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Traumatic Brain Injury and Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation

Available from: 23/04/2019

Where to publish: Online/CFEH

Provider: Centre For Eye Health

Contact: Karin Mavromatis, [E] kmavromatis@cfeh.com.au, [P] (02) 8115 0740

Learning Objectives

  • Become familiar with the signs and symptoms presenting in everyday patients, which suggest the possibility of visual or ocular effects of pre-existing neurological issues such as stroke, head injury, concussion, and neurological diseases such as Parkinson’s disease.
  • Improve awareness of questions and techniques to obtain an appropriate history to elucidate patient symptoms which may be neurological in origin.
  • Obtain a better understanding of sequential optometric assessment of visual dysfunctions and ocular health issues which can occur due to acquired brain injuries, the potential effects on a person’s activities of daily living and the options for optometric care.

Max points awarded: 2.00

Session Information

Name
Traumatic Brain Injury and Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation
Activity Type
Independent Learning with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.00

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Supplier?
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
Traumatic Brain Injury and Neuro-Optometric RehabilitationIndependent Learning with AssessmentNoNo2.00