Cornea and External Eye Disease by Gerd Geerling, Dirk Hartwig (auth.), Thomas Reinhard MD,

By Gerd Geerling, Dirk Hartwig (auth.), Thomas Reinhard MD, D.F.P. Larkin MD, MRCPF, FRCS (eds.)

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"This is a fascinating and well-illustrated ebook facing many modern matters in ophthalmology … . The e-book is likely one of the very good sequence via Springer: necessities in Ophthalmology. … It combines a few first-class laboratory technology and modern imaging concepts with up to date scientific fabric. definitely it is going to be of significant curiosity to someone fascinated with the administration of cornea and exterior eye illness … . i'd suggest this as a needs to for corneal surgeons and any departmental library." (Charles NJ McGhee, medical and Experimental Ophthalmology, Vol. 35, 2007)

"Essentials in Ophthalmology is a evaluation sequence overlaying all of ophthalmology labeled in 8 subspecialties. each one subspecialty is reviewed biannually. … The booklet is geared toward clinicians and trainees specialising in cornea. … The format is superb all through. The bankruptcy choice has been reliable and covers using autologous serum eyedrops … . Confocal microscopy is excellently summarised with transparent photographs. The booklet makes an enticing learn and is key for the training corneal experts and trainees within the box of cornea." (Senthil Maharajan, Eye information, April/May, 2007)

"The current publication entitled Cornea and exterior Eye disorder appears to be like because the ultimate of an 8-volume set within the sequence necessities in Ophthalmology … . All in all, a welcome and effectively written monograph that fulfills the reader’s expectancies through delivering her or him with a accomplished review of an important advances rising for the subfield ‘cornea and exterior eye disease’. The ebook is usually recommended studying for colleagues in a health center surroundings or ophthalmologic perform in addition to for complex assistant physicians." (C. Meltendorf, Ophthalmologica, Vol. 221 (4), 2007)

"This 229-page e-book comprises 14 chapters written through skilled researchers and clinicians. … All tables, images and images are of top quality. … form of all chapters is straightforward to appreciate. The illustrations are transparent and acceptable. All addressed issues are represented intimately. … This e-book is to be suggested to ophthalmologists who are looking to gather particular wisdom of any of the themes addressed. It belongs in each ophthalmologic library and offers the reader with entry to crucial courses in its field." (K.-P. Steuhl, Graefe's Archive for medical and Experimental Ophthalmology, Vol. 245, 2007)

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12. 13. 14. 15. 16. References 1. Anderson DF, Ellies P, Pires RT, Tseng SC (2001) Amniotic membrane transplantation for partial limbal stem cell deficiency. Br J Ophthalmol 85:567–575 2. Aplin JD, Campbell S, Allen TD (1985) The extracellular matrix of human amniotic epithelium: ultrastructure, composition and deposition. J Cell Sci 79:119–136 3. Azuara-Blanco A, Pillai CT, Dua HS (1999) Amniotic membrane transplantation for ocular surface reconstruction. Br J Ophthalmol 83:399–402 4. Bourne GL (1960) The microscopic anatomy of the human amnion and chorion.

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Several differences can therefore occur between different membranes depending on whether they are used fresh or preserved and, in case of the latter, on the mode and duration of preservation. Most methods employed in the preservation of the membrane affect it in some manner. Kruse et al. [30] demonstrated that cryopreservation significantly impaired the viability and proliferative capacity of amniotic membrane and its cells. They concluded that amniotic membrane grafts function primarily as a matrix and not by virtue of transplanted functional cells.

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