Here you will find educational and other resources to help you in the science and art of ophthalmology.

PAAO Retina 2019: Interactive Manual

edited by Dr. Carlos Walter Arzabe (Bolivia) et al.

Ophthalmologists and residents will find this manual both a useful quick review of the most important retina pathologies and an effective training supplement. Whereas retinologists will find it handy for quick consultation. It contains 187 full-color pages, 299 images, 30 tables, and 61 videos.  Many cases have a QR codes linked to the cases in full.

Spanish Version PDF (updated 12/2021)

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Global Directory of Training Opportunities

The AAO Global Directory provides a listing of ophthalmic training opportunities available around the world.


Retinopathy of Prematurity: Clinical Diagnostic Guide

edited by Dr. Alejandro Vázquez de Kartzow (Chile)

Spanish Version PDF


Latin American Guide to Primary Open Angle Glaucoma for the General Ophthalmologist

edited by Dr. Fernando Barría (Chile) & Dr. Jesús Jiménez-Román (Mexico)

Spanish Version PDF

English Version PDF


Clinical practice guide of Diabetic Retinopathy for Latin America

Edited by Dr. Juan Verdaguer Tarradella (Chile), Dr. Francisco Martinez Castro (Mexico) & Dr. Fernando Barria (Chile)

2016 Spanish Version PDF


The ICO Ophthalmology Surgical Competency Assessment Rubric (ICO-OSCAR)

OSCAR tools for download in English, Spanish and Portuguese.

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