Investigating and managing nystagmus in the orthoptic clinic
This lecture discusses the aetiology, classification, investigation and management strategies for nystagmus. It includes the assessment of binocular vision, investigating sensory and motor fusion, stereopsis and ocular motor balance in nine positions of gaze grading any EOM restrictions. It will also discuss achieving optimum vision, the importance of the null zone and encouraging compensatory strategies. Finally, the use of prisms and even surgery as management options when abnormal head posture causes significant symptoms will be discussed.
CPD Points: 1
CPDpoints.com credits: 1
Expiry Date: 31/12/2024
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How to Interpret OCT Images: Common Case Histories
This course will discuss the key features of common ocular pathologies to help optometrists make an accurate diagnosis using OCT imaging.
Cataract and the NICE Guidelines
In October 2017, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence published new guidance on the management of cataracts in adults.