A Practical Guide to Management
Alfred L. Anduze
As the occurrence of pterygium cases found worldwide continues to escalate, a text that addresses these cases in a functional and comprehensive way is Essential to provide effective care. Pterygium : A Practical Guide to Management presents a practical approach to the use and analysis of techniques involved in the clinical care of specific pterygium cases. This ground-breaking text divulges reasons for employing various methods and identifies indications and innovations for particular cases. Inside, you will find practical clinical techniques, preventive Measures and repair of complications. Using basic Medical and Surgical principles based on 30 years of clinical experience, Dr Alfred LAnduze provides the most effective approach to each pterygium case. Instead of focusing solely on outcomes, Dr Anduze identifies pterygium features, patient types, and their influences on the outcomes. Inside you will find : - An emphasis on prevention, primary surgery, Reduction of recurrences and the role of inflammation in Pathogenesis and surgical results - Discussions of practical situations with preoperative treatments, intraoperative techniques, and postoperative care - Case studies and indications for certain techniques Some sections include : - Epidemiology - Pathogenesis - Pathology - Prevention - Surgical management - Complications - Unusual cases Author's innovative approach in analyzing and providing clinical care in pterygium cases makes Pterygium: A Practical Guide to Management an invaluable text for practicing ophthalmologists, residents and medical students around the world. Both novice and Advanced surgeons involved with the treatment of pterygium will benefit from adding this essential text to their collection.