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ICO Guidelines for Glaucoma Eye Care

The Task Force on Glaucoma has issued ICO Guidelines for Glaucoma Eye Care, international guidelines for the evaluation and… More »

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History of Ophthlamology

View a video on the History of Ophthalmology on the International Council of Ophthalmology YouTube Channel:… More »

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Journal of Current Ophthalmology

Journal of Current Ophthalmology, the official publication of the Iranian Society of Ophthalmology, is a peer-reviewed,… More »

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Journal/Publication

not yet rated December 10, 2016 ICO Member Journal of Current Ophthalmology
Journal of Current Ophthalmology, the official publication of the Iranian Society of Ophthalmology, is a peer-reviewed, open-access, scientific journal that welcomes high quality original articles related to vision science and all fields of ophthalmology.
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Advocacy/Vision 2020

Eye Trauma and Emergencies

not yet rated May 12, 2016 ICO Endorses Global Ban on Consumer Fireworks
The ICO endorses a global ban on consumer fireworks and encourages ICO member societies to advocate for legislation to ban consumer fireworks in their countries. The Position Paper was also endorsed by the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB).
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ICO Examinations

5 Stars (1) May 6, 2016 ICO Exams Application Form for Advanced Examination
ICO Exams Application Form for the FICO Advanced Examination 2016
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ICO
not yet rated April 12, 2016 History of Ophthlamology
View a video on the History of Ophthalmology on the International Council of Ophthalmology YouTube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/ICOandWOC
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Various

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Journal/Publication

not yet rated April 5, 2016 New Advocacy Tool: Estimating the Cost of Blindness
A simple method for estimating the economic cost of productivity loss due to blindness and visual impairment within a country is offered by Van Lansingh, MD, ICO Director for Advocacy; Serge Resnikoff, MD, PhD, ICO Director for Eye Care Delivery; and co-authors in an article published recently in Ophthalmic Epidemiology.
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Van Lansingh, MD, ICO Director for Advocacy; Serge Resnikoff, MD, PhD, ICO Director for Eye Care Delivery; and co-authors

Eye Care

ICO Programs and Initiatives

Glaucoma

not yet rated March 22, 2016 ICO Guidelines for Glaucoma Eye Care
The Task Force on Glaucoma has issued ICO Guidelines for Glaucoma Eye Care, international guidelines for the evaluation and management of glaucoma, based on existing guidelines and other resources. The ICO Guidelines summarize core requirements for the appropriate care of open and closed angle glaucoma and consider low and intermediate to high-resource settings. The Guidelines are available in English, Arabic, Chinese, French, Hindi, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, and Turkish.
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CME/CPD

Eye Care

ICO Programs and Initiatives

Ophthalmic Educators

Uncorrected Refractive Error

4 Stars (1) February 13, 2016 International Core Curriculum for Refractive Error: English and French
Published in January 2011, the International Core Curriculum for Refractive Error focuses on providing training materials for eye care professionals, with the ultimate goal of eliminating or reducing uncorrected refractive error. This resource is available in English and French.
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Grants

1 Star (1) February 4, 2016 David E I Pyott Master of Surgery in Clinical Ophthalmology Scholarship
Six online distance learning Master's scholarships are available in the field of Ophthalmology for students from Africa, South Asia, Caribbean Islands, Pacific Islands, Central and South America.
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ICO Programs and Initiatives

Uncorrected Refractive Error

not yet rated February 1, 2016 Learning Document of the ICO Task Force on Uncorrected Refractive Errors
A document that presents the lessons learned from the ICO's Task Force on Uncorrected Refractive Errors and School Eye Heath.
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Diabetic Eye Care

Ophthalmology Residency Education

Residency

Retina and Vitreous

not yet rated January 27, 2016 Diabetic Retinopathy for the Comprehensive Ophthalmologist, 2nd Edition
A book designed to transfer useful techniques for the clinical management of diabetic patients.
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Dr. Jonathan Walker, Indiana University School of Medicine, Fort Wayne

Education

Subspecialty Education

5 Stars (4) December 19, 2015 ICO Member Surgical Assessment Tool: ICO-OSCAR in English, Chinese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Vietnamese, and French
The ICO-Ophthalmology Surgical Competency Assessment Rubric (OSCAR) is a standardized, internationally-valid tool to teach and assess an ophthalmologist’s competence in performing surgery. The ICO currently offers OSCAR's for Extracapsular Cataract Extraction, Phacoemulsification, Small Incision Cataract Surgery (SICS),  Strabismus, and Lateral Tarsal Strip Surgery in English. Selected ICO-OSCAR's are available in Chinese, French, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, and Vietnamese.
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Education

Ophthalmic Educators

Ophthalmology Residency Education

Cataract

not yet rated December 12, 2015 Sutureless Extra-capsular Cataract Extraction (ECCE), 2nd Edition in English and Spanish
This instructional video illustrates the cataract surgery technique of SECCE. Further general surgical tips are provided and there is a section on possible surgical complications, and how to handle them. English and Spanish versions of the video are available.
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William H Dean, MD

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Research

not yet rated September 15, 2015 Cost of Blindness Tool
A Simple Method for Estimating the Economic Cost of Productivity Loss Due to Blindness and Moderate to Severe Visual Impairment
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Eckert KA, Carter MJ, Lansingh VC, et al.

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Diabetic Eye Care

Guidelines

not yet rated September 1, 2015 ICO-PAAO Guidelines for Diabetic Eye Care
The ICO Guidelines for Diabetic Eye Care were translated into Spanish and adapted by the PAAO.
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Pan American Association of Ophthalmology

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Eye Care

not yet rated August 25, 2015 The Fred Hollows Foundation Models of Innovative Financing for Eye Health
Five Briefing Papers designed to provide background to issues central to the discussions of the Technical Consultation on Models of Innovative Financing for Eye Health.
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The Fred Hollows Foundation

Pediatric, Strabismus, Genetics

not yet rated August 25, 2015 Retinopathy of Prematurity Assessment Sheet
These ROP Assessment Sheets provide a template onto which the examination findings during ROP Screening can be noted down.
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Utsav Eye Clinic

Journal/Publication

not yet rated August 9, 2015 Ophthalmic History Journal Online
One of the many interests that ophthalmologists have––particularly senior ophthalmologists––is ophthalmic history and how the knowledge, skills, and practices from the past have developed and transformed into our contemporary practice of ophthalmology.
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Diabetic Eye Care

Eye Care

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

ICO Programs and Initiatives

Journal/Publication

Retina and Vitreous

5 Stars (1) August 1, 2015 ICO Guidelines for Diabetic Eye Care: available in English, Chinese, French, Portuguese, Serbian, Spanish, and Vietnamese
The International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) developed the ICO Guidelines for Diabetic Eye Care to serve a supportive and educational role for ophthalmologists worldwide.  The Guidelines are for the screening of diabetics, and to assess and treat people with diabetic retinopathy and other ocular complications of diabetes. The Guidelines are available in Chinese, English, French, Portuguese, Serbian, Spanish, and Vietnamese.
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Accreditation

Education

Ophthalmic Educators

Ophthalmology Residency Education

not yet rated July 1, 2015 ICO International Guidelines for Accreditation of Ophthalmology Residency Training Programs
The ICO Accreditation and Certification Committee has developed recommended guidelines for ophthalmology residency training programs. These guidelines can be used as written or adapted for local needs by residency program directors and departments as benchmarks to strive for, or by accreditation bodies to guide their accreditation process.
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Advocacy/Vision 2020

Cataract

Low Vision

not yet rated July 1, 2015 Charles Bonnet Syndrome
Charles Bonnet syndrome (CBS) is a condition among people who have lost their sight. It causes people who have lost a lot of vision to see things that aren't really there, known as visual hallucinations, according to the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB).
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