Dr. Ian Conner presents on secondary angle closure glaucoma and Dr. Joseph Martel discusses clinical utility of ultra-wide field retinal imaging. 

Educational objectives:

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Improve detection of peripheral retinal ischemia
  • Improve knowledge of ultra-wide field fundus photography platforms and advantages/disadvantages of each platform
  • Increase the diagnostic utility of wide field autofluorescence imaging

Reading Resources:

  • Iridocorneal Endothelial Syndrome and Glaucoma, Sarwat Salim and Bruce Shields, EyeNet, October 2011, American Academy of Ophthalmology. 
  • Uveitic Glaucoma: Pathophysiology and management. John Boyce et all. EyeNet, September 2009. American Academy of Ophthalmology. 
  • Diagnosis and Management of Malignant Glaucoma. Syril Dorairaj et all. EyeNet. April 2010. American Academy of Ophthalmology. 

Disclosures:

Drs. Conner and Martel has reported no relevant relationships with any entities producing health care goods or services

Accreditation Statement:

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Each physician should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Other health care professionals are awarded (0.175) continuing education units (CEU) which are equivalent to 1.75 contact hour.

For your credit transcript, please access our website 4 weeks post-completion at http://ccehs.upmc.edu and follow the link to the Credit Transcript page. If you do not provide the last 5 digits of your SSN on the next page you will not be able to access a CME credit transcript. Providing your SSN is voluntary.

Release Date: 6/26/2015 | Last Modified On: 6/26/2015 | Expires: 6/27/2016

This course has been expired.