More Details about Macular Surgery

General Information  
Author(s)Quiroz Mercado
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Publish YearJune 2011


Macular Surgery, Second Edition serves as a comprehensive and contemporary review of macular diseases and their management. An exhaustive review of the latest proven surgical techniques and therapies for treatment of macular disorders is provided, with emphasis on proven techniques from extensive reviews of controlled clinical trials. Specific chapters of the book are devoted to age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy, macular holes, epiretinal membranes, subretinal hemorrhage, and choroidal neovascularization. An entire section is devoted to prevention of complications from macular surgery. All chapters are written by leading experts within the field.

Key Features:-

  • Summarizes the latest advances and surgical techniques within the field of macular surgery
  • Increased coverage of new imaging techniques, including OCT, with over 260 new 4-color images
  • Reflects dramatic changes in the field from both a diagnostic and therapeutic point of view
  • Truly an international and collaborative work with over 130 authors from 16 countries and 5 continen
  • On-line site will contain full text, images and surgical clips