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Pocket Tutor Ophthalmology

Second Edition

Shyamanga Borooah Peng Yong Sim Mark Wright Baljean Dhillon

300 pages
Jp Medical

Titles in the Pocket Tutor series give practical guidance on subjects that medical students and foundation doctors need help with ‘on the go’, at a highly-affordable price that puts them within reach of those rotating through modular courses or working on attachment. 

Topics reflect information needs stemming from today’s integrated undergraduate and foundation courses:

  • Common presentations
  • Investigation options (e.g. ECG, imaging)
  • Clinical and patient-orientated skills (e.g. examinations, history-taking)

The highly-structured, bite-size content helps novices combat the ‘fear factor’ associated with day-to-day clinical training, and provides a detailed resource that students and junior doctors can carry in their pocket.  

Key points

  • New edition features completely updated text and revised diagnostic algorithms
  • Over 50 brand-new, high-quality clinical images
  • Highly-affordable price and convenient pocket-size format
  • Breaks down a subject that students receive little teaching on using clear images, concise and informative text, and specific management scenarios
Author Bio

Shyamanga Borooah MBBS MRCP (UK) MRCSEd FRCOphth PhD Medical Retina Fellow
Specialist Trainee in Ophthalmology, Princess Alexandra Eye Pavillion, Edinburgh, UK

Peng Yong Sim BMedSci (Hons) MBChB (Hons) PGCert Clin Ed
Foundation Doctor, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK

Mark Wright MBChB (Aberdeen) FRCSEd
Consultant Ophthalmologist, Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion, Edinburgh, UK

Baljean Dhillon BMedSci (Hons) BM BS (Nottingham) FRCSEd FRCPS (Glas) FRCOphth
Professor of Clinical Ophthalmology, University of Edinburgh, Honorary Professor, Heriot-Watt University, Honorary Consultant Ophthalmologist, Princess Alexandra Eye Pavilion, Edinburgh, UK