Contact lens complications

Catalogue Number: 2021
Contact lens complications
Category: Book
Sub-Category: Book of historical note
Author: EFRON, Nathan
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 2012
Edition: 3rd edition
Time Period: 21st C
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Printed in China
Publisher/Manufacturer: Elsevier Saunders
Description Of Item: Quarto hardback, colour illustrated front cover, 218 pages, copiously illustrated in colour
Historical Significance: First and second editions are Cat No 1675 and 1677. The author, 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: Donated by Nathan Efron
Date Acquired: July 2012
Condition: Mint
Location: Archive room. East wall. Books by Australian authors

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