Because knowledge is the one thing that gains value the more it is used, the entire textbook is available as a PDF if you cannot afford the purchase price. Due to the size of the book it has been divided into 9 downloadable sections. Each section includes 3 chapters.
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- Download Part 1 - (ch1-3 - 17mb)
- Download Part 2 - (ch4-6 - 38mb)
- Download Part 3 - (ch7-9 - 37mb)
- Download Part 4 - (ch10-12 - 20mb)
- Download Part 5 - (ch13-15 - 52mb)
- Download Part 6 - (ch16-18 - 14mb)
- Download Part 7 - (ch19-21 - 18mb)
- Download Part 8 - (ch22-24 - 14mb)
- Download Part 9 - (ch25-End - 59mb)
"This book passes on a wealth of experience with a refreshing style and would be ideal for a general ophthalmologist wishing to become proficient at looking after patients with diabetic retinopathy."
N. Astbury M.D., London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
"The book not only transfers medical evidence based medical knowledge, but it is full of practical advice and recommendations. It´s like attending a fellowship. The humor, spread all through the book, makes it more enjoyable."
Dr. Eduardo Mayorga Argañaraz, Argentina
"It is very well written in narrative and easy to understand prose and I have no hesitation saying that this will be one of the most sought after books by the resident community."
Dr. N.V. Pragna, Aravind Eye Care System