By Mark S. Humayun, James D. Weiland, Gerald Chader, Elias Greenbaum
Artificial sight is a frontier quarter of modern ophthalmology combining the multidisciplinary skills of surgical ophthalmology, biomedical engineering, organic physics, and psychophysical checking out. Many clinical, engineering, and surgical demanding situations needs to be surmounted ahead of common functional purposes should be learned. The aim of Artificial Sight is to summarize the state of the art study during this intriguing quarter, and to explain a few of the current approaches and tasks that could support sufferers in a scientific surroundings.
The Editors are energetic researchers within the fields of synthetic sight, biomedical engineering and organic physics. they've got got a number of specialist awards and popularity for his or her paintings. the unreal sight crew on the Doheny Eye Institute, led by means of Dr. Mark Humayun, is a global chief during this zone of biomedical engineering and scientific research.
- Introduces and assesses the cutting-edge for a vast viewers of biomedical engineers, biophysicists, and medical researchers
- Describes advances in microelectronics, microfabrication, surgical implantation, and psychophysical trying out of visible prostheses
- Outlines the promise of man-made sight and the demanding situations that has to be met
Read Online or Download Artificial Sight: Basic Research, Biomedical Engineering, and Clinical Advances (Biological and Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering) PDF
Best ophthalmology books
During this moment English-language version, present chapters were thoroughly revised and new chapters additional. The variety of illustrations has been accelerated and new terminolo- gy incorporated. the unconventional how-to procedure emphasizes uncomplicated rules that might aid skilled in addition to starting eye surgeons grasp the unforeseen.
It will be important for ophthalmologists to take care of up to now with the newest examine and advances of their quickly constructing box. This guide is a compilation of significant medical trials in several subspecialties within the box of ophthalmology. every one trial is gifted in a uniform demeanour, detailing the history and goal of the research, layout, variety of matters with inclusion and exclusion standards, results, then effects and conclusions.
World-renowned writer Jack J. Kanski and co-author Ken ok. Nischal supply a brand new, whole, visible catalog of medical ophthalmologic symptoms uniquely equipped by means of anatomical web site. This reference is an important, first of its type device in ophthalmology in particular aimed at differential analysis.
Additional info for Artificial Sight: Basic Research, Biomedical Engineering, and Clinical Advances (Biological and Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering)
Neural remodeling in retinal degeneration. Prog Retin Eye Res 2003; 22(5):607–55. 39. Potts AM, Inoue J. The electrically evoked response (EER) of the visual system. II. Effect of adaptation and retinitis pigmentosa. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 1969; 8(6):605–12. 40. Potts AM, Inoue J. The electrically evoked response of the visual system (EER). 3. Further contribution to the origin of the EER. Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 1970; 9(10):814–9. 28 Ameri et al. 41. Potts AM, Inoue J, Buffum D. The electrically evoked response of the visual system (EER).
References 1. Hogan MJ, Alvaredo JA, Weddell JE. Histology of the Human Eye. Philadelphia: W. B. SAUNDERS COMPANY, 1971. 2. Maurice DM. Physiology of the Eye. , 1969; 6,14,5. 3. Straatsma BR, Foos RY, Spencer LM. The retina-topography and clinical correlations. Symposium on the Retina and Retinal Surgery. Trans New Orleans Acad Ophthal 1969:1. 4. Kolb H, Fernandez E, Nelson R, Jones BW. edu. Webvision, 2005. 5. Drasdo N, Fowler CW. Non-linear projection of the retinal image in a wide-angle schematic eye.
Arch Ophthalmol 1991; 109:1109–14. 18. Fujii GY, De Juan E, Pieramici DJ, et al. Inferior limited macular translocation for subfoveal choroidal neovascularisation: 1-year visual outcome and recurrence report. Am J Ophthalmol 2002; 134(134):69–74. 19. Aisenbrey S, Lafaut B, Szurman P, et al. Macular translocation with 3608 retinotomy for exudative age related macular degeneration. Arch Ophthalmol 2002; 120(451–9). 20. Schmidt-Erfurth U, Hasan T. Mechanisms of action of photodynamic therapy with verteporfin for the treatment of age-related macular degeneration.
Artificial Sight: Basic Research, Biomedical Engineering, and Clinical Advances (Biological and Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering) by Mark S. Humayun, James D. Weiland, Gerald Chader, Elias Greenbaum