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Current Focal Points Subscription

Current Focal Points Subscription

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Product Number: FOCALPTSU

Media Type: eBook + Print, eBook

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Overview

Get clear, evidence-based 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. A subscription to Focal Points is:

  • Current. Includes recent research and advances in patient care.
  • Concise. Each issue covers a topic in 16 pages or fewer.
  • Credible. Every issue is written and reviewed by Academy-selected experts and includes candid interviews with respected ophthalmologists.
  • Comprehensive. 120+ issues cover all subspecialties.
  • Convenient. Get print issues delivered to your doorstep or access from your computer, smartphone or tablet with the AAO eBooks app.
  • CME Credit-bearing. Earn up to 2 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for each Focal Points issue you complete.

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!

Access online from your computer or download issues to your iPhone, iPad or Android smartphone or tablet with the AAO eBooks app. Click on the “Technical Specs” tab for more information and access instructions.

Focal Points Print includes 12 print issues spanning January to December 2016, 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, 2016.

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

2016 Focal Points Titles
(Subject to change)

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.

FAQs

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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