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Good Ophtho Texts

Discussion in 'Ophthalmology: Eye Physicians & Surgeons' started by Morton, Apr 22, 2004.

  1. Morton

    Morton none
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    Apr 21, 2004
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    I was just wondering if anyone had any good recommendations for Ophtho textbooks and/or other learning tools. I'm a 3rd year just starting to learn about the field.

    The books I've got so far I really love: "AAO Ophthalmology Primer for Medical Students" and "Fundamentals of Ophthalmology, a Programmed Text." Both are great. The primer is a good intro text and Fundamentals is a flash card style book (a la Surgical Recall) that seems great for really getting the basics down.

    Any suggestions about where to go from there would be very appreciated.

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  3. smiegal

    smiegal Member
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    Apr 26, 2003
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    I think that the yellow Vaughan & Asbury text is excellent. It's at an appropriate level for a med student interested in ophthalmology.

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