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Visual Fields

Thomas Walsh


Visual Fields: Examination and Interpretation, 3rd edition contains revisions and updates of earlier material as well as a discussion of newer techniques for assessing visual field disorders. The book begins with a short history of the field of perimetry and goes on to present basic clinical aspects of examination and diagnosis of visual field defects in the optic nerve, optic disc, chorioretina, optic chiasm, optic tract, lateral geniculate field bodies, and the calcarine complex. Additional aspects of visual field examination are explored including those of monocular, binocular, and junction ... More

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Print publication date: 2010 Print ISBN-13: 9780195389685
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: November 2020 DOI:10.1093/oso/9780195389685.001.0001


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Thomas Walsh, editor

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1 Overview of Perimetry

Thomas J. Walsh

2 Anatomic Basis and Differential Diagnosis of Field Defects

Jonathan D. Wirtschafter and Thomas J. Walsh

4 Automated Perimetry in Glaucoma

Hylton R. Mayer, Marc L. Weitzman, and Joseph Caprioli, MD

5 Inherited or Congenital Optic Nerve Diseases

Peter A. Quiros and Alfredo A. Sadun

6 Acquired Optic Nerve Diseases

Peter A. Quiros and Alfredo A. Sadun

7 Visual Field Defects in Chorioretinal Disorders

Ron A. Adelman and Patricia Pahk

8 Optic Chiasm Field Defects

Christine E. Lin and Jeffrey G. Odel

11 Functional Visual Loss

Thomas J. Walsh

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