Ocular Injuries & Emergencies: Allied Ophthalmic Training Program
Authors: Miki Edwards, Medical Student, Texas Christian University & University of North Texas Health Science Center School of Medicine; Sophia Fang, MD, MAS, Pediatric Ophthalmologist & Global Outreach Fellow, Global Outreach Division, Moran Eye Center, University of Utah
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Keywords/Main Subjects: ocular/ophthalmic/eye injuries/accidents, emergencies/urgencies/emergent problems/diseases, allied personnel, nurses, community health workers, outreach, international, global
Description of Case: Overview of ocular injuries and emergencies and general management principles for conditions such as corneal abrasions/ulcers/foreign body, penetrating injury/open globes, hyphema, orbital fractures, eyelid lacerations, chemical burns, retrobulbar hemorrhages, orbital cellulitis, acute angle-closure glaucoma, and retinal detachment.
Format: Powerpoint presentation in PDF format
Faculty Approval by: Griffin Jardine, MD
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