More Details about The Yale Guide to Ophthalmic Surgery

General Information  
PublisherWolters Kluwer | Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Publish YearApril 2011


This illustrated pocket guide, edited by members of the Yale Ophthalmology faculty, concisely outlines the most common ophthalmic surgical and laser procedures for easy reference in the operating room and clinic. The Yale Guide to Ophthalmic Surgery reviews the clinical context of each case and provides a step-by-step procedural overview. Critical steps are illustrated with simple line drawings to facilitate understanding. The following specialty areas are covered: cornea, general/comprehensive, glaucoma, pediatrics, oculoplastics, retina and trauma. A companion Website features the fully searchable text, a color image bank, and procedural videos.

Key Features:-

  • Covers a Clear and step-by-step discussion of key surgical procedures
  • Detailed illustrations for each procedure
  • Written by medical students entering ophthalmology residency and reviewed and edited by expert facul
  • Covers Web tables and checklists
  • Includes a companion Website with fully searchable text, color image bank, and procedural videos