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Principles and Practice in Ophthalmic Assisting

Publication Year:
2017
Edition:
1st Ed.
Author:
Ledford, Janice K.
Publisher:
SLACK Incorporated
ISBN:
978-1-61-711933-0
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Time is an incredibly valuable resource for ophthalmic and para-optometric personnel, whether they are still studying on their way to certification or they are already in the trenches in daily practice.
To keep up, they need a single, cohesive text containing everything they need to learn. Principles and Practice in Ophthalmic Assisting: A Comprehensive Textbookmeets that need, covering all subject areas in detail while also maintaining a readable, user-friendly style.
 
Editors Janice Ledford and Al Lens have gathered a prestigious team of over 40 contributors, all of them ophthalmic and optometric medical personnel, who actively perform the tasks they write about. Their time-tested expertise is like having a group of specialists right by your side to show how it’s done and answer questions.
 
From A-scan to zygoma, Principles and Practice in Ophthalmic Assisting: A Comprehensive Textbookincludes everything ophthalmic and para-optometric personnel need to know to effectively perform their duties, assist their patients, and advance their careers.
 
Each chapter is written in a friendly manner and follows an established framework, making it easy to digest any new information or as a quick reference to the material needed. Chapters also include valuable “tricks of the trade” that could only come from authors with intimate knowledge of their topics.
 
Topics covered:
  • General ophthalmic knowledge
  • Ophthalmic skills
  • Optical skills
  • Ophthalmic medical sciences
  • Surgical services and skills
  • Administrative skills
 
Whether perfecting current skills, learning new ones, or studying for exams, Principles and Practice in Ophthalmic Assisting: A Comprehensive Textbook makes both a perfect learning tool for students and a complete reference tool for staff  whether they are new to the eyecare industry or have years of experience.
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OvidSP
Publisher:
SLACK Incorporated
Product Type:
Book
Author:
Ledford, Janice K.
ISBN:
978-1-61-711933-0
Specialty:
  • Ophthalmology
  • Optometry
Language:
English
Edition:
1st Ed.
Pages:
832
Publication Year:
2017

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