By American Academy Of Ophthalmology, James P. Dunn MD, Paul D. Langer FACS
Greater than seventy five of the most typical surgeries played by means of ophthalmologists are defined step-by-step during this finished textbook.
The ebook info the talents wanted for surgical skillability, and contains greater than 500 pictures for reference.
This is the second one quantity of a couple of books meant to enhance surgical education in ophthalmology residency courses. This publication is usually designed to function a overview for extra senior citizens and starting surgeons.
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Basic Techniques of Ophthalmic Surgery by American Academy Of Ophthalmology, James P. Dunn MD, Paul D. Langer FACS