Table of Contents

The ophthalmic patient.
The ophthalmic nurse.
Ophthalmic nursing procedures.
The globe: a brief description.
The protective structures.
The lacrimal system and tear film.
The conjunctiva.
The cornea and sclera.
The uveal tract.
The crystalline lens.
The retina, optic nerve and vitreous.
The extra-ocular muscles.
Ophthalmic trauma.
Removal of an eye.
Ocular manifestations of systemic disease.
Ophthalmic drugs.