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ICO Exams Instructions for Candidates and Syllabus: Advanced

Instructions for Candidates and Syllabus for Advanced Exam. More »

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History of Ophthlamology

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Preferred Practice Pattern® Guidelines Glaucoma

The American Academy of Ophthalmology's Preferred Practice Pattern® Guidelines for Glaucoma. More »

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Advocacy/Vision 2020

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated January 1, 2012 A Global Strategy to Eliminate Blinding Trachoma
This PowerPoint outlines a  global strategic plan, 2020 INSight, to eliminate blinding trachoma by the year 2020.  The presentation describes the impact of trachoma and then lays out 2020 INSight's actions and milestones from the years 2011 to 2020.
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Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated May 12, 2010 A Practical Guide for Health Researchers

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WHO

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

5 Stars (1) January 5, 2011 Access to Cataract Surgical Services–A Position and Policy Statement
Un-operated cataract remains the leading cause of avoidable blindness in poor and emerging countries. This Statement summarizes the problem, suggests ways to address it, and the potential roles of ophthalmology and the ICO.
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ICO

Education

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated October 4, 2010 ARVO e-Learning Center
ARVO's e-learning center provides educational resources for research professionals in ophthalmology and research sciences.
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ARVO

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated May 14, 2010 ARVO Funding Source Guide

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ARVO

Advocacy/Vision 2020

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated May 14, 2010 ARVO International Advocacy Handbook

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ARVO

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated May 14, 2010 ARVO Meeting Calendar
Educational, non-product based symposia, conferences and meetings of interest to the vision research community.
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ARVO

Eye Care

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated October 11, 2011 Assessment and Rehabilitation of Functional Vision
This 2008 report on assessment and rehabilitation assesses functional vision, which describes how the person functions in performing Activities of Daily Living (ADL).  This distinguishes the report from those that measure visual functions (such as visual acuity), which describe how the eye functions.
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ICO

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated May 14, 2010 Clinical Research: A Primer for Ophthalmologists
Prepared for the International Council of Ophthalmology by Alfred Sommer M.D. M.H.S. (For the ICO Research Committee), February 2009
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ICO

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

4 Stars (2) May 12, 2010 Epidemiology and Statistics for the Ophthalmologist
Textbook: A presentation of epidemiologic and statistical techniques relevant to conducting, interpreting, and assimilating the commonest types of clinical research. Alfred Sommer, MD; New York: Oxford University Press; 1980
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Alfred Sommer

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated May 14, 2010 Ethical Code For Ophthalmologists: Ethical Principles and Professional Standards
The International Council of Ophthalmology (ICO) adheres to a set of moral principles and standards to guide the behavior of ophthalmologists within their professional domain. These standards have been published below in English, Russian, and Spanish.
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ICO

Diabetic Eye Care

Eye Care

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

ICO Programs and Initiatives

Journal/Publication

Retina and Vitreous

5 Stars (2) 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, Russian, Serbian, Spanish, and Vietnamese.
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Various

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated May 18, 2010 ICO Resolution on Visual Terminology

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ICO

Eye Care

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated January 25, 2011 ICO Surgical Safety Checklist
This Checklist was by the ICO to support doctors in the quest to eliminate “Never Ever Events” in ophthalmic surgery.
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ICO

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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Eye Care

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

Journal/Publication

Low Vision

Other (e.g., Education, Research)

not yet rated April 5, 2013 ICO Member Incidence of Visual Impairment Over a 20-Year Period
This article describes visual impairment over a 20-year period and its associations with age-related eye diseases and socioeconomic factors in the Beaver Dam Eye Study.
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Multiple

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

1 Star (1) May 14, 2010 International Clinical Classification of Diabetic Retinopathy, Severity of Diabetic Macular Edema, Detailed Table
October 2002
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American Academy of Ophthalmology

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated May 14, 2010 International Clinical Diabetic Macular Edema Disease Severity Scale
October 2002
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American Academy of Ophthalmology

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated May 14, 2010 International Clinical Diabetic Retinopathy Disease Severity Scale
October 2002
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American Academy of Ophthalmology

Eye Care Standards, Ethics & Research

not yet rated May 14, 2010 International Clinical Diabetic Retinopathy Disease Severity Scale, Detailed Table
October 2002
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American Academy of Ophthalmology

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