By Vijay M. Rao, Carlos F. Gonzalez (auth.), Carlos F. Gonzalez M.D., Melvin H. Becker M.D., Joseph C. Flanagan M.D. (eds.)
This e-book has been written for radiologists, ophthalmologists, neurologists, neurosur geons, plastic surgeons, and others drawn to the evaluate of problems with ophthalmologic symptoms. it's designed to supply fresh wisdom during this zone derived from ultrasonography, computed tomography (CT), and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). some time past decade, the appearance of ultrasonography, computed tomography, and extra lately magnetic resonance imaging has supplied diagnostic photographs of the attention, orbit, and mind in a way that were a dream of many ahead of the enhance ment of those thoughts. those more recent modes of analysis have changed a few past strategies, akin to nuclear drugs imaging and, to a point, vascular experiences and orbitography. There are 3 sections to this publication. the 1st part is a dialogue of the imaging suggestions. the second one is dedicated to the position of those imaging tools within the assessment of ophthalmic issues. The final part, facing radiotherapy for ophthalmologic tumors, is integrated as the present imaging concepts are wanted for remedy making plans. we want to thank the various those who have assisted us in getting ready this manuscript. between those are many librarians, secretaries, trainees, and photographers. Weare in particular indebted to artist Peter Clark for his illustrations and to Mr. Martin Leibo vici, affiliate Curator of latest York collage scientific tuition and Director of well-being Sciences Library of Goldwater Memorial health center, long island urban. additionally, we want to thank our households for his or her support and patience.