Learn to recognize, diagnose, and manage a wide range of common ocular conditions with Slatter’s Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology, 6th Edition
This thoroughly updated text 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. Enhanced
and logically organized coverage includes dogs, cats, horses,
livestock, birds, and other exotics species. In addition, over 1,000
color photos and illustrations accurately depict ocular
conditions and demonstrate surgical techniques encountered in practice.
Edited by three of the most revered authorities in the field of
veterinary ophthalmology, this reference is an essential aid to
successful veterinary education and practice. NEW! Chapter on ophthalmic surgical techniques describes instrument and suture choice, patient positioning, surgical preparation, and general techniques.
- NEW! Additional drawings depict ophthalmic surgeries.
- NEW! In-depth equine and livestock ophthalmology content
- NEW! Suggested reading lists included at the end of each chapter.
By David Maggs
, BVSc(Hons), DAVCO, Professor, Comparative Ophthalmology, School of Veterinary Medicine, University of California Davis; Paul Miller
DVM, DACVO, Clinical Professor of Comparative Ophthalmology, University
of Wisconsin, School of Veterinary Medicine, Department of Surgical
Sciences and Ron Ofri
, DVM, PhD, DECVO, Professor,
Veterinary Ophthalmology, Koret School of Veterinary Medicine, Hebrew
University of Jerusalem, Rehovot, Israel