Clinical Atlas of Procedures in Ophthalmic and Oculofacial Surgery, 2nd Edition

ISBN: 9780195388619
ISBN-10: 0195388615
Copyright: 2012
Edition: 2nd
Editors: Albert, Daniel M., Lucarelli, Mark J.,
Doody's Expert Review    Score: 94
Reviewer: Christopher Chambers,  M.D.  (Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine)
This is a well-written and comprehensive surgical atlas for ophthalmic surgery.
The purpose is to provide surgical photographs and descriptions to aid in surgical education and understanding. The authors have done an outstanding job putting together a comprehensive atlas.
This atlas will be useful for medical students, residents, fellows, and attending physicians to learn, review and perfect their surgical approach.
It provides clear descriptions combined with outstanding intraoperative images of surgical techniques.
This is an outstanding surgical atlas that stands strong with the finest books in its field.
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1-5 Rate the helpfulness of the index. 4
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1-10 Is this a worthwhile contribution to the field? 10
1-10 If this is a 2nd or later edition, is this new edition needed? N/A