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    Books on eye disease in the Health Sciences Library collection
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    Books on ophthalmology in the Health Sciences Library collection
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    Preformulated PubMed searches based on Healthy People 2020 Vision objectives

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    Professional organization of "Eye M.D.s"
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    Consensus optometric clinical practice guidelines from the AOA.
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    The Center for Vision Research, Upstate Medical University, enhances the research and training efforts of the basic and clinical vision scientists in the Central New York area.
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    Public services from the American Academy of Ophthalmology, including patient education materials, interactive tools (e.g. eye disease simulators and risk assessments), and eye care programs
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    Resources for clinicians, patients and the general public. Includes links to PubMed searches and resources from governmental and other trusted sources.
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    The National Eye Institute’s mission is to "conduct and support research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect to blinding eye diseases, visual disorders, mechanisms of visual function, preservation of sight, and the special health problems and requirements of the blind." Website includes information on eye disorders, current research and images.
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    VISION 2020 is the global initiative for the elimination of avoidable blindness, a joint programme of the World Health Organization (WHO) and the International Agency for the Prevention of Blindness (IAPB) with an international membership of NGOs, professional associations, eye care institutions and corporations.
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    The Vision Health Initiative (CDC) "is designed to promote vision health and quality of life for all populations, throughout all life stages, by preventing and controlling eye disease, eye injury, and vision loss resulting in disability." The site includes data and statistics, research resources and videos on common eye diseases.