Book Title: Ophthalmic Medications and Pharmacology (Basic Bookshelf for Eyecare Professionals)
Publisher: Slack Incorporated
Author: Brian Duvall OD
For those who are new to the subject, ocular pharmacology can be a difficult and sometimes overwhelming topic. Ophthalmic Medications and Pharmacology, Second Edition is a reader-friendly guide that provides a quick review and basic clinical reference of ocular pharmacology.
In this updated and revised second edition, Drs. Duvall and Kershner present an overview to the medication and drugs found most commonly in ophthalmic practice without overwhelming those professionals new to the subject.
Ophthalmic Medications and Pharmacology concisely reviews commonly used and prescribed medications, how they work, dosage, therapeutic use, and potential side effects. This new edition also highlights key information for patients about the medications they encounter and are prescribed in the clinic.
Ophthalmic staff, students, and research professionals looking for an introduction and basic go-to guide will welcome having a copy of Ophthalmic Medications and Pharmacology by their side.
New to this edition:
· An appendix focused on the drug approval process.
· A chapter on retinal therapies.
· Study icons to assist in the learning process.
· New coverage of vasoconstrictors.