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ICO Exams Instruction Book - Optics, Refraction and Instruments

Instruction book for the ICO's Optics, Refraction and Instruments Examinations. 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 »

Surgical Assessment Tool: ICO-OSCAR in English, Mandarin Chinese, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish, Thai, Vietnamese, and French

The ICO Ophthalmology Surgical Competency Assessment Rubric (ICO-OSCAR) is a standardized, internationally-valid tool to… More »

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Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated November 9, 2012 Eye Health: Building a Vision for Health Systems and Partnerships
This document outlines statistics and reasoning advocating for health systems and partnerships that prevent avoidable vision loss and blindness.
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Various

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Eye Care

Uncorrected Refractive Error

Optics, Refraction and Contact Lens

not yet rated June 27, 2016 Eyeglasses for Global Development: Bridging the Visual Divide
Eyeglasses for Global Development: Bridging the Visual Divide, released by EYElliance and World Economic Forum, demonstrates how providing eyeglasses to those who need them can improve educational outcomes, increase productivity, and stimulate the global economy.
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Advocacy/Vision 2020

Course

Eye Care

not yet rated April 28, 2015 Global Blindness: Planning and Managing Eye Care Services
Understand global blindness and how to plan effective eye care with this free online course for health professionals.
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Advocacy/Vision 2020

Journal/Publication

not yet rated January 3, 2012 Global Estimates of Visual Impairment: 2010
An article summarizing visual impairment and its causes in 2010, globally and by World Health Organization region.
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British Journal of Ophthalmology

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Diabetic Eye Care

5 Stars (1) December 4, 2017 Global Statement on Diabetes and Eye Heath

The ICO, International Diabetes Federation, World Council of Optometry, and International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness have released a jointGlobal Statement on Diabetes and Eye Heath calling for urgent action from governments, medical associations, service providers, and patient organizations to:

  1. Integrate eye health within routine diabetes care by primary health care providers
  2. Improve collaboration across the diabetes and eye health sectors
  3. Foster and support patient-centered care approaches for diabetic eye health.

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Advocacy/Vision 2020

Diabetic Eye Care

Guidelines

Subspecialty Education

Retina and Vitreous

not yet rated January 1, 2015 Guidelines for Diabetic Eye Care in India
Guidelines adapted by Vision2020 India from the ICO Guidelines for Diabetic Eye Care.
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VISION 2020

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Journal/Publication

Glaucoma

not yet rated June 7, 2013 How Does Glaucoma Look? Patient Perception of Visual Field Loss
This paper explores patient perception of vision loss in glaucoma and, specifically, tests the hypothesis that patients do not recognize their impairment as a black tunnel effect or as black patches in their field of view.
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Multiple

Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated November 15, 2016 IAPB Advocacy Guide

The IAPB Advocacy Guide aims to explain best practice advocacy techniques. It also offers tips on useful tools, and provides some real life examples of successful advocacy in practice. 


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IAPB

Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated November 25, 2013 IAPB Advocacy Guide and Toolkit
This Guide and Tookit were developed by the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) to support members and their partners when planning advocacy strategies.
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IAPB

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Eye Care

not yet rated November 18, 2013 IAPB Blog
Read about the latest developments in the eye health sector on the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) blog.
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IAPB

Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated March 1, 2017 IAPB Standard List
The IAPB Standard List is a procurement and budgeting platform for eye health services in developing countries. It provides a carefully evaluated range of technologies from trusted suppliers, enabling IAPB members and their partners to access them at specially negotiated prices.
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IAPB

Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated May 14, 2010 ICO Bahrain Declaration on Trachoma and Trichiasis Surgery
With this declaration, the ICO aims to reaffirm the importance of trichiasis surgery to treat trachoma and to encourage ophthalmologists around the world to ensure the quality of trichiasis surgery through appropriate training and supervision.
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ICO

About the ICO

Advocacy/Vision 2020

ICO Examinations

ICO International Fellowships

Leadership Development/WORLD

Ophthalmic Educators

5 Stars (1) March 4, 2015 ICO Brochures: ICO Overview, ICO Exams, and ICO Fellowships
Learn more about the International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) by downloading our brochures about the ICO, the ICO Exams, and the ICO Fellowships.  You may also want to view our annual Program Updates.  Program Updates are available for download from the years 2010-2015.
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Advocacy/Vision 2020

ICO Membership

ICO Programs and Initiatives

Ophthalmologic Societies

Organizational Development

5 Stars (1) February 23, 2012 ICO Member ICO Directory of Ophthalmic Societies
The International Council of Ophthalmolgy (ICO) Directory of Ophthalmic Societies includes national, supranational, subspecialty and other societies around the world.  The Directory is meant to facilitate awareness and communication between ICO Member societies and other ophthalmic societies.
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ICO

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Eye Trauma and Emergencies

4 Stars (4) 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) and the International Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Council (IPOSC).
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ICO

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Cornea

not yet rated September 27, 2017 ICO Position Statement on Corneal Tissue for Ocular Transplant

The ICO, Cornea Society, and Global Alliance of Eye Bank Associations, encourage Custodians (ophthalmologists, eye banks, Ministries of Health, clinical service providers, and non-governmental advocacy groups) to promote national sustainable self-sufficient practice and policy, in relation to quality and safety, procedure, procurement, processing, and equitable distribution of human Corneal Tissue (CT), through implementing ethical, affordable, and standardized legislation, policy, best practices and service.

 


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Advocacy/Vision 2020

Diabetic Eye Care

Guidelines

not yet rated August 1, 2016 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 Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated August 5, 2016 ICO’s Global Call for Action to Eliminate Eye Surgical Errors

The International Council of Ophthalmology calls on societies and ophthalmologists around the world to support and advocate for the elimination of human suffering from errors related to eye surgery.

Read the ICO's Global Call for Action to Eliminate Eye Surgical Errors.


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Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated October 4, 2013 Information Pack for Lobbying Country Capitals on MDGs/ Post 2015
This document offers a briefing paper that can be shared with advocacy allies, advice on advocating, a brief introduction to the Millennium Development Goals and Open Working Group, and background information.
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VISION 2020

Advocacy/Vision 2020

not yet rated May 14, 2010 Investing in Sight, Strategic Interventions to Prevent Vision Loss in Australia
Eye Research Australia
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Eye Research Australia

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