Book 2011

Ischemic Optic Neuropathies

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ISBN: 978-3-642-11849-4 (Print) 978-3-642-11852-4 (Online)

Table of contents (22 chapters)

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  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-4

    Terminology and Types of Ischemic Optic Neuropathy

  3. BASIC SCIENCES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 5-5

    2. Chapter

      Pages 7-34

      Structure of the Optic Nerve

    3. Chapter

      Pages 35-78

      Blood Supply of the Optic Nerve

    4. Chapter

      Pages 79-84

      Blood-Optic Nerve Barrier

    5. Chapter

      Pages 85-109

      Factors Influencing the Optic Nerve Head Blood Flow

    6. Chapter

      Pages 111-127

      Measurement of the Optic Nerve Head Blood Flow

  4. CLINICAL SCIENCES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 129-129

    2. Chapter

      Pages 131-143

      Optic Disc

    3. Chapter

      Pages 145-161

      Clinical Evaluation of Patients with Ischemic Optic Neuropathies

    4. Chapter

      Pages 163-172

      General Characteristics of Giant Cell Arteritis

    5. Chapter

      Pages 173-178

      Clinical Features of Giant Cell Arteritis

    6. Chapter

      Pages 179-197

      Diagnostic Criteria for Giant Cell Arteritis

    7. Chapter

      Pages 199-226

      Ophthalmic Manifestations of Giant Cell Arteritis

    8. Chapter

      Pages 227-264

      Management of Giant Cell Arteritis to Prevent Visual Loss

    9. Chapter

      Pages 265-316

      Pathogenesis of Classical Non-arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy

    10. Chapter

      Pages 317-336

      Pathogenesis of Some Controversial Non-arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Clinical Entities

    11. Chapter

      Pages 337-388

      Clinical Features of Non-arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy

    12. Chapter

      Pages 389-415

      Management of Non-arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy

    13. Chapter

      Pages 417-424

      Animal Model of Non-arteritic Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy

    14. Chapter

      Pages 425-426

      Classification and Incidence of Posterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy

    15. Chapter

      Pages 427-436

      Pathogenesis of Posterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy

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