First published over 24 years ago, this best-seller is a basic instruction manual designed specifically to teach the art of clinical retinoscopy. This updated and revised edition includes the latest changes involving the retinoscope, as well as the developing needs of students in ophthalmology and optometry. Sections on minus cylinders, concave mirror retinoscopy after refractive surgery and instrument maintenance are new chapters unique to this fifth editions. This text is designed to supplement the Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology (JCAHPO) instruction courses for technicians or to facilitate a do-it-yourself training program for opthalmology residents, opthalmic technicians, optometry students, and other eye care professionals in training. Figures and illustrations supplement time-tested exercises to facilitate learning. The user-friendly format prevalent throughout the text enables students to develop a complete understanding of the retinoscope and its many uses.
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"Great detail of how a retinoscope works and many exercises for practicing retinoscopy are described." -- Emil Chynn, MD and Happy Hong, OD, Ocular Surgery News "The author provides excellent instruction by laying a solid foundation of the principles behind retinoscopy, then providing clear, step-by-step instructions with many examples and diagrams. This is an extremely useful book that would enhance the knowledge and confidence of any reader." -- Margaret A. Chang, MD, MS, Doody Enterprises, Inc.
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