Author: Ulrich Spandau, Sang Jin Kim Full Title: Pediatric Retinal Vascular Diseases: From Angiography To Vitrectomy Publisher: Springer; 1st ed. 2019 edition (July 17, 2019) Year: 2019 ISBN-13: 9783030137014 (978-3-030-13701-4), 9783030137007 (978-3-030-13700-7) ISBN-10: 3030137015, 3030137007 Pages: 267 Language: English Genre: Medicine: Ophthalmology File type: EPUB (True), PDF (True) Quality: 10/10 Price: 114.39 € This book provides comprehensive and up-to-date information on diagnosis, medical and surgical treatments for pediatric retinal vascular conditions, which are leading causes of childhood blindness throughout the world. Experienced ophthalmologists in the field discuss basic knowledge about these diseases and practical aspects of management such as exam under anesthesia, diagnostic approaches including spectral-domain hand-held optical coherence tomography (OCT) and OCT angiography. The reader will learn about the recent advances in medical and surgical treatments for pediatric retinal vascular diseases. The surgical treatments, anti-VEGF injections, laser photocoagulation and lens sparing vitrectomy are explained step-by-step and can be observed in several videos. Both the general ophthalmologist who cares for children with retinal diseases and the specialist (pediatric ophthalmologists and vitreoretinal surgeon) will find this book to be an informative resource in providing best care for children with pediatric retinal vascular conditions. ------------- Damnant quod non intellegunt!