Media Type: eBook, Print
Equip ophthalmic residents with the Academy’s definitive curriculum: the 2021-2022 Basic and Clinical Science Course™. The BCSC® is vetted annually by 100+ ophthalmologists who target the most beneficial clinical updates for this key ophthalmic reference each year.
Residents and practicing ophthalmologists worldwide use the BCSC to ensure the highest-quality patient care. Each of the 13 sections includes up-to-date clinical knowledge, concise information and tables, self-assessment questions with answers, photos and illustrations, and opportunities for earning AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Beginning with the 2013–2014 edition, the Academy and the European Board of Ophthalmology (EBO) have partnered to make the BCSC the standard text for all European ophthalmology training programs. The EBO now recommends the BCSC as the primary educational resource for European trainees and ophthalmologists studying for the annual EBO Diploma Exam.
The BCSC Residency Set includes:
The BCSC Residency Set is available in print or eBook format.
Print: includes 13 print volumes and two essential supplementary textbooks on ophthalmic surgery.
eBook: Read Academy eBooks online from nearly any computer, or download eBooks to your mobile device with the free Academy eBooks app. For eBook features, requirements and licensing, visit: aao.org/ebooks. Please allow up to 90 minutes for receiving an access key (via email) that will allow you to retrieve your eBook after purchase.
Each BCSC section includes its own comprehensive index. Additionally, the eBook version of the BCSC allows you to search by keyword or topic. The Academy no longer produces a Master Index.
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Bulk discounts apply to units purchased in a single order. For example, five eBook sets purchased in a single transaction will trigger a 20% discount at checkout. Cumulative purchases made on multiple orders will not trigger a discount.
Print ISBN: 978-1-68104-479-8
eBook ISBN: 978-1-68104-480-4
The BCSC is now even more effective for today's residents with the online BCSC Self-Assessment Program. With 3,900+ high-yield questions, this program will help residents pinpoint and fill knowledge gaps.
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