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Continuing Education in Ophthalmology Ophthalmology Basic and Clinical Science Course 1972-1973
Presented by the American Academy of Ophthalmology and Otolaryngology as a continuing education program, the Ophthalmology Basic and Clinical Science Course encompasses the essential core of ophthalmic knowledge in eight sections. Each section contains related aspects of basic and clinical science, considers the material as a closely integrated unit, and includes a self-assessment procedure. This format emphasizes overall concepts, facilitates important correlations, and provides the multiple interrelationships that stimulate learning and retention. As noted hereafter, the sections reflect this organization of basic and clinical science.Designed for achievement in a two- or three-month period, each section consists of (1) a general introduction, (2) the section curriculum, (3) specific and supplementary reading lists, (4) discussion topics, (5) library resource information, (6) selected additional educational material, and (7) a self-assement examination. The latter, to be taken upon
Straatsma BR. News and Comment. Arch Ophthalmol. 1972;88(1):114-119. doi:10.1001/archopht.1972.01000030116029