Differential Diagnosis of Optic Nerve Disorders Course # 35928

Instructor:

Denise Goodwin, OD, FAAO

Section:

Neuro-Optometry

COPE Course ID:

35928 NO

Expiration Date:

September 28, 2015

Qualified Credits:

Course has expired


COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This course will cover differential diagnosis of optic nerve disorders, including optic atrophy, hypoplasia, colobomas, tilted discs, intercranial hypertension, AION, optic disc drusen and neuritis, non-glaucomatous neuropathy, and optic nerve tumors, among others.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Optic nerve hypoplasia and atrophy
  • Congenital nerve defects, like Morning Glory Disc syndrome
  • Retinal colobomas
  • Tilted optic discs
  • AION and NAION
  • Idiopathic intercranial hypertension
  • Optic disc drusen
  • Optic neuritis
  • Non-glaucomatous optic neuropathy
  • Optic nerve tumors

STEPS TO TAKE COURSE:

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Upon completion and payment you will be issued a certificate.
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