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Refraction 1 Introduction is useful for anyone who needs to learn about ophthalmology, optometry, vision care, or ophthalmic device and pharmaceutical sales, or individuals who want to understand concepts such as myopia, hyperopia, presbyopia, etc. Refractive principles are the foundation for eye exams and understanding the eye. This course introduces you to the basic concepts in an interactive, graphical, and clear manner. You will learn about myopia, hyperopia, presbyopia, plus and minus lenses, cylinder, refraction equipment, the steps of a refraction, important abbreviations, clinical situations, and more. Estimated time: 2 hours. 89 pages on CD. 15 pages in the manual. The manual accompanying the CD provides a summary of the major points of the CD in a handy format. You must have Internet Explorer 4.0 or higher running on your computer. Supported operating systems are Windows 95, 98, 98 SE, ME, 2000, or XP. The CD is licensed to play once on any Windows computer; the borrower may purchase the program after that. One library reference activation is included in the price.
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M. DANIEL FARB, M.D., CEO of UniversityOfHealthCare and UniversityOfBusiness, is a leader in the field of interactive management and healthcare e-learning. He received a BA in English Literature from Yale (where he set an academic record and studied with writers like Robert Penn Warren), an M.D. from Boston University, a degree in Executive Management from the Anderson School of Business at UCLA, and is currently working on a degree at UCLA in International Trade. He is a practicing ophthalmologist. He also has received two patents in ophthalmology and is working on others, has worked with the World Health Organization in Geneva and the National Institutes of Health in Washington, D.C. He has written scientific and popular articles, and has worked as a newspaper reporter. He helped Dr. Robbins edit one of the editions of Robbins' "Pathology" textbook for readability. He wrote an article on humor for the Massachusetts Review. He has experience in theater and television, including acting, directing, and stage-managing. He has programmed his own patient records database. He has written and edited hundreds of e-learning courses.
Dr. Farb is a member of the American Academy of Ophthalmology, the Union of American Physicians and Dentists, the AOJS, the American Association of Physicians and Surgeons, the American Society for Training and Development (ASTD), the E-Learning Forum, the Southern California Biomedical Council, the PDA (Parenteral Drug Association), and the Medical Marketing Association.Review:
"Anyone interested in learning more about the eye, refractive conditions, and the equipment... will benefit..." -- Doody's Book Review Service, July 15, 2005
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Book Description University Of Health Care, 2004. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M1594910944