An Ophthalmology education podcast for OKAP and board review, with additional interview and "boot camp" episodes! Tune in weekly with your hosts Ben Young and Andrew Pouw, a Kellogg Eye Center retina fellow, and a University of Iowa glaucoma faculty, as we review high yield topics in the time it takes to commute.
Dissociated Vertical Deviations
This week we unravel the peculiarities of the strabismic problem of dissociated vertical deviations (DVD)
Midnight Mystery with Dr. Michael Park
Crack this mystery case with our repeat guest host, PGY4 and Yale's Chief Resident Michael Park!
Straighten out the alphabet soup of pattern strabismus in this episode.
We refer you to this excellent video by Dr. Tim Root to orient yourself to eye muscle actions, tropias and phorias:
And we make reference to this aircraft during the episode if you are curious:
Contracts and Negotiations with Employment Lawyer, Heidi Mason
Thinking about your first job or a new job? Amanda brings on Heidi Mason, JD, SHRM-CP, PHR to teach us about what we should be looking for in a contract, whether you really need to hire a lawyer (and what kind to get), how to negotiate, and much much more in this special episode!
This episode, we field all questions one might have about visual fields, from fundamentals to finer details.
Recurrent Corneal Erosions
What walks like an abrasion, talks like an abrasion, but can look nothing like an abrasion? Find out this episode!
Also, if you are a medical student, help us fill out this survey regarding your experience in the OR during your ophthalmology elective. In collaboration with Straight from the Cutter's Mouth, we are working to evaluate if there are ways to improve your experience in the OR and clinic: