General Medical Knowledge for the Eyecare Paraprofessional - The Basic Bookshelf for Eyecare Professionals (Paperback)Marvin L. Bittinger
Paperback Published: 31/10/1998
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This text is designed for those needing to learn or brush up on the anatomy and physiology of the human body. This book emphasizes the fact that the eye is part of the body as a whole and presents the basic concepts of anatomy and physiology as well as an overview of common diseases. The first section begins with cells and tissues, then discusses the various organ systems including cardiovascular, respiratory, endocrine and nervous. The second section covers systemic diseases and disorders, and neoplastic disorders, with a special emphasis on how each of these can affect the eye. This text will provide a foundation of general medical knowledge for those working as eyecare professionals.
Publisher: SLACK Incorporated