Electrophysiological Testing in Clinical Practice Course # 40003

Instructor:

Denise Goodwin, OD, FAAO

Section:

Neuro-Optometry

COPE Course ID:

38569 NO

Expiration Date:

September 2, 2016

Qualified Credits:

Course has expired


COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This course describes the applications of electroretinography (ERG) and visually-evoked potential (VEP) in primary eye care. Included are data acquisition from ERG and VEP, diagnosis, and differential diagnoses from these tests.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Indications for electrodiagnostics, and
  • The physiology of these small milli- and micro-voltages across the retina and visual pathways
  • How ERG and VEP electrodiagnostic testing works
  • Differential diagnoses and disease progression monitoring from ERG and VEP

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The setup for performing the multifocal ERG.