Ophthalmology consultations will remain frustrating if we always reach for the same treatment without identifying and addressing underlying causes for the conditions presented.
This course will equip you with a logical approach to the management and diagnosis of common equine ocular conditions.
The aim of this program is to provide an overview of the equine ocular examination and the most relevant diagnostic tests to perform, as well as current approaches to the treatment of commonly seen equine ophthalmic diseases.
By successfully completing this course, you will be able to:
Describe the etiopathogenesis of common equine ophthalmic conditions in your practice, to include corneal disease, anterior uveitis, posterior uveitis and ocular trauma
Develop a logical, systematic, comprehensive approach to approach the work-up equine ophthalmic disease
Confidently perform and interpret ophthalmic diagnostic testing
Improve management and the outcomes of challenging ophthalmic cases
Prescribe appropriate topical and systemic medications to effectively treat equine ophthalmic disease.
This course includes:
Written notes, photographs and videos
Self-assessed multiple choice quizzes to test your knowledge and understanding
A discussion forum for conversation, debate and information exchange with your peers and tutors
An electronic certificate available for download upon successful completion of the course
The estimated time to complete this course is 10 hours and it will be open for 4 weeks.
|Recent Grad / Part-time Member||$289|
|Non-member / eMember||$578|