An Update on Methods for Assessing Intraocular Pressure

Elliot Kirstein, OD, FAAO

COPE #16282-GL

Expires April 1, 2009

3 credits, $59

Section: Glaucoma

Introduction:

This course presents the historic and scientific background of tonometry followed by a review of recent technologic breakthroughs in intraocular (IOP) measurement. Included are case studies and citations of research papers that compare IOP measurements using traditional versus new technology. Implications of correct IOP measurement for understanding, diagnosing, and managing glaucoma are also discussed.

 

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