Application of Topical, Injection, and
Oral Corticosteroids in Ocular Disease Management
Lorne B. Yudcovitch OD, MS, FAAO
Expires: April 1, 2011
2 credits, $49
Section: Retina and Posterior Segment
Many ocular and systemic conditions recognized by optometrists can be treated by the judicious use of corticosteroids, commonly known as steroids. This course serves to educate the reader about the mechanisms of steroid action, potential ocular side effects and systemic effects. It also provides information on indications and contraindications for use of steroids in optometric practice.