Garcia, A. and Foster, C.S. Advances in the Diagnosis and Management of Uveitis. 2019.
Uveitis is the fifth cause of visual loss in the developed world, accounting for up to 20% of legal blindness. Visual loss due to uveitis currently has a significant impact on the
productivity and quality of life of many patients worldwide. Therefore, advances in diagnostic techniques and therapeutic strategies are crucial for patients suffering from the disease. Improvements in our understanding of the pathogenic mechanisms, development of more accurate diagnostic tests, and better treatment alternatives come from the continuous efforts of researchers from all over the world who are committed to improving the standard of care of patients suffering from these potentially blinding diseases.This book focuses on the most recent advances in diagnostic techniques for primary and systemic-associated autoimmune and infectious uveitis, as well as new therapeutic strategies that have significantly reduced the rate of ocular complications and improved the visual outcome of patients suffering from these devastating disorders.
A Guide to Ocular Inflammatory Disease is a practical and concise reference that provides a clear overview of ocular inflammatory diseases.
A description of diagnostic features, treatment options and support groups is presented. This book is intended for all levels.
Uveitis: A Guide for Teachers and Parents, is a guide to assist parents and teachers in understanding uveitis as a disease and in how to help support those children — both inside and outside of the classroom — who are diagnosed with uveitis.
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Uveitis and Steroid-Sparing Therapy
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Audio-Digest Ophthalmology Volume 56, Issue 15
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