Catalogue Number: 3654
Contact lens complications
Sub-Category: Hewett collection
Author: EFRON Nathan
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 2016
Edition: 3rd Edition (Chinese translation)
Time Period: 21st C
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Singapore
Publisher/Manufacturer: Elsevier (Singapore) Pty Ltd
Description Of Item: Colour pictorial boards, 290 x 210 mm, 344 pages, colour illustrated throughout. In Chinese. Translated by Tianjin Science and Technology Translation and Publishing Company.
Historical Significance: This is a Chinese language version of the 3rd Edition of this book (English version 2016 Cat No. 2021). See also 1sr edition (1999) and 2nd edition (2004) Cat Nos. 1675, 1677. Nathan Efron obtained his BOptom at the University of Melbourne in 1976 and studied for a PhD degree also at the University of Melbourne under Dr (later Professor ) Leo Carney obtaining it in 1982. After post docs at the University of California with Dr Ken Polse and at the University of NSW with Professor Brien Holden he returned to the University of Melbourne as lecturer in 1984. In 1990 he was appointed professor of clinical optometry at the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology (UMIST). He subsequently was appointed a research professor at Queensland University of Technology in 2004 . Professor Efron is a leading figure in contact lens and cornea research and has published many research articles and books.See his profile Clin Exp Optom 2005; 88: 6: 430-433.
How Acquired: Purchased by Nathan and Suzanne Efron Library trust fund (ACO)
Date Acquired: Aug 2018
Location: Nathan Library. Efron Collection