Full course description

Author

Chris Clark

COPE Number and Category

37948-PS

Objectives

  • The learner will be able to understand the basic science of spectral domain optical coherence tomography including errors/artifacts that can lead to misdiagnosis and limitations to detection of disease.
  • The learner will understand the clinical findings and time course for common diseases such as diabetes, glaucoma and macular degeneration using OCT.
  • The learner will understand image changes during treatment of various retinal diseases
  • The learner will understand future and current uses of OCT including provocative testing in glaucoma and examination of filtering blebs.