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All about your eyes

Author: Sharon Fekrat; Jennifer S Weizer
Publisher: Durham : Duke University Press, 2006.
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"A concise, easy-to-understand reference book, All about Your Eyes tells you what you need to know to care for your eyes and what to expect from your eye doctor. In this reliable guide, leading eye care experts: explain how healthy eyes work ; describe various eye diseases, including pink eye, cataract, glaucoma, age-related macular degeneration, and diabetic retinopathy ; provide up-to-date information on eye  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
All about your eyes.
Durham : Duke University Press, 2006
(OCoLC)894797669
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon Fekrat; Jennifer S Weizer
ISBN: 082233660X 9780822336600 0822336995 9780822336990
OCLC Number: 61461685
Description: xvi, 199 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: 1 Anatomy of the eye and how it works --
2 Preventive eye care --
3 Common vision problems --
4 Options for correcting vision --
5 Eyelids and eyelashes --
6 Conjunctiva and sclera --
7 The cornea --
8 The lens --
9 Retina and choroid --
10 Inflammation of the eyeball --
11 The optic nerve --
12 The eye muscles --
13 The orbit --
14 Eye injury --
15 Systemic diseases that affect vision and the eye --
16 Cosmetic eyelid surgery --
17 Living with visual impairment.
Responsibility: Sharon Fekrat and Jennifer S. Weizer, editors. ; foreword by Paul Lee ; illustrations by Stanley M. Coffman.
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