think about while studying the glaucoma patient

*combination of medical technology and easy technology with specialist statement at the frontiers of destiny scientific and surgical cures which are prone to emerge for sufferer care

*an built-in method of neovascular glaucoma, merging therapy from the anterior phase to the retina, using new anti-VEGF medicines, and using tubes and shunts to accomplish the simplest surgical outcome

*exceptional suggestion on easy methods to care for the issues of varied glaucoma surgical procedures by way of best clinicians, in addition to a superb bankruptcy on trabeculectomy recommendations for the overall ophthalmologist

*the top written evaluate of visible fields in glaucoma bar none

*a whole description of a entire office-based exam of the glaucoma sufferer, together with scientific pearls (e.g., gonioscopy, sight view research, electronic picture research (OCT, GDx, HRT) , optic nerve photography)

*contemporary matters and controversies concerning the significance of intraocular strain (IOP)

*the drug improvement process--what rather is going on on the FDA to carry new glaucoma drugs from the lab bench to medical use--and how the community-based practices can take part.

In brief, this can be the single e-book on glaucoma that no normal eyecare healthcare professional who sees glaucoma sufferers can have enough money to be with out. it really is loaded with pearls and sensible suggestion by means of professional, skilled clinicians and scientists, whereas firmly grounded in a systematic view of the illness.

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Download Reactions at Solid Surfaces (Baker Lecture Series) by Gerhard Ertl PDF

By Gerhard Ertl

Increasing at the principles first offered in Gerhard Ertl's acclaimed Baker Lectures at Cornell collage, Reactions at sturdy Surfaces contains an authoritative, self-contained, book-length creation to floor reactions for either expert chemists and scholars alike.Outlining our current figuring out of the elemental procedures underlying reactions at reliable surfaces, the ebook offers the reader with an entire view of the way chemistry works at surfaces, and the way to appreciate and probe the dynamics of floor reactions.Comparing conventional floor probes with extra smooth ones, and bringing jointly a variety of disciplines in a cohesive demeanour, Gerhard Ertl's Reactions at reliable Surfaces serves good as a main textual content for graduate scholars in introductory floor technology or chemistry, in addition to a self-teaching source for pros in floor technological know-how, chemical engineering, or nanoscience.

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Download Soldiers Once and Still: Ernest Hemingway, James Salter, and by Alex Vernon PDF

By Alex Vernon

Because the global enters a brand new century, because it embarks on new wars and sees new advancements within the waging of warfare, reconsiderations of the final century’s legacy of war are essential to our knowing of the present international order. In infantrymen as soon as and nonetheless, Alex Vernon seems again during the 20th century so one can confront problems with self and neighborhood in veterans’ literature, exploring how struggle and the army have formed the identities of Ernest Hemingway, James Salter, and Tim O’Brien, 3 of the 20th century’s most valuable authors. Vernon particularly explores many of the methods conflict and the army, via either cultural and private event, have affected social and gender identities and dynamics in every one author’s paintings. Hemingway, Salter, and O’Brien shape the middle of infantrymen as soon as and nonetheless simply because each one represents a distinct warring iteration of twentieth-century the USA: international battle I with Hemingway, international conflict II and Korea with Salter, and Vietnam with O’Brien. every one writer additionally represents a distinct literary voice of the 20th century, from sleek to mid-century to postmodern, and every provides a special battlefield event: Hemingway as noncombatant, Salter as air strength fighter pilot, and O’Brien as military grunt. War’s pervasive impact at the person implies that, for veterans-turned-writers like Hemingway, Salter, and O’Brien, the struggle event infiltrates their complete physique of writing—their works could be obvious not just as conflict literature but in addition as veterans’ literature. As such, their whole postwar oeuvre, whether someone paintings explicitly addresses the battle or the army, is open to Vernon’s exploration of conflict, society, gender, and literary background. Vernon’s personal stories as a soldier, a veteran, a author, and a critic tell this enlightening critique of yankee literature, providing scholars and students of yank literature and warfare reports a useful software for figuring out war’s results at the veteran author and his society.

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Download The Cambridge Dover Wilson Shakespeare, Volume 29: Richard by William Shakespeare PDF

By William Shakespeare

John Dover Wilson's New Shakespeare, released among 1921 and 1966, grew to become the vintage Cambridge version of Shakespeare's performs and poems until eventually the Nineteen Eighties. The sequence, lengthy when you consider that out-of-print, is now reissued. every one paintings is accessible either separately and as a suite, and every incorporates a long and vigorous creation, major textual content, and immense notes and thesaurus revealed on the again. The version, which begun with The Tempest and ended with The Sonnets, placed into perform the concepts and theories that had developed lower than the 'New Bibliography'. Remarkably by means of state-of-the-art criteria, even though it took the easiest a part of part a century to supply, the recent Shakespeare concerned just a small band of editors in addition to Dover Wilson himself. because the volumes took form, lots of Dover Wilson's textual tools obtained normal recognition and have become a longtime a part of later editorial perform, for instance within the Arden and New Cambridge Shakespeares.

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By Michael G. Roth (Eds.)

Seriously acclaimed for greater than 25 years, the tools in mobile Biology sequence presents an imperative instrument for the researcher. each one quantity is thoroughly edited via specialists to comprise cutting-edge studies and step by step protocols. innovations are defined thoroughly in order that tools are made obtainable to clients.

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Download Samuel Johnson vs. the Devil 01 The Gates by John Connolly PDF

By John Connolly

Younger Samuel Johnson and his dachshund Boswell are attempting to teach initiative through trick-or-treating a whole 3 days prior to Halloween. that's how they arrive to witness unusual goings-on at 666 Crowley street. The Abernathys don’t suggest any damage by means of their flirtation with the underworld. but if they unknowingly name forth devil himself, they bring a spot within the universe. a niche which holds a couple of large gates—the gates to Hell. And there are a few beautiful terrifying beings decided to get out…? Can one small boy defeat evil? Can he harness the ability of technological know-how, religion and like to shop the area as we all know it?? Bursting with mind's eye and most unlikely to place down, The Gates is set the pull among reliable and evil, physics and fable. it truly is a few quirky and kooky boy who's most unlikely to not love, and the not likely forged of characters who provide him the energy to face as much as a demonic energy. Like Mark Haddon’s The Curious Incident of the puppy within the Night-Time, this novel manages to re-create for grownups that magical and frightening international of early life that we’ve all left at the back of yet so like to stopover at.

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