PUCO Residents Presents Occipital Lobe Stroke An Optometrists Role Course # 40160

Instructor:

Virginia Bice, OD

Section:

Neuro-Optometry

COPE Course ID:

73369-NO

Expiration Date:

July 1, 2024

Qualified Credits:

0.50 credits - $20.00


COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This course provides a step-wise approach to evaluating a patient with an occipital lobe stroke, from confrontation field, to urgent care referral, to diagnostic * This course was recorded at our NW Residents Conference in June 2021

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Identify neurologic visual field patterns through confrontation testing.
  • Recognize uncommon symptoms of stroke, specific to occipital lobe infarct
  • Understand the subsequent testing needed to identify etiology of stroke

STEPS TO TAKE COURSE:

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