Duane's Ophthalmology on DVD-ROM 2011 Edition

Duane's Ophthalmology provides immediate online access to the vast information stored in the classic reference you have trusted for over 30 years. This easy-to-navigate website includes the completely updated Duane's Ophthalmology, plus a wealth of online resources to benefit your daily practice, residency, review, and teaching.

The vast information stored in this classic reference is right at your fingertips with this fully searchable DVD-ROM version. This easy-to-navigate DVD-ROM gives you instant access to the latest surgical techniques and treatments for primary open angle glaucoma, retinal detachment, ocular hypertension, and more. And you'll manage every eye problem, large and small, with confidence.

In addition to the entire content of Duane's Ophthalmology on DVD-ROM, you'll receive access to a companion website featuring:
  • All the images from Duane's, searchable and downloadable for use in presentations.
  • State-of-the-art video from the Wills Eye Video Atlas of Ocular Surgery, the first comprehensive video atlas of basic and advanced surgical procedures in all ophthalmic subspecialties.
  • A test bank featuring multiple-choice and true/false questions with answers and explanations.
  • Quarterly updates to the core content of Duane's provided by the authors to keep you up-to-date with the latest procedures and treatment options.
  • Journal articles updated monthly from leading ophthalmology journals.

Key Features
  • 3 new LWW ophthalmology articles posted to the site per month.
  • Access to the full content found across all 9 volumes of Duane's.
  • Approximately 80 chapters revised and/or new each year.
  • New surgical videos posted to the site and then published as part of the annual DVD.
  • Quarterly updates on the accompanying website to the core content of Duane's (18-20 chapters per quarter) provided by the authors.
  • Test bank featuring over 350 multiple-choice and true/false questions with answers and explanations.

Featured Journal Articles
Journal Current Opinion in Ophthalmology
  • This reader-friendly, bimonthly resource provides a powerful, broad-based perspective on the most important advances from throughout the world literature.
  • Featuring renowned guest editors and focusing exclusively on one or two topics, every issue of Current Opinion in Ophthalmology delivers unvarnished, expert assessments of developments from the previous year. Insightful editorials and on-the-mark invited reviews cover key subjects such as cataract surgery and lens implantation; glaucoma; retinal, vitreous and macular disorders; corneal and external disorders; refractive surgery; oculoplastic and orbital surgery; neuro-ophthalmology; and ocular manifestations of systemic disease.

Journal Evidence-Based Ophthalmology
  • From systematic reviewing of evidence this book provides an overview of techniques for optimum management in key areas, including glaucoma, cataract and retinal disease.
  • Evidence-Based Ophthalmology offers a unique approach to managing eye disease and is an invaluable reference source for practitioners worldwide representing an important contribution to the literature.
  • Key features include:
    • International authorship by leading Cochrane participants.
    • An unbiased method for summarising and disseminating the evidence.
    • Identifies gaps in evidence, and therefore research opportunities. 

Journal International Ophthalmology Clinics
  • International Ophthalmology Clinics is a valuable resource for any medical professional seeking to stay informed and up-to-date regarding developments in this dynamic specialty.
  • Each issue of this quarterly publication presents a comprehensive review of a single topic in a new or changing area of ophthalmology. The timely, tightly focused review articles found in this publication give ophthalmologists the opportunity to benefit from the knowledge of leading experts in this rapidly changing field. 

Journal of Glaucoma
  • The Journal of Glaucoma provides a stimulating forum for the discussion of clinical, scientific, and socioeconomic issues of concern to clinicians who care for glaucoma patients.
  • Each bimonthly issue presents original articles on new approaches to diagnosis, innovations in pharmacological therapy and surgical technique, and basic science advances that impact on clinical practice.

Journal Techniques in Ophthalmology
  • Published four times a year, Techniques in Ophthalmology provides practical, easy-to-read reviews of current surgical techniques and instrumentation in each of the ophthalmic subspecialties.
  • Each issue of Techniques in Ophthalmology brings step-by-step guidance on the most effective procedures one can employ in Cataract Surgery, Refractive Surgery, Corneal Surgery, Glaucoma Surgery, Oculoplastic Surgery, Retinal Surgery, and Pediatric Surgery--highlighting unbiased consumer product evaluations and comparisons.

Frequently Asked Questions
What is on the website that is not on the DVD?
  • The website, found at www.duanesophthalmology.com includes the Duane’s updates which are posted quarterly in January, April, July, and October; a set of video clips; and selected journal articles updated quarterly. Access to the website is free to purchasers of the DVD.

How do I access the website?
  • When you purchase Duane’s, the DVD case comes with an insert that provides you with an access code. Go to www.duanesophthalmology.com, click “Register Now” and enter your access code when prompted.

What if my access code is not accepted?
  • The access code is case sensitive. You have to make sure the letters are in capital followed by the numbers in the code. Ex. WK564012. That should allow access. If it doesn’t, please call customer service at 1-800-638-3030.

What do I do if I forget my password?
  • Click on the Forgot My Password link. Enter your email address that you supplied at the time of account activation and click the submit button. You will receive an email message with your account information.

What is the easiest way for me to purchase the new Duane's Ophthalmology?
  • You can go to LWW.com or visit your local health science bookstore.

How often is the online site updated?
  • The site is updated quarterly with new chapters, journal articles and other special features. During the year there will be 70-80 new and updated chapters added to Duane's. It is important to frequently visit the site to get the most up to date information.

How long is my access to the site valid?
  • Your subscription is valid for one year from the date of access.

Why can’t I exit the program when I’m finished with the Interactive Exam?
  • The “Exit” button doesn’t work if you use Internet Explorer as your browser and your Macromedia Flash player Security settings are set on “Always Ask.” You can update your security settings to avoid this problem, or simply close the exam window to exit the program.

About the Author(s)
  • William Tasman MD, Professor and Chairman, Department of Ophthalmology, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University; Ophthalmologist-in-Chief, Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Edward A Jaeger MD, both of Jefferson Medical College and Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA both of Jefferson Medical College and Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA

Product Details

  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins; 2011 edition (October 15, 2010)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1451112173
  • ISBN-13: 978-1451112177
  • Product Dimensions: 7.5 x 5.3 x 0.6 inches
List Price: $239.00

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