28 Sep 2020

The Retina, Vitreous and Optic Nerve; Ocular Neoplasia and Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Disease

Swindon

The Retina, Vitreous and Optic Nerve; Ocular Neoplasia and Ocular Manifestations of Systemic Disease

Objectives

Key learning objectives Day One:

  • Understand the normal anatomy of the retina, species differences in retinal vascular patterns and the pathological changes which can occur and their manifestation
  • Understand the process of chorioretinitis
  • Appreciate both inherited and acquired retinopathies
  • Understand the anatomy of the vitreous, congenital and acquired conditions and different types of vitreal degeneration
  • Describe the anatomy and physiology of the normal optic nerve, explain congenital and acquired conditions of the optic nerve and understand the investigation of optic nerve disease

Key learning objectives Day Two:

  • Recognise primary and secondary ocular neoplasia and explain its management
  • Discuss the ocular manifestations of systemic disease including infectious, metabolic, nutritional, toxic immune mediated or vascular aetiologies
  • Understand the work up for suspected systemic disease
  • Appreciate treatment options for systemic disease in general practice

Available Dates

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