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1975 Fundus Autofluorescence

Date: Fri 25/06/2021 - Sun 25/06/2023

Provider: Luxottica Institute of Learning

Optometrist Credits: 0.75 General

Event Type(s): Online


  • Describe what Fundus Autofluorescence (FAF) means, as well the concepts around generating a FAF image.
  • Establish the normal appearance of an FAF image in the clinical setting.
  • Understand mechanisms of hyper and hypo-autoflourescence in the retinal and recognise the clinical significance of hyper and hypo autoflourescence.
  • Examine the evidence for FAF imaging in diagnosing AMD and monitoring progression.
  • Examine how FAF plays a role in diagnosing and monitoring certain retinal conditions such as retinal tumours, plaquenil retinopathy, central serous chorioretinopathy and hereditary dystrophies.
  • Consolidate their knowledge on FAF and appreciate the clinical relevance of FAF in the modern clinic setting.
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