Ophthalmology textbook in its 18th edition.
Article Type: Book review
Subject: Books (Book reviews)
Pub Date: 08/01/2011
Publication: Name: Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness Publisher: American Foundation for the Blind Audience: Academic Format: Magazine/Journal Subject: Health Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2011 American Foundation for the Blind ISSN: 0145-482X
Issue: Date: August, 2011 Source Volume: 105 Source Issue: 8
Topic: NamedWork: Vaughan and Asbury's General Ophthalmology, 18th ed. (Textbook)
Persons: Reviewee: Riordan-Eva, Paul; Cunningham, Emmett
Accession Number: 265870255
Full Text: Vaughan & Asbury's General Ophthalmology, 18th Edition, by Paul Riordan-Eva and Emmett Cunningham, is described as being the most concise, current, and comprehensive overview of general ophthalmology. Extensively revised and updated, the new edition offers an increased number of color illustrations; new chapters on ophthalmic emergencies, causes and prevention of vision loss, vision rehabilitation, and functional vision score; major revisions of existing chapters to reflect the latest findings and advances; and a glossary of terms relating to the eye. The 480-page paperback book is available for a cost of $70. For more information, contact: McGraw-Hill Professional, the McGrawHill Companies, 7500 Chavenelle Road, Dubuque, IA 52002; phone: 877-833-5524; web site: .
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