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Useful resources: Back of the eye

Johnston R L. Retina, Vitreous & Choroid Clinical Procedures
Butterworth Heinemann 1995. Available from Waterstones at £36.

Allen C et al. Retina – Colour Atlas & Synopsis of Clinical Ophthalmology
McGraw Hill Higher Education, 2003. Available from Waterstones at £36.

Clarke H B. Retinal Detachment: The Essentials of Management
Butterworth Heinemann, 1998. Available from Waterstones at £42.

Freeman W R (editor). Practical Atlas of Retinal Disease and Therapy
Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 1997. Available from Waterstones at £26.

Aldiss B. Detached Retina
Syracuse University Press 1995. Available from Waterstones at £10.

Wu Gloria. Retina: The Fundamentals
Saunders (W B) 1995. Available from Waterstones at £33.

Packer A J. Manual of Retinal Surgery
Butterworth Heinemann, 2000. Available form Waterstones at £31.

Liesegang T J et al. Retina and Vitreous – Section 12 – Basic Clinical Science Course
Updated annually. Produced by the American Academy of Ophthalmology.
Enquiries – Email: [email protected]

Advances in Vitreo-Retinal Disease Management CD
Aravind, 2002. Produced by LAICO.
Enquiries – Email: [email protected]

Retinopathy of Prematurity Study
This technical paper reports the results of a retrospective study of ROP at the National Institute of Paediatric Care, Vietnam. The study is part of the first diagnosis, prevention and treatment project in the country. Available from ORBIS International.

Retinopathy of Prematurity Screening
A 28-minute instructional video for ophthalmologists presenting a model developed by the L V Prasad Eye Institute in India for the screening, diagnosis and management of ROP. Available from LVPEI.

Community Eye Health Journal back issues
Volume 9, Issue 20, 1996 – Diabetes and Diabetic Retinopathy
Volume 10, Issue 22, 1997 – Retinopathy of Prematurity
Volume 16, Issue 46, 2003 – The Retina


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L V Prasad Eye Institute, Central Audio-Visual Unit, L V Prasad Marg, Hyderabad – 500034, Andhra Pradesh, India. Email: [email protected]

ORBIS International, 520 8th Avenue, 11th Floor, New York, NY 10018, USA. Email: [email protected]

LAICO – Aravind Eye Care Services, 1 Anna Nagar, Madurai, 625 020, Tamil Nadu, India. Email: [email protected]

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