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Dictionary of optometry and vision science

Author: Michel Millodot
Publisher: Philadelphia : Elsevier, [2018]
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Eighth editionView all editions and formats
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Completely revised, updated, and redesigned, this classic dictionary by Dr. Michel Millodot continues to be an essential resource for all optometrists in training and in practice, as well as residents in ophthalmology. It is also a crucial source of information for anyone involved in vision science and in the optical industry. It now includes many new entries on pathology, pharmacology, investigative techniques,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Millodot, Michel.
Dictionary of optometry and vision science.
Philadelphia : Elsevier, [2018]
(OCoLC)994370567
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Michel Millodot
ISBN: 9780702072239 0702072230
OCLC Number: 1043917578
Notes: Preceded by Dictionary of optometry and visual science / Michel Millodot. 7th ed. 2009.
Contents Preface to the eighth edition About the dictionary Abbreviations, acronyms and symbols Common prefixes and suffixes Linguistic origin of common terms Greek alphabet Acknowledgements Figure credits List of tables A-Z Index.
Description: 1 online resource (xxxiii, 388 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Contents Preface to the eighth edition About the dictionary Abbreviations, acronyms and symbols Common prefixes and suffixes Linguistic origin of common terms Greek alphabet Acknowledgements Figure credits List of tables A-Z Index.
Other Titles: Dictionary of optometry and visual science
Responsibility: Michel Millodot.

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Completely revised, updated, and redesigned, this classic dictionary by Dr. Michel Millodot continues to be an essential resource for all optometrists in training and in practice, as well as residents in ophthalmology. It is also a crucial source of information for anyone involved in vision science and in the optical industry. It now includes many new entries on pathology, pharmacology, investigative techniques, visual perception, optics and contact lenses. This edition presents all of the features that have made it so successful in the past, such as succinct, understandable definitions, comprehensive tables and illustrations, clinical advice, and extensive cross-references.Uniquely blending the best features of a textbook, a dictionary, and a practical handbook, Dictionary of Optometry and Vision Science remains a cornerstone for all those providing eye care, engaged in vision science, or entering the optical industry.Now includes definitions of over 5600 terms, as well as 90 tables and 253 illustrations that enhance understanding of many of the definitions. Expert ConsultT eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

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