A Practical Approach to Visual Field Testing and Interpretation for Glaucoma

A Practical Approach to Visual Field Testing and Interpretation for Glaucoma
Leon Nehmad, OD, MSW, FAAO
Associate Clinical Professor, SUNY College of Optometry
Email: lnehmad@sunyopt.edu

COPE #: 37461-GL
Fee: $25

**COPE approved for 1 hour of Distance Learning CE credit**

Course Description

This course is designed to assist the practitioner in addressing some of the major challenges in visual field testing for glaucoma: obtaining reliable fields, analyzing the visual field printout, measuring progression, choosing the right field, and testing frequency. The course will provide strategies for addressing these challenges supported by recent research and case examples.

Course Objectives

  • Provide strategies for obtaining reliable visual fields
  • Provide strategies for differentiating true defects from pseudo defects
  • Provide guidelines for interpretation of fields
  • Provide guidelines for measurement of progression
  • Provide guidelines for which test to perform
  • Provide guidelines for frequency of testing
  • To illustrate above with case examples, and support of recent literature

Take the Exam

Click on the video below to view the lecture, at the completion of the video register at the bottom of the web page to take the exam. Upon successful passing of the exam with a grade of 70% or higher you will then be instructed to pay by credit card, once the payment is processed click on the "print out your certificate" link. **Please be advised that you must print the certificate immediately as you will be unable to return to that page.** The course is a video presentation that you can watch on this page. You may return to the website at a later date to submit your exam.

Should you have any questions please contact the Office of Continuing Professional Education at phone: (212) 938-5830 or email: ce@sunyopt.edu

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