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Nuclear Dissasembly Techniques: Phacoemulsification

Home / Lens and Cataract / Surgery for Cataract

Title: Nuclear Dissasembly Techniques: Phacoemulsification
Author: Alan S. Crandall, MD, Vice-Chair, Department of Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences
Date: 12/20/2016
Keywords/Main Subjects: Phacoemulsification; Crystalline lens removal techniques; OVD; viscoelastic
Diagnosis: Cataract
Brief Description: Alan Crandall is one of the top cataract surgeons in the world and a former president of ASCRS (the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery). This video covers all of the techniques of lens removal with concentration on phacoemulsification. Exceptional detail and practical considerations are covered. The physics and practical aspects of viscoelastics are also discussed. Techniques to make surgery more elegant and improve outcomes are discussed.
Format: video
Series: EIU Lecture Series 2016
Identifier: Moran_CORE_23495
Copyright statement: Copyright 2017. Please see terms of use page for more information.


Vision Assessment in the Pediatric Patient

Home / Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus / The Pediatric Eye Exam

Title: Vision Assessment in the Pediatric Patient
Author: Leah A. Owen, MD, Assistant Professor, Ophthalmology & Visual Science
Date: 5/21/2016
Keywords/Main Subjects: Pediatric ophthalmology; Vision testing; Amblyopia
Secondary CORE Category:  Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus / Amblyopia
Diagnosis: None
Brief Description: This video covers the normal visual expections for children of all ages. Discussions of how to check vision for different ages are discussed. Abnormal findings are discussed and some of the common causes of decreased or abnormal testing are considered.
Format: video
Series: EIU Lecture Series 2016
Identifier: Moran_CORE_23494
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Glaucoma Surgery

Home / Glaucoma / Surgical Therapy for Glaucoma

Title: Vision Assessment in the Pediatric Patient
Author: Charles Weber, MD, Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences, Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Utah, Moran Eye Center
Date: 5/21/2016
Keywords/Main Subjects: Glaucoma; trabeculectomy; trabeculoplasty; intraoperative gonioscopy
Secondary CORE Category: Ophthalmic Surgery / Glaucoma Surgery
Diagnosis: Glaucoma
Brief Description: This video covers intraoperative gonioscopy; laser trabeculoplasty and trabeculectomy. Surgical techniaues are discussed and example cases shown. Tips for successful surgery are given. Postoperative care is discussed.
Format: video
Series: EIU Lecture Series 2016
Identifier: Moran_CORE_23493
Copyright statement: Copyright 2017. Please see terms of use page for more information.


The Glaucoma Evaluation

Home / Glaucoma / Clinical Evaluation

Title: Vision Assessment in the Pediatric Patient
Author: Charles Weber, MD, Ophthalmology/Visual Sciences, Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of Utah, Moran Eye Center
Date: 5/21/2016
Keywords/Main Subjects: Glaucoma; pachymetry; gonioscopy; tonometry; visual field
Diagnosis: Glaucoma
Brief Description: This video covers in detail the basic principles of evaluating and diagnosis the patient in whom glaucoma is diagnosed or suspected. Examination techniques and the methods of using these techniques in diagnosing and grading glucoma are discussed.
Format: video
Series: EIU Lecture Series 2016
Identifier: Moran_CORE_23492
Copyright statement: Copyright 2017. Please see terms of use page for more information.


Ocular Infections

Home / External Disease and Cornea / Clinical Approach to Ocular Surface Disorders

Title: Ocular Infections
Author: Balamurali K. Ambati, PhD, MD
Date: 5/21/2016
Keywords/Main Subjects: Conjuctivitis; Keratitis; Viral conjuctivitis; Bacterial Conjunctivitis; Acanthamoeba; viral keratititis; bacterial keratitis; orbital cellulitis; endophthalmitis
Diagnosis: Ocular Infections
Brief Description: This video covers the principles of diagnosis and treatment of infections of the eye and infectious causes of the red eye. Conjunctivitis and keratitis in particular are discussed. Orbital Cellulitis and Endophthalmitis are also discussed.
Format: video
Series: EIU Lecture Series 2016
Identifier: Moran_CORE_23491
Copyright statement: Copyright 2017. Please see terms of use page for more information.