Cranial Nerve Testing for the Primary Care Optometrist Course # 40077

Instructor:

Hannah Shinoda, OD; Caroline Ooley, OD

Section:

Principles of Diagnosis

COPE Course ID:

57979-PD

Expiration Date:

May 8, 2021

Qualified Credits:

1.00 credits - $39.00


COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Many ocular conditions can involve one or more cranial nerves. Knowing how to evaluate cranial nerves can lead to better diagnosis and patient management. This course provides a “how to” for cranial nerve evaluation.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • To identify when to do a cranial nerve evaluation
  • To be able to name and describe the purpose of all the cranial nerves
  • To understand how to evaluate each cranial nerve
  • To recognize abnormal findings with cranial nerve dysfunction

STEPS TO TAKE COURSE:

Listen to a Podcast.
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Upon completion and payment you will be issued a certificate.
Please send any questions or comments to kundart@pacificu.edu.

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