Ophthalmology - Glaucoma CME

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Ophthalmology - Glaucoma Activities

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Acute Closed Angle Glaucoma Acute angle-closure glaucoma is an ocular emergency that results from a rapid increase in intraocular pressure due to outflow obstruction of aqueous h ... Read the Article 1 6 Activity DO
Acute Closed Angle Glaucoma Acute angle-closure glaucoma is an ocular emergency that results from a rapid increase in intraocular pressure due to outflow obstruction of aqueous h ... Read the Article 1 6 Activity MD/PA
Alpha Adrenergic Receptors The indication for the use of an alpha-receptor modifying medication depends on which receptor is the target: the alpha-1 receptor or the alpha-2 rece ... Read the Article 1 4 Activity DO
Alpha Adrenergic Receptors The indication for the use of an alpha-receptor modifying medication depends on which receptor is the target: the alpha-1 receptor or the alpha-2 rece ... Read the Article 1 4 Activity MD/PA
Aniridia Aniridia is defined as a partial or complete absence of the iris. It may be associated with various systemic disorders and multiple ocular morbidities ... Read the Article 1 6 Activity DO
Aniridia Aniridia is defined as a partial or complete absence of the iris. It may be associated with various systemic disorders and multiple ocular morbidities ... Read the Article 1 6 Activity MD/PA
Aniridic Fibrosis Syndrome Aniridic fibrosis syndrome is a rare complication of invasive intraocular surgery (especially cataract extraction with intraocular lens implantation) ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Aniridic Fibrosis Syndrome Aniridic fibrosis syndrome is a rare complication of invasive intraocular surgery (especially cataract extraction with intraocular lens implantation) ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Axenfeld-Rieger Syndrome Axenfeld-Rieger syndrome (ARS) was previously known as Axenfeld anomaly; the latter term was used to describe one of three subvariants of this spectru ... Read the Article 1 4 Activity DO
Axenfeld-Rieger Syndrome Axenfeld-Rieger syndrome (ARS) was previously known as Axenfeld anomaly; the latter term was used to describe one of three subvariants of this spectru ... Read the Article 1 4 Activity MD/PA
Betaxolol Betaxolol is a medication used mostly in managing and treating open-angle glaucoma, essential hypertension, post-myocardial infarction, and chronic s ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Betaxolol Betaxolol is a medication used mostly in managing and treating open-angle glaucoma, essential hypertension, post-myocardial infarction, and chronic s ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Bimatoprost Ophthalmic Solution Bimatoprost ophthalmic solution is an eye drop medication used to lower intraocular pressure in patients with open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertens ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Bimatoprost Ophthalmic Solution Bimatoprost ophthalmic solution is an eye drop medication used to lower intraocular pressure in patients with open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertens ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Blunt Eye Trauma Blunt injury to the eye can lead to various intrinsic eye injuries. Globe rupture and retrobulbar hematoma are two emergent entities that are of impor ... Read the Article 1.5 14 Activity DO
Blunt Eye Trauma Blunt injury to the eye can lead to various intrinsic eye injuries. Globe rupture and retrobulbar hematoma are two emergent entities that are of impor ... Read the Article 1.5 14 Activity MD/PA
Buphthalmos The word buphthalmos originates from the Greek word "ox-eyed." Congenital enlargement of the eye was recognized as early as 400 BC by Hippocrates, and ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Buphthalmos The word buphthalmos originates from the Greek word "ox-eyed." Congenital enlargement of the eye was recognized as early as 400 BC by Hippocrates, and ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Cannabis Use For Glaucoma And Associated Pain Cannabis plants and their derivatives delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) have been evaluated for the treatment of many disorde ... Read the Article 1.25 9 Activity DO
Cannabis Use For Glaucoma And Associated Pain Cannabis plants and their derivatives delta(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) have been evaluated for the treatment of many disorde ... Read the Article 1.25 9 Activity MD/PA
Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors Carbonic anhydrase inhibitors are a medication used in the management and treatment of glaucoma, idiopathic intracranial hypertension, altitude sickne ... Read the Article 1 6 Activity DO
Carbonic Anhydrase Inhibitors Carbonic anhydrase inhibitors are a medication used in the management and treatment of glaucoma, idiopathic intracranial hypertension, altitude sickne ... Read the Article 1 6 Activity MD/PA
Chronic Closed Angle Glaucoma Chronic closed-angle glaucoma, also called chronic angle-closure glaucoma, is a condition that can be a cause of permanent vision loss if not diagnose ... Read the Article 1 7 Activity DO
Chronic Closed Angle Glaucoma Chronic closed-angle glaucoma, also called chronic angle-closure glaucoma, is a condition that can be a cause of permanent vision loss if not diagnose ... Read the Article 1 7 Activity MD/PA
Cyclodiode Laser Glaucoma Therapy Cyclodiode laser has traditionally been used to treat high intraocular pressures and refractory cases of glaucoma not amenable to medical or other sur ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Cyclodiode Laser Glaucoma Therapy Cyclodiode laser has traditionally been used to treat high intraocular pressures and refractory cases of glaucoma not amenable to medical or other sur ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Glaucoma Glaucoma is a condition of increased intraocular pressure in the eye that may progress to a loss of vision. This results in a characteristic optic ner ... Read the Article 1.5 18 Activity DO
Glaucoma Glaucoma is a condition of increased intraocular pressure in the eye that may progress to a loss of vision. This results in a characteristic optic ner ... Read the Article 1.5 18 Activity MD/PA
Hyphema Hyphema is the accumulation of red blood cells (RBCs) in the anterior chamber of the eye. By definition, blood must be grossly visible, either on dire ... Read the Article 1.25 8 Activity DO
Hyphema Hyphema is the accumulation of red blood cells (RBCs) in the anterior chamber of the eye. By definition, blood must be grossly visible, either on dire ... Read the Article 1.25 8 Activity MD/PA
Juvenile Glaucoma Juvenile open-angle glaucoma is an uncommon and more severe form of primary open-angle glaucoma. It occurs as a result of abnormal development of trab ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Juvenile Glaucoma Juvenile open-angle glaucoma is an uncommon and more severe form of primary open-angle glaucoma. It occurs as a result of abnormal development of trab ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Latanoprost Latanoprost is an eye drop formulation for the treatment of elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) in patients with ocular hypertension or open-angle gla ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Latanoprost Latanoprost is an eye drop formulation for the treatment of elevated intraocular pressure (IOP) in patients with ocular hypertension or open-angle gla ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Lens Induced Glaucoma Lens-induced glaucoma (LIG) is a common entity presenting to the outpatient department as an acute painful diminution of vision with red-eye. The pre ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Lens Induced Glaucoma Lens-induced glaucoma (LIG) is a common entity presenting to the outpatient department as an acute painful diminution of vision with red-eye. The pre ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Megalocornea Megalocornea, also known as anterior megalophthalmos, X-linked megalocornea, and macrocornea, is a rare bilateral nonprogressive congenital defect tha ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Megalocornea Megalocornea, also known as anterior megalophthalmos, X-linked megalocornea, and macrocornea, is a rare bilateral nonprogressive congenital defect tha ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Microspherophakia Microspherophakia is a rare congenital entity that is characterized by a bi-convex spherical lens with reduced equatorial diameter. This is primarily ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Microspherophakia Microspherophakia is a rare congenital entity that is characterized by a bi-convex spherical lens with reduced equatorial diameter. This is primarily ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Neovascular Glaucoma Neovascular glaucoma (NVG) is characterized by the formation of new blood vessels over the iris and the angle of the anterior chamber. These new blood ... Read the Article 1.25 6 Activity DO
Neovascular Glaucoma Neovascular glaucoma (NVG) is characterized by the formation of new blood vessels over the iris and the angle of the anterior chamber. These new blood ... Read the Article 1.25 6 Activity MD/PA
Netarsudil Ophthalmic Solution Netarsudil is a medication used in the treatment and management of glaucoma and ocular hypertension. Netarsudil is classified as a rho-kinase inhibito ... Read the Article 1 7 Activity DO
Netarsudil Ophthalmic Solution Netarsudil is a medication used in the treatment and management of glaucoma and ocular hypertension. Netarsudil is classified as a rho-kinase inhibito ... Read the Article 1 7 Activity MD/PA
Nevus Of Ota And Ito Ocular dermal melanosis, also known as nevus of Ota or oculodermal melanocyte, is benign melanosis that involves the distribution of the trigeminal ne ... Read the Article 1.25 13 Activity DO
Nevus Of Ota And Ito Ocular dermal melanosis, also known as nevus of Ota or oculodermal melanocyte, is benign melanosis that involves the distribution of the trigeminal ne ... Read the Article 1.25 13 Activity MD/PA
Normal Tension Glaucoma Normal-tension glaucoma is a characteristic glaucomatous optic neuropathy with intraocular pressures in the normal range. It is a common condition and ... Read the Article 1 6 Activity DO
Normal Tension Glaucoma Normal-tension glaucoma is a characteristic glaucomatous optic neuropathy with intraocular pressures in the normal range. It is a common condition and ... Read the Article 1 6 Activity MD/PA
Open Angle Glaucoma Open-angle glaucoma is a chronic, progressive, and irreversible multifactorial optic neuropathy that is characterized by an open angle of the anterior ... Read the Article 1.5 13 Activity DO
Open Angle Glaucoma Open-angle glaucoma is a chronic, progressive, and irreversible multifactorial optic neuropathy that is characterized by an open angle of the anterior ... Read the Article 1.5 13 Activity MD/PA
Posner Schlossman Syndrome Posner Schlossman syndrome, also known as glaucomatocyclitic crisis, is an infrequently encountered cause of inflammatory ocular hypertension. It is c ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Posner Schlossman Syndrome Posner Schlossman syndrome, also known as glaucomatocyclitic crisis, is an infrequently encountered cause of inflammatory ocular hypertension. It is c ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Primary Congenital Glaucoma Primary congenital glaucoma is a rare genetic congenital ocular disorder that affects children at birth. It is characterized by abnormally high intrao ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Primary Congenital Glaucoma Primary congenital glaucoma is a rare genetic congenital ocular disorder that affects children at birth. It is characterized by abnormally high intrao ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome Pseudoexfoliation syndrome is a chronic, age-related disorder of the extracellular matrix that results in the deposition of abnormal fibrillary (pseud ... Read the Article 1 7 Activity DO
Pseudoexfoliation Syndrome Pseudoexfoliation syndrome is a chronic, age-related disorder of the extracellular matrix that results in the deposition of abnormal fibrillary (pseud ... Read the Article 1 7 Activity MD/PA
Steroid Induced Glaucoma Steroids are one of the most commonly prescribed drugs, used mainly in the treatment of various autoimmune and inflammatory conditions. Although they ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Steroid Induced Glaucoma Steroids are one of the most commonly prescribed drugs, used mainly in the treatment of various autoimmune and inflammatory conditions. Although they ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Sturge-Weber Syndrome Sturge-Weber syndrome, also known as encephalotrigeminal angiomatosis, is a neurocutaneous disorder characterized by angiomas involving the face, chor ... Read the Article 1.25 12 Activity DO
Sturge-Weber Syndrome Sturge-Weber syndrome, also known as encephalotrigeminal angiomatosis, is a neurocutaneous disorder characterized by angiomas involving the face, chor ... Read the Article 1.25 12 Activity MD/PA
Timolol Timolol is a medication used in the treatment and management of open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension. It is in the beta-blocker class of drugs. ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Timolol Timolol is a medication used in the treatment and management of open-angle glaucoma and ocular hypertension. It is in the beta-blocker class of drugs. ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Tonometry Tonometry is a common procedure employed by health care professionals to measure intraocular pressure (IOP) using a calibrated instrument. Instruments ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Tonometry Tonometry is a common procedure employed by health care professionals to measure intraocular pressure (IOP) using a calibrated instrument. Instruments ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Topiramate Topiramate is a medication used to manage and treat epilepsy and migraine, and it is in the second-generation anti-epileptic drugs class of drugs. Thi ... Read the Article 1.25 12 Activity DO
Topiramate Topiramate is a medication used to manage and treat epilepsy and migraine, and it is in the second-generation anti-epileptic drugs class of drugs. Thi ... Read the Article 1.25 12 Activity MD/PA
Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Keratitis Tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI) keratitis is an ocular complication of certain antineoplastic medications, primarily those that inhibit the epidermal ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity DO
Tyrosine Kinase Inhibitor Keratitis Tyrosine kinase inhibitor (TKI) keratitis is an ocular complication of certain antineoplastic medications, primarily those that inhibit the epidermal ... Read the Article 1 5 Activity MD/PA
Waardenburg Syndrome Waardenburg syndrome is a group of genetic conditions inherited in an autosomal dominant fashion. During embryogenesis, there is an abnormal distribut ... Read the Article 1 6 Activity DO
Waardenburg Syndrome Waardenburg syndrome is a group of genetic conditions inherited in an autosomal dominant fashion. During embryogenesis, there is an abnormal distribut ... Read the Article 1 6 Activity MD/PA

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