How To Study Ophthalmology For NEET PG 2018?

How To Study Ophthalmology For NEET PG 2018

If you have registered for NEET PG 2018; you are supposed to study the important and high yield topics from all 19 subjects which will fetch you full and good marks, Ophthalmology is among them.

Ophthalmology is essentially one of the most scoring subjects in NEET PG 2018 entrance exam. You will get many Image-based questions from Ophthalmology, thereby making it an extremely important subject from NEET PG perspective.

Recommended Book for Ophthalmology for NEET PG 2018 is: Review of Ophthalmology by Dr. Ruchi Rai or B Ram Gopal.

NEET PG 2018 Syllabus, Subjects & Marks Distribution is as below:

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Most Important Topics of Ophthalmology for NEET PG 2018 are as follows:

  1. Lens

Most Important Topics under Lens

  • Cataract
  • Surgeries
  • Ectopia lentis
  • Anatomy and Physiology of lens
  1. Cornea

Most Important Topics under Cornea

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Keratitis
  • Congenital Anomalies of Cornea
  • Cornea Degeneration
  1. Conjunctiva

Most Important Topics under Conjunctiva

  • Conjunctivitis
  • Trachoma
  • Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis
  • Phlyctenular Conjunctivitis
  • Dry Eye
  • Pterygium
  • Pinguecula
  1. Glaucoma

Most Important Topics under Glaucoma

  • POAG,PACG
  • Secondary Glaucoma
  • Surgeries and Drugs
  1. Orbit

Most Important Topics under Orbit

  • Blunt Trauma
  • Orbit Fracture
  • Chalcosis
  • Orbit Tumors
  • Proptosis
  1. Eye Lid

Most Important Topics under Eye Lid

  • Blepharitis, Chalazion
  • Stye, Tumor, Entropion and Ectropion
  • Surgeries, Ptosis (Measurement and Causes)

VII. Lacrimal

Most Important Topics under Lacrimal

  • Epiphora, Dacryocystitis Treatment

VIII. Retina

Most Important Topics under Retina

  • CRVO, CRAO, CME, CSR
  • Diabetic Retinopathy
  • ARMD
  • Retinoblastoma
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa
  • BEST, Stargardt Disease
  • Coats Disease
  • Retinoscopy
  • Ophthalmoscope
  • ROP
  1. Optics

Most Important Topics under Optics

  • Criteria, Definitions and Types of Refractive Error
  • Surgeries
  • Contact Lens
  1. Neuro – Ophthalmology

Most Important Topics under Neuro – Ophthalmology

  • Pathway
  • Reflex
  • Papillitis
  • Papilledema
  • Toxic Amblyopia
  • Squint
  • Optic Neuritis
  1. Community Ophthalmology

Most Important Topics under Community Ophthalmology

  • NBCP
  • Xerophthalmia

Candidates are advised to stick to a few selected books, studying from too many will only confuse you and will take up most of your preparation time.

Revision is a must: It is necessary that you should revise all the topics that you have covered. NEET PG is no doubt a tough entrance exam to crack, and candidates should not take any chance in preparation. It will either cost you another year or you can get into your dream college for studying PG.

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