Complications in uveitis
Descriptif détaillé : Complications in Uveitis
Its uniqueness lies in the fact that all other books available on the subject of uveitis concentrate on pathogenesis, natural course, diagnosis and treatment of the uveitic entity itself, barely touching complications arising from inflammation.
What is the content of "Complications in Uveitis" ?
This book will be divided in chapters, each of them concentrating on a particular portion of the eye, from front to back, and how it can get affected by complications from inflammation.
Inflammatory diseases causing these complications will be just superficially touched, the main focus will be the pathogenesis of the actual complication, prevention and treatment.
Every chapter will be introduced by a section by a uveitis specialist on how inflammation can cause that particular complication, and how we can avoid it. Then a specialist in the sector (cornea surgeon, glaucoma surgeon, etc) will describe management of the complication.
This multi-disciplinary approach to complications of uveitis will provide to the readers the tools to prevent them, or to correctly manage the.
It will be a book mainly directed to uveitis specialist but that could also interest other specialists
Who are the authors of "Complications in Uveitis" ?
Francesco Pichi is a Retina and Uveitis specialist at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi and Professor of Ophthalmology at Case Wester Reserve University (USA)
Dr Pichi has to his credit more than 100 presentations in both international and national conferences and 80 peer reviewed publications. He has authored 11 chapters in various text books. He was awarded for the best paper and best poster presentation at American Academy of Ophthalmology 2015 and 2017, and also received the International Ophthalmology Educational Award from AAO in 2016 and the AAO Achievement Award in 2018. He is a reviewer of various peer reviewed international ophthalmology journals.
Piergiorgio Neri director of the Ocular Immunology Service at the Ospedali Riuniti “Umberto I-GM Lancisi-G Salesi” of Ancona since 2007. Dr Neri has recently joined the Cleveland Clinic in Abu Dhabi (UAE) as Board Cerified Consultant/Staff Physician and Professor of Ophthalmology at Case Wester Reserve University (USA).
Dr Neri is the Secretary General of the Society for Ophthalmo-Immunoinfectiology in Europe (SOIE) since 2008. Dr Neri has served EVER as Section Program Secretary for Immunology/Microbiology Section since 2010 and became Section President in 2016.
Dr Neri is also listed in the panel of experts of the European Medicine Agency (EMA) and Italian Pharmaceutical Agency (AIFA).
Dr Neri is author and co-author of more than 130 national and international publications, including original articles, editorials, reviews, book chapters, monographs and abstracts. Dr Neri acts as Editor-in-Chief of International Ophthalmology. .