Anterior Ischemic Optic Neuropathy Course # 33823

Instructor:

Anthony Dewilde, OD, FAAO

Section:

Posterior Segment

COPE Course ID:

33823 PS

Expiration Date:

February 21, 2015

Qualified Credits:

Course has expired


COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This course will cover diagnosis and treatment of both arteritic and non-arteritic ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION), or stroke of the optic nerve.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Order bloodwork for GCA and NAION
  • Differentially diagnose non-arteritic anterior ischemic optic neuropathy (NAION)
  • Diagnose Giant Cell Arteritis (GCA)

STEPS TO TAKE COURSE:

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

NAION late stage