The residents are the most important part of any medical practice. They are the ones who will be taking care of patients and performing surgeries. The residents need to have all the necessary books that they can use in their daily work, but there is a shortage of such books in many hospitals. This has led to a lot of problems for the residents because they cannot perform well without having all the necessary information at hand. In this article we will discuss some of the best ophthalmology books for resident physicians, which can help them with their studies and also give them an idea about various eye diseases so that they can perform better during surgeries and take care on patients with ease.
2022-2023 Basic and Clinical Science Course Complete Set
By American Academy of Ophthalmology
Focus on what matters. The Academy’s 2022-2023 Basic and Clinical Science Course™ is ophthalmology’s definitive source of clinical information. 100+ expert ophthalmologists meticulously assess the most vital information for the BCSC® each year to help you make the right decisions.
Practicing ophthalmologists and residents worldwide use the BCSC to ensure the highest-quality patient care. Each of the 13 sections includes up-to-date clinical knowledge, interactive activities, concise videos and tables, photos and illustrations, self-assessment questions with answers, plus opportunities for earning AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Beginning with the 2013–2014 edition, the Academy and the European Board of Ophthalmology (EBO) have partnered to make the BCSC the standard text for all European ophthalmology training programs. The EBO now recommends the BCSC as the primary educational resource for European trainees and ophthalmologists studying for the annual EBO Diploma Exam
The Art of Refractive Cataract Surgery: For Residents, Fellows, and Beginners
By Fuxiang Zhang, Alan Sugar, Lisa Brothers Arbisser
This the first book specifically written for students, with uniquely focused chapters based on residents’ and junior colleagues’ questions and refined by their real feedback. Featuring contributions from a carefully curated team of distinguished refractive cataract surgeons, this reader-friendly book provides expert insights on essential principles and how-to surgical guidance for diverse types of premium IOLs. Clearly-defined basic and fundamental knowledge and applications provide ample inspiration for trainees and early-career refractive cataract surgeons to ford the challenging river of learning curves. Each premium IOL chapter includes candidate selection criteria, contraindications, and evidence-based pearls to inform surgical decision-making, prevent complications, and improve patient outcomes.
Practical Ophthalmology: A Manual for Beginning Residents, 7th Edition
By American Academy of Ophthalmology
Ophthalmology residents are faced with learning a highly complex subspecialty; proper training and education are critical to their success. This edition of Practical Ophthalmology is part of a suite of Academy textbooks for ophthalmology residents and trainees that helps them build a solid foundation of clinical and surgical knowledge. They are written and edited by leading residency program directors and are powerful tools for mastering needed skills.This updated essential text helps ophthalmology residents gain confidence while becoming a skilled practitioner. Highlights include coverage of a thorough ophthalmic examination, discussion of ophthalmic emergencies and common ocular medications. Stepwise instructions for 57 specific examination and testing techniques are available for quick access. The “Pitfalls and Pointers” sections present tips for avoiding or resolving common problems.