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Eye Disorders ML2107

CPD Hours : 3


This session aims to discuss common eye disorders seen in primary care.


  • Develop a structured approach to assessing eye disorders in primary care.
  • Be able to recognize the symptoms and signs of the following causes of chronic visual loss: Cataract, Chronic open angle glaucoma, Age related macular degeneration
  • Assess the most common causes of red eye and eye irritation presenting to primary care and be able to form a differential diagnosis: Conjunctivitis – viral, bacterial, allergic, Blepharitis, Chalazion/ hordeolum, Dry eye, Subconjunctival haemorrhage
  • Understand the ocular effects of some systemic medications: topiramate, ethambutol, hydroxychloroquine, prednisone, sildenafil, tamsulosin

Who Should Attend

Healthcare professionals working in advanced roles in primary care and general practice


It is recommended that participants have a minimum of 2 years post qualifying experience and have a working knowledge of the anatomy of the eye and how to examine the eye.

Session includes

  • Work booklet
  • Audio presentation
  • Quiz

Lecturer:Jeshni Amblum-Almér, ANP and Course Director

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Enrolled: 1 student
Duration: 180
Lectures: 6
Level: Advanced