Date: Tue 20/10/2020 - Thu 20/10/2022
Optometrist Credits: 1 Clinical Diagnostic Credit
Event Type(s): Online
Number: 09 929 3273
Assessing the optic disc in a child is challenging, but critical for the paediatric ophthalmology assessment. Presented here are common optic disc anomalies seen in clinical practice, with tips for assessment, investigation and diagnosis.
1. Detail the important components of the paediatric eye examination as it relates to an optic disc assessment,
2. List the clinical symptoms and signs of papilloedema, and
3. List other important causes of paediatric optic disc diseases.