Following is a list of freeware that provides tools and online resources for Optometrists and Ophthalmologists. To
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MayoClinic Eye Center
By Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research. Learn how your eye functions, what can go wrong and measures you can take to protect or treat your eyes and improve your vision.
Medical Algorithms: Ophthalmology
By Institute for Algorithmic Medicine. Contains medical algorithms (computation, formula, survey, or look-up tables) useful in ophthalmology. In MS Excel.
Patient Information (by Medical Specialty)
By The University of Iowa. Patient information organized by medical specialty.
Virtual Hospital Medical Textbooks (by Body Location/Systems)
By The University of Iowa. Read hundreds of online medical textbooks organized by body location/systems. Body location/systems include: Blood/Lymphatic System; Bones, Joints and Muscles; Brain and Nervous System; Digestive System; Ear, Nose and Throat; Endocrine System (Hormones); Eyes and Vision; Heart and Circulation; Immune System/AIDS; Kidneys and Urinary System; Lungs and Breathing; Mouth and Teeth; Pregnancy and Reproduction; and Skin, Hair and Nails. Virtual Hospital is no longer funded. This is from the April 1, 2005 archive of the site.
Virtual Hospital Textbooks on Eyes and Vision
By The University of Iowa. Medical textbooks on eyes and vision for providers and patients. Virtual Hospital is no longer funded. This is from the April 1, 2005 archive of the site.
Virtual Hospital Textbooks on Ophthalmology
By The University of Iowa. Medical textbooks on ophthalmology for providers and patients. Virtual Hospital is no longer funded. This is from the April 1, 2005 archive of the site.