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  • Antique Spectacles The on-line museum and encyclopedia of vision aids.
  • Guidebook for Visually Impaired Students Compiled by the Community for Accredited Online Schools, a comprehensive accreditation resource that provides prospective students and families with tools needed to make well-informed decisions about their education.
  • Hot Topics in Optometry Complimentary access to the best recent papers in the top optometry international journals. The website is a joint initiative of the editors of Clinical and Experimental Optometry, Ophthalmic and Physiological Optics and Optometry and Vision Science.
  • Listings of Optometrists in Philadelphia, PA
  • MedSun (Medical Product Safety Network) The Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Center for Devices and Radiological (CDRH), Office of Surveillance and Biometrics (OSB), Patient Safety Staff Partnerships (PSS) is responsible for assuring safe use of medical devices after they have been approved for use. PSS has a program called MedSun (Medical Product Safety Network), which is designed to improve our understanding of medical device use so that the FDA, healthcare facilities, clinicians, and manufacturers can better address safety concerns. Over 350 health care facilities, primarily hospitals, participate in the MedSun network. Trained MedSun Representatives from these sites come from Risk Management, Patient Safety, Quality Improvement, Biomedical/Clinical Engineering, Physicians and Nurses, Materials Management, and Surgical Services.
  • Optometrists on the Internet
  • Optometry Schools on the Internet