Date: Sun 01/08/2021 - Tue 01/08/2023
Optometrist Credits: 0.5 General
Event Type(s): Article, Online
Presenter: Dr Jeremiah Lim
Duration 1.5 hours
Dementia is now a national health crisis and, to date, medicine has had nothing to offer as a cure. While clinical detection and diagnosis of dementia was once
only possible at postmortem, through innovative research we are now discovering that the biomarkers of this disease can be detected by looking into the eye. In the future, it’s possible to imagine that eye care professionals will play a vital role in managing this terrible disease.