Toolbox in Managing Glaucoma: Tonometry, Pachymetry etc.




COPE Course # 47031-GL / COPE Event # 109976

3 CE credit available.

Instructor: Pinakin Gunvant Davey OD, PhD, FAAO, Professor, College of Optometry, Western University of Health Sciences

This 3 hour course will discuss the principles, procedures and interpretation of the mandatory and auxiliary testing performed clinically to adequately manage individuals at risk of glaucoma

After completion of this course the participants should be able to:
1) Describe and understand the difference in technology behind various pachymeters, anterior segment OCT, tonometers and blood flow analyzers.
2) Describe and understand the use of the parameters output by pachymeters, anterior segment OCT, tonometers and blood flow analyzers in management of individuals at risk of glaucoma .
3) Understand the subtle differences in technology and how it alters values obtained by various pachymeters, tonometers and blood flow analyzers.
4) Comparison of data obtained by anterior segment OCT and gonioscopy.

Your registration fee entitles you to 30 days of unlimited access to a lecture presentation recorded by Dr. Lonsberry. To see a brief demo of one of our lecture presentations, select Demo (requires Flash).

Your subscription also includes unlimited access to the posttest, which you can take as many times as you need to in order to pass the course.Click the “Add to cart” button to sign up for this course. If you have not registered for a course before, an email will be sent to you with your new account information so you can log into the course anytime during the subscription period.

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