EMERGENCY NEURO-OPHTHALMOLOGY. RAPID CASE DEMONSTRATION

EMERGENCY NEURO-OPHTHALMOLOGY. RAPID CASE DEMONSTRATION

Editorial:
SPRINGER
Año de edición:
Materia
Oftalmología
ISBN:
978-981-10-7667-1
Páginas:
336
N. de edición:
1
Idioma:
Inglés
Ilustraciones:
258
Disponibilidad:
Disponible en 2-3 semanas

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-5%

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114,40 €

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1. Acute Optic Neuritis
2. Non-arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy (NAION)
3. Leukemic Infiltrative Optic Neuropathy
4. Syphilitic Optic Neuropathy
5. Methanol Intoxication with Bilateral Acute Visual Loss
6. Traumatic Optic Neuropathy
7. Leber’s Hereditary Optic Neuropathy
8. Dominant Optic Atrophy
9. Optic Nerve Glioma
10. Optic Nerve Sheath Meningioma
11. Ethambutol-Induced Optic Neuropathy
12. Amiodarone-Associated Optic Neuropathy
13. Multiple Evanescent White Dot Syndrome (MEWDS)
14. Vogt-Koyanagi-Harada Syndrome (VKH Syndrome)
15. Papilledema
16. Dural Sinus Thrombosis with Pseudotumor Cerebri
17. Occipital Infarction
18. Occipital Lobe Tumor
19. Sturge-Weber Syndrome with Cortical Blindness
20. Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis (ADEM)
21. MELAS (Mitochondrial Myopathy and Encephalopathy, Lactic Acidosis, and Stroke Episodes)
22. CO Intoxication with Cortical Blindness
23. X-Linked Adrenoleukodystrophy
24. Carotid-Cavernous Fistula: Direct Type
25. Indirect Carotid-Cavernous Fistula
26. Idiopathic Orbital Inflammation
27. Tolosa-Hunt Syndrome
28. Thyroid Eye Disease with Compressive Optic Neuropathy
29. Mucormycosis Sinusitis-Induced Panophthalmitis
30. Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma with Right Abducens Palsy
31. Pcom Aneurysm with Oculomotor Nerve Palsy (ONP)
32. Myasthenia Gravis Presenting as Inferior Oblique Paresis
33. Acquired Brown Syndrome
34. Multiple Sclerosis Presenting with Bilateral Internuclear Ophthalmoplegia (INO)
35. Wernicke’s Encephalopathy with Upbeat Nystagmus and Nutritional Optic Neuropathy
36. Miller Fisher Syndrome
37. Myasthenia Gravis with Horizontal Gaze Palsy
38. Pontine Hemorrhage with Horizontal Gaze Palsy
39. Ocular Bobbing in Brain Metastasis
40. Pineal Germ Cell Tumor with Upgaze Palsy
41. Pituitary Adenoma
42. Craniopharyngioma
43. Chiasmal Glioma

This book presents 57 typical cases of neuro-ophthalmic diseases in the emergency room, which represent notoriously complex and difficult challenges for junior doctors. The physical manifestations of these neurologic disorders include visual loss, transient blurring, diplopia, headache, pupillary abnormality, and even cognition problems. Each case provides a wealth of information, including the case report, comments, diagnosis, management, prognosis and concise notes, as well as photographs and other images. As a case-based clinical reference work on neuro-ophthalmic diseases, the book offers readers essential, concretely applicable information and guidance.

Features
• Presents neuro-ophthalmic diseases typically encountered in the emergency room
• Offers hands-on support for junior doctors
• Summarizes the essential points for case management

Authors
An-Guor Wang is an associate professor at the Department of Ophthalmology and director of the Neuro-ophthalmology & Strabismus Section, Department of Ophthalmology, Taipei Veterans General Hospital, National Yang-Ming University, Taipei, Taiwan.