Catalogue Number: 1833
Anterior eye disease and therapeutics A - Z
Sub-Category: Book of historical note
Author: BRUCE Adrian S, LOUGHNAN Michael S
Year Of Publication/Manufacture: 2003
Edition: 1st Edition
Time Period: 21st C
Place Of Publication/Manufacture: Edinburgh
Publisher/Manufacturer: Butterworth Heinemann
Description Of Item: Paperback, printed illustrated covers, 358 pages including 5 appendices and an index, numerous illustrations throughout the text, most in colour. Signed by Adrian Bruce with date November 2005 on half title page.
Historical Significance: This book is based on a series of artlcles published in the Optician 2001 to 2002. Adrian Bruce (pictured) PhD BScOptom FAAO is a senior optometrist in the Clinic of the the Victorian College of Optometry and a Senior Fellow in the Department of Optometry and Vision Sciences in the University of Melbourne. Michael Loughnan PhD MBBS(Hons) FRANZCO is an ophthalmologist in private practice holding appointment at the time the book was published was a senior staff specialist in the Corneal Clinic of the Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital. This book proved invaluable for both undergraduate students and also optometrists seeking rights to use therapeutic drugs.
How Acquired: Donated by Adrian Bruce, member of the College and senior optometrist in its clinic
Date Acquired: May 2011
Location: Archive room. East wall. Books by Australian authors