Brimming with sound practical advice and helpful clinical tips, this book combines a step-by-step workbook format with a companion CD-ROM to illustrate various eye movement disorders. With its suggested routines and protocols, this book offers a straightforward, "how to" approach - making it an essential resource for anyone who encounters binocular vision anomalies.
Offers practical advice in a "how to" style.
Provides rapid access to information in a step-by-step format.
Makes learning easier with helpful summaries and Objectives outlined at the beginning of each chapter.
Presents all tests together on side-by-side page spreads, with easy-to-follow routines and protocols.
Includes a companion CD-ROM with video clips of eye movements to further illustrate the conditions discussed in the text.
Foreword Chapter 1 History and symptom taking for an adult History and symptom taking for a child
Chapter 2 Visual acuity testing for distance and near Description of use of the following charts: Cardiff acuity cards, Keeler cards (with matching), Snellen (with matching), Sheridan Gardner, Cambridge acuity cards, Sonkson-Silver, LH symbols.
Chapter 3 Cover testing
Chapter 4 Oculo-motility testing
Chapter 6 Stereoacuity testing Types of test: TNO, Titmus (Randot), Frisby, Lang I and Lang II) Importance of stereoacuity testing
By Frank Eperjesi, PhD, BSc(Hons), MCOptom, FAAO, Visiting Lecturer, Primary Care Optometrist, Department of Optometry and Vision Science, Aston University, Birmingham, UK; and Michelle M. Rundstrom, BSc(Hons), MCOptom, DBO, Visiting Clinical Demonstrator,Primary Care Optometrist, Orthoptist, Department of Optometry and Vision Science, Aston University, Birmingham, UK
Please allow 3 - 4 weeks for delivery.
It is an excellent handbook for any student or novice optometric practitioner, or eye care practitioners for whom binocular vision assessment is something of a mysterious art. Clinical and Experimental Optometry, November 2004