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Fundus Autofluroescence

Available from: 20/02/2020

Where to publish: www.luxotticalearning.com.au

Provider: Luxottica Institute of Learning

Contact: Nikki Byrne, [E] iol@luxottica.com.au, [P] 02 8336 8616

Learning Objectives

  • 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 etc...) and hereditary dystrophies.
  • Consolidate their knowledge on FAF and appreciate the clinical relevance of FAF in the modern clinic setting.

Max points awarded: 2.00

Session Information

Name
Fundus Autofluroescence
Activity Type
Independent Learning with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.00