Cataracts

Cataracts

A Patient's Guide to Treatment

Book - 2004
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Baker & Taylor
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Revised and updated to include the most current information, this handbook provides prospective patients with an understandable account of the diagnosis and treatment of cataracts, thoroughly exploring the issues surrounding this condition. Surgical treatment and postoperative processes are described in detail, including the risks and possible complications. The emotional side of sight loss and its effect on the patient's life is discussed, and frequently asked questions posed by individuals with cataracts are addressed. Covering the causes of the condition, prevention and treatment options, intraocular lenses, when cataracts should be removed, and whether cataract surgery eliminates the need for glasses, this comprehensive reference also features two new chapters on surgical procedures"--

Independent Publishing Group
"Providing prospective patients with an understandable account of the diagnosis and treatment of cataracts, this book thoroughly explores the issues surrounding this condition. Surgical treatment and postoperative processes are described in detail, including the risks and possible complications. The emotional side of sight loss and its effect on the patient's life is discussed. Answering questions frequently asked by individuals with cataracts, this comprehensive reference covers the causes of cataracts; prevention and treatment; intraocular lenses; deciding when cataracts should be removed; and whether cataract surgery eliminates the need for glasses."

Publisher: Omaha, Neb. : Addicus Books, c2004
ISBN: 9781886039667
1886039666
Characteristics: 124 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Gimbel, Howard V. 1934-

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Jul 02, 2010

While it deals with part of my problem, the extras covered in the book do not include my "extra".

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