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Traumatic Brain Injury and Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation

Available from: 1/12/2019

Where to publish: Online / CFEH Education

Provider: Centre For Eye Health

Contact: Karin Mavromatis, [E], [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

Traumatic Brain Injury and Neuro-Optometric Rehabilitation
Activity Type
Independent Learning with Assessment
Points for attending & Passing Assessment

Acknowledgement of Country

In the spirit of reconciliation Optometry Australia acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.