Dictionary of Optometry and Vision Science , 8th Edition

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By Michel Millodot, OD, PhD, DOSc(Hon,) FAAO, FCOptom
ISBN
9780702072222
Publication Date
27-12-2017
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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.

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.


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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.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780702072222
Author Informaiton By Michel Millodot, OD, PhD, DOSc(Hon,) FAAO, FCOptom, Honorary Professor, School of Optometry and Vision Sciences, Cardiff University, UK; Professor Emeritus, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
Published Reviews

REVIEWS OF PREVIOUS EDITIONS:

"The scope of this book is amazing . . . . its existence helps define the scope of clinical optometry and experimental optometry for ourselves and for other professionals."

Clinical and Experimental Optometry

"Optometrists and optometry students will find this a quick, thorough and accurate teaching reference."

Optometry and Vision Science

"I think the book has a place in every optometric practice."

Journal of the American Optometric Association

"For those . . . who seek enlightenment they will surely find it in this comprehensive volume."

British Journal of Ophthalmology

"Undergraduate optometry students should regard the book as an essential purchase as both a primary reference book and a revision guide."

Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics

"Truly a wonderland of information."

Contact Lens Journal

Table of Content

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

Publication Date 27-12-2017
Pages 388
Trim 229 x 152 (6 x 9)
Stock Status In Stock
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