focal pointsNew Research: Ready to Benefit Your Patients

Starting in 2019, Focal Points is advancing to better meet the needs of your daily practice. In 10 pages, each issue will summarize recent research and outline quick tips from early adopters to help you integrate the latest techniques and modalities into your practice.


Bonus feature: Download the latest Focal Points module to listen on the go with the new monthly audio companion.


2019 Topics (list subject to change):

  • Pain in the Normal Eye
  • Diagnosis and Management of Anterior Uveitis
  • Astigmatism
  • Anterior Segment Trauma
  • New Therapeutics for Tumor Suppression
  • Update on Pseudoexfoliative Glaucoma
  • Gene and Stem Cell Therapy for Retinal Disorders
  • Corneal Endothelial Surgery
  • Management of Post-Operative Refractive Surprises
  • Management of Corneal Scars, Opacities, and Dystrophies
  • Optical Coherence Tomography in Glaucoma Progression
  • Optical Coherence Tomography and Glaucoma Diagnosis


Ordering Information:

Focal Points 2019 digital and print subscriptions will be available for advance order beginning mid-November. Access for digital subscribers will begin January 2019. Print modules are mailed quarterly.


Subscription options:

Focal Points Digital: you will get a new topic each month, plus instant access to 100+ archive issues in the Focal Points library.

Focal Points Print: get all the benefits above, plus 12 print issues spanning January to December 2019. For orders shipping outside the U.S. and Canada, a $30 shipping surcharge will be added at checkout.


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.


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