The book is, primarily intended for use by the students undertaking nursing course and the nurses engaged in the care of eye patients. It may also be helpful to nurse-tutors, ward sisters and all those involved in teaching the ophthalmic speciality to nursing students. The book is written in a point-to-point stepwise pattern which will help the students to easily understand, retain and reproduce the subject matter. First chapter gives a brief account of the 'Anatomy and Physiology of the Eye' which is essential to understand eye diseases.Second chapter describes in detail the 'Role of a nurse in the care of ophthalmic patients.' Eye diseases have been covered in a concise way with an emphasis on nursing care. Role of a nurse as a 'Community eye health worker' has also been discussed.

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Author(s)A K Khurana
BindingPaper Back
Publish YearJanuary 2012