Six Things That Changed How I Manage Graves Disease Course # 40005

Instructor:

Anthony Dewilde, OD, FAAO

Section:

Systemic Disease

COPE Course ID:

37745 PS

Expiration Date:

May 2, 2016

Qualified Credits:

Course has expired


COURSE DESCRIPTION:

Graves disease is a complex autoimmune disease that can affect the eye. New research has changed our understanding of Graves disease. This course translates the research into clinical practice. Through discussion of diagnosis, prognosis, treatment, and case examples, the clinician will be better able to manage patients with Graves disease.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Learn how smoking affects Graves disease
  • Better understanding of treatment strategies for Graves ophthalmopathy
  • Discuss how Graves affects quality of life
  • Education about role of optometrist in management of Graves disease
  • Better understanding of the pathophysiology of Graves disease
  • Examine role of co-morbidities with Graves disease

STEPS TO TAKE COURSE:

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Optic nerve decompression in Graves disease