The Uveal Tract and Lens; Glaucoma and Neuro-Ophthalmology
Key learning objectives Day One:
- Recognise congenital and acquired defects involving the uveal tract and describe the presenting signs of anterior uveitis, posterior uveitis, panuveitis and the approach to diagnosis and treatment
- Approach non neurological abnormalities of the pupil
- Understand aqueous opacification
- Describe the anatomy and physiology of the normal lens
- Recognise lenticular disease and the range of congenital and acquired disease that can affect the lens and understand cataractogenesis.
- Understand the approach to cataract surgery together with patient selection, aftercare and potential complications
- Appreciate primary and secondary lens luxation
Key learning objectives Day Two:
- Describe the production and drainage of aqueous humour and the pathophysiology of the normotensive globe
- Define glaucoma and understand the different types of primary and secondary glaucoma and species differences
- Appreciate treatment options for glaucoma
- Describe a logical approach to the investigation of neuro-ophthalmic problems and understand the relevant neurological pathways and the autonomic nerve supply
- Recognise normal and abnormal nystagmus
- Investigate and offer treatment options for blindness of central origin
- Understand disorders of ocular motility
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- Where all available places are full, applicants will be offered first refusal for the next available date.
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