Book coverThe Lighthouse Clinician’s Guide to Low Vision Practice is a comprehensive and updated publication from the experts at Lighthouse International. Authors include: Eleanor E. Faye, MD, FACS; Lisa Chan-O’Connell, OD, FAAO; Michael Fischer, OD, FAAO; Benjamin Freed, OD, FAAO; Linda Pang, OD; and Bruce Rosenthal, OD, FAAO.

The book has been endorsed by Mary Lou Jackson, MD, Chair of the Vision Rehabilitation Committee, American Academy of Ophthalmology, and John Musick, OD, Chair of the Low Vision Section, American Academy of Optometry.

The Lighthouse Clinician’s Guide to Low Vision Practice helps clinicians understand low vision principles, enhances their knowledge of disease consequences, provides insight for addressing patient complaints, and increases the effectiveness of treatment – both medical and surgical – through low vision rehabilitation.

This book will help ophthalmologists and optometrists learn to:

  • Identify low vision patients
  • Evaluate functional impairment and correlate it to a patient’s disease
  • Assess how medical and surgical interventions impact a patient’s functional vision
  • Perform low vision refraction and prescribe appropriate low vision optical devices
  • Integrate low vision care and vision rehabilitation components into their practice
  • Recognize how vision rehabilitation specialists can improve the quality of life for patients

The Table of Contents and Forewords are available for preview.

The book costs $39.95 plus shipping. Order online today! If you have any questions regarding your order, please contact Gina Obando at 212-821-9485.

The Lighthouse Clinician’s Guide to Low Vision Practice was supported by a grant from the Sanna and Victor Borge Memorial Fund. For more information, read the press release.

 

 

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