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Product Number: FOCALPTSU

Media Type: eBook + Print, eBook

Availability: In stock

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$205.00 $245.00
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Overview

Get concise, expert-written guidance you can apply to practice immediately! Focal Points is the Academy’s trusted monthly publication, with each issue providing a walkthrough on a specific ophthalmic topic.

  • Keep your practice up to date and brush up on important topics with to-the-point clinical advice.
  • Learn from straightforward, peer-reviewed information written by experts.
  • Access 115+ issues in the Focal Points digital archive, with a new topic covered in-depth each month.
  • Refer to useful tables, diagrams, photos and surgical videos.
  • Choose the learning style you prefer — print or digital.
  • Earn up to 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ per issue.

Focal Points Digital is a convenient, cost-effective way to stay up to date and earn CME credit. Subscribe to Focal Points Digital and get access for 12 months from your purchase date! Your subscription includes:

  • Anytime, anywhere access. Read online or download issues to your Apple iPad® or Android™ tablet with the AAO eBooks app.
  • New! Print your favorite issues from your home or office printer.
  • Comprehensive knowledge. 115+ issues cover all subspecialties.
  • Expert guidance. Every issue is written and reviewed by Academy-selected experts. 
  • Easy search. Search across all issues quickly to find the topic you need.
  • Up to 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for each Focal Points issue you complete.

Click on the “Technical Specs” tab for more information and access instructions.

Focal Points Print includes 12 print issues spanning January to December 2015, shipped quarterly to you in March, June, September and December. Plus, you’ll receive access to Focal Points Digital from January 1 to December 31, 2015.

For orders shipping outside the U.S. and Canada, a $30 shipping surcharge will be added at checkout.

2015 Focal Points Titles
(Subject to change)

  • Choroidal Nevi
  • Congenital Anterior Segment Abnormalities
  • Risk Factors for Post-LASIK Ectasia
  • Drug-Induced Uveitis
  • Diagnosis and Management of Non-infectious Corneal Ulceration and Melting
  • Understanding Intraocular Lenses: The Basics of Design and Material
  • Retinopathy of Prematurity
  • Femtosecond Laser-Assisted Cataract Surgery
  • Complications of Glaucoma Surgery
  • Ancillary Testing in Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Corneal Collagen Crosslinking (CXL)
  • Diagnosis and Management of Macular Holes

CME Credit (per Focal Points issue)
The American Academy of Ophthalmology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American Academy of Ophthalmology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Visit CME Central to review or claim your CME credits.

Technical Specs

Access Focal Points Digital from nearly any computer or tablet with Academy eBooks.

Academy eBooks give you convenient digital access to Academy clinical education. Read eBooks anywhere, anytime, whether you’re online or offline!

Please note that Academy eBooks are not recommended for use on smartphones.

With Academy eBooks, you can:

  • Get convenient online access to Academy eBooks from nearly any desktop or laptop computer.
  • Download eBooks to your Apple iPad® or Android™ tablet for offline use with the free Academy eBooks app. (Details below.)
  • Search across purchased eBook to quickly find the text, images and video you need.
  • Customize your learning with highlighting, note-taking and bookmarking.
  • Read comfortably by adjusting the settings for zoom, font size and brightness.

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After purchasing your Academy eBook(s), follow these directions to access content:

To access from nearly any computer with an Internet connection:

  • Log in to www.aao.org/myonlineproducts with your Academy username and password.
  • Click on the “Focal Points Digital” product in the menu.

To access from your Apple iPad®:

  • Log in to www.aao.org/myonlineproducts with your Academy username and password.
  • Click on the “Focal Points Digital” product in the menu to activate your access.
  • Download the AAO eBooks app from the App Store.
  • This product was built to be compatible with operating systems that are current at the time the product launched, however the Academy cannot guarantee compatibility with future operating system and third-party software updates.
  • Log in to the app with your Academy username and password.
  • Tap on the icon of the volume you want to read.
  • Use the app to download a book to read offline.

To access from your Android™ tablet:

  • Log in to www.aao.org/myonlineproducts with your Academy username and password.
  • Click on the “Focal Points Digital” product in the menu to activate your access.
  • Download the AAO eBooks app from the Google Play Store.
  • Log in to the app with your Academy username and password.
  • Tap on the icon of the volume you want to read.
  • Use the app to download a book to read offline.

System Requirements:

  • For PCs: Windows Vista, 7 or 8; with Internet Explorer 9 or 10; Firefox; Google Chrome or Safari 5+
  • For Macs: Mac OS X with Safari 5+
  • For Android tablets: Android 4+
  • For Apple iPad: iOS 7+

This product is not recommended for use with smartphones or with tablet operating systems that are not installed by the manufacturer.

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