Download e-book for iPad: Age-related macular degeneration : a comprehensive textbook by D. Virgil Alfaro III MD, Peter E. Liggett MD, William F.

By D. Virgil Alfaro III MD, Peter E. Liggett MD, William F. Mieler MD, Hugo Quiroz-Mercado MD, Rama D. Jager MD MBA FACS, Yasuo Tano MD

ISBN-10: 0781738997

ISBN-13: 9780781738996

ISBN-10: 146987492X

ISBN-13: 9781469874920

A well known crew of retina surgeons offers promising new advancements in age-related macular degeneration, with emphasis at the most vital advances long ago 5 years. content material addresses all facets of administration, together with anatomy, body structure, and pathophysiology; imaging of the macula in age-related macular degeneration; prevention measures and remedy; remedy; and destiny instructions. Abundantly illustrated and fantastically equipped, this ebook serves as a great reference and textbook.

Show description

Read Online or Download Age-related macular degeneration : a comprehensive textbook PDF

Best geriatrics books

Download e-book for iPad: Growing Older by Catherine Hagan Hennessy, Alan Walker

This quantity introduces the paintings of the commercial and Social study Council (ESRC) funded growing old Programme (1999-2004) and gives a exhibit for the opposite volumes within the sequence. It specializes in ways that caliber of existence may be prolonged for older humans and provides brief research-based summaries of key findings on a number of center themes with a big emphasis at the perspectives of older humans themselves.

Download PDF by Philippe Chassagne: La personne âgée fragile (French Edition)

Gr? ce ? cet ouvrage le lecteur pourra mieux appr? hender l. a. prise en cost sp? cifique des personnes ? g? es fragiles et cela dans les diff? rents domaines de l. a. m? decine. Les auteurs abordent des sujets tels que: ost? oporose, d? mence, douleur, cancers, diab? te, AVC, and so forth. Ces textes ont d? j? fait l’objet d’une parution dans los angeles book officielle de los angeles Soci?

Download e-book for iPad: Cross-Cultural and Cross-Disciplinary Perspectives in Social by Tannistha Samanta

This quantity intends to re-establish social gerontology as a self-discipline that has pragmatic hyperlinks to coverage and perform. jointly, the chapters improve public debates in regards to the ethical, cultural and fiscal questions surrounding getting older, thereby ameliorating the “problems” linked to getting older societies.

Extra info for Age-related macular degeneration : a comprehensive textbook

Example text

Basic fibroblast growth factor is synthesized in cultured retinal pigment epithelial cells. Bichem Biophys Res Commun. 1987;143:934-940. 66. Baudouin C, Fred-Reygrobellet D, Carvelle J-P, et al. Acidic fibroblast growth factor distribution in normal human eye and possible implications in ocular pathogenesis. Ophthalmic Res. 1990;22:73-81. 67. Connolly SE, Hjelmeland LM, LaVail MM. Immunohistochemical localization of basic fibroblast growth factor in mature and developing retinas of normal and RCS rats.

A possible cause of CNV may be gleaned from the histopathologic observation of the deposition of basal laminar and basal linear deposit. The most common histopathologic correlate to soft drusen is the accumulation of membranous debris in basal linear deposit (56,57,63). Soft drusen are an ocular risk factor for the development of CNV in ARMD. There are several ways that deposited material may play a role in the development of CNV. It is possible that the presence of deposits, particularly lipids, affects the ability of growth factors produced by the RPE to diffuse through Bruch's membrane.

97. Orzalesi N, Migliavacca L, Miglior S. Subretinal neovascularization after naphthalene damage to the rabbit retina. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci. 1994;35:696-705. 98. Samkoe KS, Cramb DT. Application of an ex ovo chicken chorioallantoic membrane model for two-photon excitation photodynamic therapy of agerelated macular degeneration. J Biomed Optics. 2003;8:410-417. 99. Gottfired V, Davidi R, Acerbuj C, et al. In vivo damage to chorioallantoic membrane blood vessels by porphycene-induced photodynamic therapy.

Download PDF sample

Age-related macular degeneration : a comprehensive textbook by D. Virgil Alfaro III MD, Peter E. Liggett MD, William F. Mieler MD, Hugo Quiroz-Mercado MD, Rama D. Jager MD MBA FACS, Yasuo Tano MD


by Daniel
4.2

Rated 4.79 of 5 – based on 50 votes