Fundamentals for Ophthalmic Technical Personnel

Fundamentals for Ophthalmic Technical Personnel

This textbook discusses ophthalmic sciences, neuroanatomy, and optics in detail, and includes full coverage of technical skills and pathology.

Author: Barbara Cassin

Publisher: W B Saunders Company

ISBN: 0721649319

Category: Medical

Page: 453

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This textbook discusses ophthalmic sciences, neuroanatomy, and optics in detail, and includes full coverage of technical skills and pathology. The skills are explained in an easy-to-follow procedure format, with many illustrations. It includes numerous examples to better convey concepts, as well as an appendix and practice problems to demonstrate ophthalmic calculations.
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Certified Ophthalmic Technician Exam Review Manual

Certified Ophthalmic Technician Exam Review Manual

Fundamentals for Ophthalmic Technical Personnel . Philadelphia , Pa : Saunders
; 1995 . Choplin N , Edwards , R. Visual Fields . Thorofare , NJ : SLACK
Incorporated ; 1998 . Cunningham D. Clinical Ocular Photography . Thorofare ,
NJ ...

Author: Janice K. Ledford

Publisher: SLACK Incorporated

ISBN: 1556426488

Category: Medical

Page: 256

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The Certified Ophthalmic Assistant Exam Review Manual, Second Edition is a revised edition of the best selling exam preparation manual. It is an essential resource for anyone preparing to become certified as an ophthalmic assistant. With over 650 exam-style questions and explanatory answers, illustrations, and photographs, this user-friendly text is excellent for both learning and reviewing important eye care topics. Subjects include taking a patient history, lensometry, measuring intraocular pressure, understanding optics, and much more. This edition is also helpful for students and others studying for certification in optometry, contact lenses, and opticianry.
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The Ophthalmic Assistant E Book

The Ophthalmic Assistant E Book

A Text for Allied and Associated Ophthalmic Personnel Harold A. Stein, Raymond
M. Stein, Melvin I. Freeman ... Cassin B: Fundamentals for Ophthalmic Technical
Personnel. Philadelphia: Elsevier/Saunders, 1995. Cassin B, Rubin ML, eds: ...

Author: Harold A. Stein

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9781455733460

Category: Medical

Page: 920

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Excel in your clinical responsibilities with The Ophthalmic Assistant. Whether you work in an ophthalmology, optometry, or opticianry setting, this best-selling reference delivers expert practical, up-to-date guidance on ocular diseases, surgical procedures, medications, and equipment as well as paramedical procedures and office management - providing all the knowledge and skills you need to be a valuable asset to your team. A real "how-to" textbook. Consult this full-color visual guide for identification of ophthalmic disorders, explanations of difficult concepts, and depictions of the newest equipment used in ophthalmology and optometry – with over 1,000 illustrations. Refer to the practical appendices for quick-reference information on hospital/practice forms for more efficient patient record keeping, conversion tables, numerous language translations, ocular emergencies, pharmaceuticals, and more. Update your practical knowledge of ophthalmic tests and procedures. Confidently prepare for certification or recertification exams with comprehensive and practical information on the exam process for ophthalmic and optometric assistants. Optimize your results with OCT imaging and other innovative technologies used in today’s ophthalmic offices, clinics, and hospitals. Stay up to date with new drugs being used to treat a diverse range of eye diseases and disorders. Learn how to assist the newest refractive cataract surgery procedures. Update your knowledge of CPR procedures.
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Ophthalmic Dictionary and Vocabulary Builder

Ophthalmic Dictionary and Vocabulary Builder

Cassin B. Fundamentals for Ophthalmic Technical Personnel. ... Fundamentals of
Ophthalmic Medical Assisting, 2nd ed. (DVD). ... JCAHPO/ ATPO Pocket Guide—
A Clinical Skills and Reference Guide for the Ophthalmic Technician. St Paul ...

Author: Harold A Stein

Publisher: JP Medical Ltd

ISBN: 9789350253656

Category: Medical

Page: 421

View: 698

Ophthalmic Dictionary and Vocabulary Builder is a desk-size reference for ophthalmic words. The book is divided into different sections to cover every sector of ophthalmology and provides the origins of words to assist learning. Authored by recognised authorities in Canada and the USA, this fourth edition has 150 images and illustrations and a new chapter on refractive surgery and imaging words such as OCT (Optical Coherence Tomography).
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Clinical Optics Primer for Ophthalmic Medical Personnel

Clinical Optics Primer for Ophthalmic Medical Personnel

Basic and Clinical Science Course, Section 3: Optics, Refraction, and Contact
Lenses. San Francisco, CA: American Academy of Ophthalmology; 2000. 2.
Cassin B. Fundamentals for Ophthalmic Technical Personnel. Philadelphia, PA:
WB ...

Author: Aaron V. Shukla

Publisher: SLACK Incorporated

ISBN: 1556428995

Category: Medical

Page: 250

View: 308

Are you looking for an all-inclusive, comprehensive resource on clinical optics? Look no further than the Clinical Optics Primer for Ophthalmic Medical Personnel: A Guide to Laws, Formulae, Calculations, and Clinical Applications, a new text that presents complex clinical optics in a simple and easy-to-read manner. As ophthalmic medical personnel struggle today between multiple resources for clinical optics, this text offers a solution as it provides everything you need to know – all in one place. Aaron V. Shukla, PhD, COMT has designed Clinical Optics Primer for Ophthalmic Medical Personnel to include everyday examples that may be directly applied to clinical work. Each chapter throughout the text explains one optics concept in a concise account and includes applicable illustrations, formulae, laws, calculations, and review questions. Numerous examples of clinical applications are also included that address problems presented by patients in eye clinics. Some important laws of optics and their clinical applications covered: • Lasers, polarization interference, and fluorescence • Snell’s law • Total internal reflection Some important formulae in optics and their clinical applications covered: • Vergence equation • Power of prisms • Optical system of the eye • Accommodation and age • Refractive errors • Prentice’s Rule, decentration and induced prism • Glasses and contact lenses With the most up-to-date information for clinical optics, and two chapters solely devoted to the metric system and basic optical mathematics, Clinical Optics Primer for Ophthalmic Medical Personnel: A Guide to Laws, Formulae, Calculations, and Clinical Applications is essential for all ophthalmic assistants, technicians, and technologists, as well as optometrists and ophthalmology residents.
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The Complete Guide to Ocular History Taking

The Complete Guide to Ocular History Taking

Thorofare , NJ : SLACK Incorporated .; 1997 . Cassin G , ed . Fundamentals for
Ophthalmic Technical Personnel . Philadelphia : W.B. Saunders ; 1995 .
Complete Drug Reference , 1997 ed . Yonkers , NY : Consumer Reports Books ;
1997 .

Author: Janice K. Ledford

Publisher: SLACK Incorporated

ISBN: 1556423691

Category: Medical

Page: 137

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The Complete Guide to Ocular History Taking is a handy reference tool while administering an eye exam to a patient, making it ideal for on-the-job training. Because it is organized by topic, this manual is quick and easy to use. An accurate history is crucial in any eye exam. In this book, Jan Ledford not only advises you on patient confidentiality and how to condense a lengthy narrative, but also provides tips on patient rapport. Specific questions to ask the patient are included regarding ocular and systemic disorders, visual and physical symptoms, and medications. This handy manual will lead you in the right direction to increase efficiency and accuracy in ocular history taking.
Categories: Medical

Ocular Anatomy and Physiology

Ocular Anatomy and Physiology

The four rectus muscles originate at the annulus of Zinn . ( Reprinted with
permission from Cassin B , ed . Fundamentals for Ophthalmic Technical
Personnel . Philadelphia , PA : WB Saunders ; 1995. ) SO SR MR LR IR 10
Magnetic resonance ...

Author: Al Lens

Publisher: SLACK Incorporated

ISBN: 1556427921

Category: Medical

Page: 181

View: 368

Updated to include new material for beginners in ophthalmology and optometry, Ocular Anatomy and Physiology, Second Edition is an essential text that covers a range of fundamental information for students and clinicians. With collaborations from Al Lens, Sheila Coyne Nemeth, and Janice K. Ledford, Ocular Anatomy and Physiology, Second Edition now begins with a jump-start chapter to overview the topic for those new to the field of eye care. Chapter two delves into embryology—a topic rarely covered—and addresses each structure of the eye, including the bony orbit, eyebrows, eye lids, lacrimal system, extraocular muscles, and the globe. While the text continues to emphasize normal anatomy, each chapter contains a glossary of common disorders. Also included is a description of diagnostic methods for examining various tissues. The physiology of various structures and systems is explained, including the visual pathway, the inflammatory response, immunology, binocular vision, refractive errors, and accommodation. To enhance the reader's understanding of each topic, illustrations are provided. Features of the Second Edition: • New jump-start chapter for beginners • Details on diagnostic methods for each structure or segment, including optical coherence tomography and retinal thickness analysis • Glossary of common disorders at the end of each chapter With new features and information, Ocular Anatomy and Physiology, Second Edition is a valuable text for ophthalmic and optometric assistants, training facilities, and practices, as well as beginners in the field of eye care, including sales representatives and pre-med students.
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Clinical Skills for the Ophthalmic Examination

Clinical Skills for the Ophthalmic Examination

This book provides details on tests frequently performed in the office and provides instructions on the proper way to perform them. The author focuses on presenting fundamental instruction in a clear and easy-to-use manual.

Author: Lindy DuBois

Publisher: Slack Incorporated

ISBN: UOM:39015062485514

Category: Medical

Page: 122

View: 804

The step-by-step, instructional guide for the most common ophthalmic instruments and procedures has been updated to a second edition. This book provides details on tests frequently performed in the office and provides instructions on the proper way to perform them. The author focuses on presenting fundamental instruction in a clear and easy-to-use manual. Essential chapters, such as those on patient history, medications, allergies, and refractive surgery have been updated to offer critical information for the ophthalmic professional.
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American Book Publishing Record

American Book Publishing Record

61 Fundamental role of teletraffic in the evolution of telecommunications
networks . 621 . 382 Fundamentals for ophthalmic technical personnel . 617 . 7
Fundamentals of computing I . 004 Fundamentals of ecological modelling . 574 .

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ISBN: UOM:39015079622570

Category: American literature

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Categories: American literature

Slatter s Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology E Book

Slatter s Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology   E Book

Figure 18-15 Conjunctival swelling (A) and periocular draining skin lesion (B) in
a case of coccidioidomycosis in a ... is possible; however, because of the highly
infective nature of the arthrospores and the risk to laboratory personnel, it is not ...

Author: David Maggs

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323241960

Category: Medical

Page: 520

View: 502

Recognize, diagnose, and manage a wide range of common ocular conditions with Slatter’s Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology, 5th Edition. Covering small and large animals including birds and exotic species, this reference provides the latest, most practical information on structure and function of the eye, ocular development, pathology, examination and diagnosis, surgical procedures, ophthalmic pharmacology and therapeutics, and management of ocular emergencies. Nearly 1,000 color photos and illustrations accurately depict ocular conditions and demonstrate surgical techniques. Edited by noted veterinary ophthalmologists David J. Maggs, Paul E. Miller, and Ron Ofri, this reference is an essential aid to clinical decision-making, from differential diagnosis to medical and surgical management. Practical, clinically focused coverage provides a one-stop diagnostic guide to ophthalmic disease in small and large animals including birds and exotic pets. Logical organization by anatomic region makes topics easy to locate. Nearly 1,000 color images present illustrated, step-by-step procedures that guide you through the recognition, diagnosis, and treatment of ocular conditions you are most likely to encounter. A team of three internationally respected veterinary ophthalmologists co-edit this reference to provide comprehensive, clinical expertise. Useful tables and charts summarize important facts and show treatment instructions at a glance. Clinical Tips boxes offer helpful practice advice. NEW pharmaceutical therapies and procedural techniques provide the most current diagnostic and treatment methods. Extensive updates including the latest information on pharmacology, eyelid surgery, tear film deficiencies, and retinal disease help you provide the most current, effective care. NEW sections on ophthalmic diseases of chinchillas and guinea pigs provide expert guidance in the care of these increasingly popular exotic pets. NEW! Detailed table of contents describes the specifics of coverage in each chapter. NEW! Pageburst companion website makes the entire contents of the book fully searchable. Sold separately.
Categories: Medical

Forthcoming Books

Forthcoming Books

Author: Rose Arny

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015023721684

Category: American literature

Page:

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Categories: American literature

The Cumulative Book Index

The Cumulative Book Index

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015058373740

Category: American literature

Page:

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A world list of books in the English language.
Categories: American literature

Doody s Rating Service

Doody s Rating Service

Incisional Keratotomy Cassin , Fundamentals for Ophthalmic Technical
Personnel Charlton , Ophthalmic Surgery Complications : Prevention and
Management Choplin , Visual Field Testing with the Humphrey Field Analyzer
Coakes , Outline ...

Author: Daniel J. Doody

Publisher:

ISBN: 1885234058

Category:

Page: 250

View: 444

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Medical surgical Nursing

Medical surgical Nursing

Author: Sharon Mantik Lewis

Publisher: Mosby

ISBN: UOM:39015073882014

Category: Medical

Page: 1867

View: 794

The bestselling Medical-Surgical Nursing, 7th Edition provides a well-rounded and comprehensive approach to nursing care. It covers patient care in various clinical settings by employing a unique levels of care approach, discussing nursing implementation at multiple levels. Special features highlight the content that is most relevant and challenging for today's nursing students, including patient teaching, nutrition, drug therapy, cultural and ethnic disparities, and more. Identifies and discusses all levels of nursing management, including Health Promotion, Acute Intervention, and Ambulatory and Home Care, to prepare the nurse to effectively intervene at various stages of illness. Online podcasts feature audio key points summaries for each chapter highlighting important information. Extensive gerontologic content discusses age-related changes for each body system and alerts the nurse to differences often encountered in older patients. Attractive four-color design and over 1,400 full-color illustrations enhance learning by presenting disease processes and related anatomy and physiology more clearly. About 55 thoroughly updated, comprehensive nursing care plans incorporate current NANDA diagnoses, defining characteristics, expected outcomes, interventions with rationales, evaluation criteria, and more. New chapters on Health Disparities, Stress and Stress Management, Infection and HIV, and Nursing Management: Obesity provide a more comprehensive look at the world of medical-surgical nursing. Electronic Resource Summary at chapter openers alert students to additional electronic resources available on companion CD and Evolve. Gender Differences boxes summarize how women and men are affected differently by medical conditions. Drug Alert boxes highlight important considerations applicable to key drugs. A glossary of key terms and definitions contains definitions and page references. NCLEX examination style review questions in each chapter include a focus on prioritization of patient care. All nursing care plans now incorporate NIC and NOC. Companion CD: More than 50 interactive case studies with realistic, 3-D animations to help you visualize disease processes from the inside out A unique Stress-Busting Kit for Nursing Students with strategies for managing your (and your patients') stress A collection of Multimedia Supplements with audio and video clips, plus additional animations NCLEX® examination-style review questions
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The Academy Guide to On Site Medical Staff Training

The Academy Guide to On Site Medical Staff Training

Ophthalmic Technical Skills Series . Thorofare , NJ : Slack ... Bates SS :
Fundamentals for the Optometric Assistant . Philadelphia ... In : Viewpoints (
Newsletter of the Association of Technical Personnel in Ophthalmology ) . Dec
1988 – Sep ...

Author: American Academy of Ophthalmology

Publisher: Amer Academy of Ophthalmology

ISBN: UCLA:L0072945967

Category: Medical

Page: 52

View: 950

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Ophthalmic Medical Assisting

Ophthalmic Medical Assisting

The eBook, which includes the full text and images from the print version, can be read using most smartphones, tablets and computers. Videos and interactive anatomical models are integrated into the text.

Author: Mary A. O'Hara

Publisher:

ISBN: 1615258582

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The Slit Lamp Primer

The Slit Lamp Primer

The Slit Lamp Primer is the complete book on the slit lamp for the ophthalmic and optometric office.

Author: Janice K. Ledford

Publisher: SLACK Incorporated

ISBN: 1556427476

Category: Medical

Page: 146

View: 127

The Slit Lamp Primer is the complete book on the slit lamp for the ophthalmic and optometric office. Now updated into a second edition, this user-friendly introduction to the slit lamp microscope highlights the instrument's basic parts as well as examination and illumination techniques. Janice Ledford and Valerie Sanders explain more than just the fundamentals of the slit lamp. Written in a conversational style with supplemental photographs and diagrams, The Slit Lamp Primer delves into issues concerning the normal, postoperative, and problematic eye. Features of the patient history, including medications, are examined in light of the possible slit lamp findings. Detailed notes for proper documentation are included, along with tables to give guidelines for subjective grading of the findings. Updated and key features: The examination of patients on various systemic medications with a list of drugs that may have side effects visible with the slit lamp The examination of post-operative patients, with a new section that focuses on patients who have undergone refractive surgery Up-to-date study icons, key points listed at the beginning of each chapter, and "What the Patient Needs to Know" sidebars Photographs and descriptions of parts and care of the slit lamp Atlas of photographs of the normal eye Photographs of pathology Tables to assist in contact lens evaluation The Slit Lamp Primer, Second Edition is a valuable addition to the reference library of any ophthalmic and optometric paraprofessional or student. Explore the workings of a useful and effective instrument with the most practical and user-friendly book on the subject available today.
Categories: Medical

The Ophthalmic Assistant

The Ophthalmic Assistant

Fundamentals and Clinical Practice Harold Aaron Stein, Bernard J. Slatt. agency
is an ... Ophthalmic Technician Program , Charleston , SC , ( 24 mo , T ) 6. ...
Triton College , Ophthalmic Technician Program , River Grove , IL , ( 2 yr , T ) 10.

Author: Harold Aaron Stein

Publisher: Mosby Elsevier Health Science

ISBN: UOM:39015016999198

Category: Eye

Page: 923

View: 592

Categories: Eye