The Modern System of Ophthalmology (MSO) is a series of multiple volumes, planned with a very specific aim to cater to the needs of residents in ophthalmology. The volume editors of this series make a team of like minded and devoted teachers from different subspecialities. Disorders of Lens and Cataract Surgery volume of MSO provides a comprehensive coverage on diseases of the crystalline lens in a concise manner. The text maHer is complete and up-to-date with recent advances. It has been organised into two sections in an aHractive colour format. Section I includes the essential basic and clinical aspects of crystalline lens and its various disorders in a simple language and lucid style. Section II is devoted to different aspects of cataract surgery viz. anaesthesia, preoperative preparation, intraocular lenses, ophthalmic viscoelastic devices, different techniques of cataract surgery, and complications of cataract surgery and their management. All aspects of cataract surgery have been covered in depth.
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AK Khurana,Chief Editor of MSO Series, is currently Senior Professor, and Head, Squint and Oculoplasty Unit, Regional Institute of Ophthalmology,PGIMS, Rohtak. In addition to this book,he has written many popular books which have been well received by the medical students. Dr Khurana has published more than 160 scientific papers in national and internationaljournals of repute. He has also contributed several chapters for four postgraduate reference books published in India and abroad. He has also been Editor of Haryana Journal of Ophthalmology, North Zone Journal of Ophthalmology and Indian
Journal of Strabismus and Pediatric Ophthalmology (IJSPO).He is WHO Fellow from Moorfields Eye Hospital, London, and did Certificate course in Tropical Ophthalmology(CTO) from Institute of Ophthalmology, University of London, UK. He has been honored with Distinguished Author Award by the Federation of Educational Publishers of India, and Excellence Awards by HOS, NZOS, and SPOSI; Fellowship of All India Collegiums of Ophthalmologists (FAICO), and Gold Medal by Intraocular Implant and Refractive Society of India (IIRSI).