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LIBRARY GUIDE TO MDM3 9524 - Ophthalmology Clerkship

Introduction to Guide
This guide pulls together some of the major resources in ophthalmology. It includes links to online books, journals, databases, and media for self-directed learning. It's designed to help you "study for your patients."
Free Web Resource

The Eyes Have It - Free interactive teaching tool on vision and eye care created by Jonathan D. Trobe, MD, from the U of M Kellogg Eye Center. Includes videos, photos, and case problems. Free app version also available.
Recommended Textbooks (From the Syllabus)
Harper, Richard A. (ed) Basic Ophthalmology: Essentials for Medical Students. 10th ed. American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2016.
[Print only; copies available in library]

Trobe, Jonathan D. Physician's Guide to Eye Care. 4th ed. American Academy of Ophthalmology, 2012.
[Print only; copies available in library]

Additional Recommended eBooks
Elliott, David B. Clinical Procedures in Primary Eye Care, 4th ed. Elsevier, 2014 [Clinical Key]  - Includes numerous videos

Gault, Janice A. Ophthalmology Secrets in Color. 4th ed. Elsevier, 2016 [ClinicalKey]

Gerstenblith, Adam T. Wills Eye Manual: Office and Emergency Room Diagnosis and Treatment of Eye Disease. 6th ed. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2012 [OvidSP]

Riordan-Eva, Paul (ed). Vaughan & Asbury's General Ophthalmology, 18th ed, McGraw-Hill, 2011 [AccessMedicine]
Library Contact
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Nancy Bulgarelli
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Kahle, Werner, Color Atlas of Human Anatomy, Vol 3, Nervous System and Sensory Organs. 5th ed. Thieme, 2003 (Thieme eBook Library) See pages 338-359

Paulsen F. "Eye," in Sobotta Atlas of Human Anatomy, Vol. 3, 15th ed. Elsevier, 2013 [ClinicalKey]
Physical Examination
Examining the Eyes - Bates' Visual Guide to Physical Examination, 11 min

Swartz, Mark H. "The Eye," in Textbook of Physicial Diagnosis, 7th ed. Saunders, 2014. [ClinicalKey]

Drug Information
Clinical Pharmacology
A comprehensive drug database used by over 2,000 hospitals, Clinical Pharmacology contains up-to-date, detailed information on thousands of drugs. Its advanced features allows you to run reports on interactions, search by indication and contraindication, check IV compatibility, and print patient infomation materials.
Micromedex is a collection of databases containing full-text information on drugs, toxicology, and diseases. The drug information is detailed, referenced, and includes drug comparisons and identification, thereapuetic class searching, and dosing. Micromedex also includes an extensive patient education component.


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