Ophthalmology

Ophthalmology

The International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO): The ICO, as part of its mission to enhance ophthalmic education, provides a comprehensive resource for ophthalmic education of medical students.

  • Resources for Teaching Medical Students: Power point lectures, images and other useful resources utilized in teaching medical students can be accessed by medical educators.
    http://www.icoph.org/resources.html
  • Ophthalmology in Medical Education: Included are the curriculum, principles, and desired knowledge and skill set outlined for medical education.
    http://www.icoph.org/resources.html

The Ophthalmology Minute: Cyber-Sight (ORBIS Telemedicine) provides a series of mini-lectures which deal with a wide variety of eye health issues. From the left menu, click on video libraries, on-line journals and other information.
http://www.cybersight.org/bins/content_page.asp?cid=1-600

Orbis Telemedicine: Common eye conditions discussed in a mini-lecture series.
http://www.cybersight.org/bins/content_page.asp?cid=1-600

WebMD: Mini learning module of common eye problems.
http://www.webmd.com/eye-health/ss/slideshow-eye-conditions-overview

NIH.gov: Eye emergencies including corneal injury and various other injuries to the eye.
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000054.htm

University of Maryland: Has brief overview of eye emergencies including symptoms, treatment, and prevention.
http://umm.edu/health/medical/ency/articles/eye-emergencies

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