Ocular Disease, Drug & Research Update Course # 34532

Instructor:

Len Koh, PhD, OD, FAAO

Section:

Pharmacology

COPE Course ID:

34532 PH

Expiration Date:

April 24, 2015

Qualified Credits:

Course has expired


COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Over the past few years a number of new developments have been made in the understanding and treatment of common ocular diseases. This course will present an update on a few new drugs in the treatment of macular degeneration and glaucoma and share some of the latest progress in treatment of macular degeneration (AMD). Furthermore, it will provide research findings on potential novel application of ophthalmic drugs for management of ocular surface disease such as dry eye and pterygium.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Know about newly approved drugs for glaucoma
  • Understand how inter professional health care collaboration works
  • Learn about developments in clinical ophthalmic research
  • Understand the etiology of pterygia in order to better treat them
  • Know about newly approved drugs for AMD

STEPS TO TAKE COURSE:

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Pterygium treated with Azasite