The Ophthalmology Examinations Review: Second Edition 2nd Revised ed. Edition

3.9 out of 5 stars 9 ratings
ISBN-13: 978-9814304412
ISBN-10: 9814304417
Why is ISBN important?
ISBN
This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The 13-digit and 10-digit formats both work.
Scan an ISBN with your phone
Use the Amazon App to scan ISBNs and compare prices.
Have one to sell?
Loading your book clubs
There was a problem loading your book clubs. Please try again.
Not in a club? Learn more
Amazon book clubs early access

Join or create book clubs

Choose books together

Track your books
Bring your club to Amazon Book Clubs, start a new book club and invite your friends to join, or find a club that’s right for you for free.
Buy new:
$48.60
Available to ship in 1-2 days.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com.
Available at a lower price from other sellers that may not offer free Prime shipping.
Fastest delivery: Oct 31 - Nov 6
List Price: $54.00
Save: $5.40 (10%)
15 new from $48.60

The Ophthalmology Examina... has been added to your Cart

Available at a lower price from other sellers that may not offer free Prime shipping.

There is a newer edition of this item:

The Ophthalmology Examinations Review: 3rd Edition
$62.71
(2)
Only 1 left in stock - order soon.

"Devoted" by Dean Koontz
For the first time in paperback, from Dean Koontz, the master of suspense, comes an epic thriller about a terrifying killer and the singular compassion it will take to defeat him. | Learn more
click to open popover

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
    Apple
  • Android
    Android
  • Windows Phone
    Windows Phone
  • Click here to download from Amazon appstore
    Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

kcpAppSendButton

Special offers and product promotions

Editorial Reviews

From the Back Cover

Many new treatments and diagnostic procedures in ophthalmology have been refined or newly developed during the past four years, a new edition reflecting these changes is most timely.

The scope and aim of the book will be consistent with the first edition, which provides a broad review of the specialist ophthalmology examinations for final year ophthalmology residents and trainees. The book deals primarily with key facts and topics that are important from the examination perspective. Only information and facts that are considered relevant and critical to the exams are covered, with topics that may be of scientific interest, but are not commonly tested in exams, specifically left out. Time-challenged readers will also benefit from the knowledge acquired from various other sources or textbooks that are now organized and synthesized in this book. While not meant to replace the standard textbooks, enough information is contained within the book to serve as the main revision text nearer the exams.

The style and format of this book is intentionally didactic, with questions and short answers. The answer includes a "model opening statement," followed first by a classification system to aid organization of facts, and then the core explanation in concise short notes. "Exam Tips" are inserted to provide an insight into techniques of answering different types of questions and when appropriate, a "Clinical Approach" section is also included.

In the new edition, topics such as new understanding of disease mechanisms (e.g., genetics of eye diseases), new investigations (e.g., OCT), and novel procedures and treatment (e.g., the use of antivascular endothelial growth factors, new refractive surgical techniques) are covered.

This book will be a valuable guide to the final year ophthalmology residents and trainees taking the specialist ophthalmology examinations, particularly for exams with a strong oral or viva component. Although primarily aimed at candidates attempting the Briti


Product details

  • Item Weight : 2.65 pounds
  • Paperback : 530 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 9814304417
  • ISBN-13 : 978-9814304412
  • Product Dimensions : 8 x 1.07 x 10 inches
  • Publisher : WSPC; 2nd Revised ed. Edition (January 19, 2011)
  • Language: : English
  • Customer Reviews:
    3.9 out of 5 stars 9 ratings

Customer reviews

3.9 out of 5 stars
3.9 out of 5
9 global ratings
How are ratings calculated?

Top reviews from the United States

Reviewed in the United States on September 4, 2014
Verified Purchase
Reviewed in the United States on February 7, 2015
Verified Purchase
Reviewed in the United States on February 27, 2012
Verified Purchase
Reviewed in the United States on September 4, 2014

Top reviews from other countries

T PANAGIOTOGLOU
5.0 out of 5 stars The best review book ever existed!
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on March 16, 2014
Verified Purchase
mudassar
2.0 out of 5 stars Two Stars
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on October 11, 2016
Verified Purchase
Madhu Kanukollu
3.0 out of 5 stars Good book but lacks pictures.
Reviewed in India on May 15, 2014
Verified Purchase
RAMINDER BIR SINGH
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent book
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on September 18, 2013
Verified Purchase