Logo

The Ocular Circulation by Jeffrey W. Kiel

Small book cover: The Ocular Circulation

The Ocular Circulation
by

Publisher: Morgan & Claypool Publishers
ISBN-13: 9781615041695
Number of pages: 81

Description:
This presentation describes the unique anatomy and physiology of the vascular beds that serve the eye. The ocular vascular beds are confined to the periphery of the posterior two thirds of the eye and a surrogate circulation provides a continuous flow of aqueous humor to nourish the avascular cornea, lens and vitreous compartment.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(3.4MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Geometrical OpticsGeometrical Optics
by - Longmans, Green, and Co.
This book is primarily intended for medical students as a textbook on the subject of Geometrical Optics for their preliminary scientific examinations, though it practically contains all the Optics required by an ophthalmic surgeon.
(10911 views)
Book cover: Cataract SurgeryCataract Surgery
by - InTech
Cataract is the leading cause of blindness in the world and cataract surgery is the most commonly performed operation worldwide. The authors of the book discuss both the generality of the field and the details of a number of important topics.
(10091 views)
Book cover: The Joy of Visual PerceptionThe Joy of Visual Perception
by - York University
The purpose of this book is to stimulate interest on a topic that has been a joy to the author for more than 35 years. This web book will help you to learn about your sense of vision and encourage you to find out more about visual perception.
(12797 views)
Book cover: Eye, Brain, and VisionEye, Brain, and Vision
by - W. H. Freeman
Hubel, a Nobel Prize winner, begins by explaining the structure and function of the retina and visual areas of the brain, then proceeds to more complex phenomena, such as how the brain and eyes together produce stereoscopic and color vision.
(18047 views)