Saving changes...

Done

Error

Central Scotomas and Eccentric Fixation in Low Vision Rehabilitation

Central Scotomas and Eccentric Fixation in Low Vision Rehabilitation

Central Scotomas and Eccentric Fixation in Low Vision Rehabilitation

Kendall Krug, OD
Kendall Krug, OD
on behalf of Envision University

$30.00 $ 30.00 $ 30.00

$30.00 $ 30.00 $ 30.00

$ 30.00 $ 30.00 $ 30.00
$ 30.00 $ 30.00 $ 30.00
Normal Price: $30.00 $30.00

Review:

Launch date: 13 Aug 2019
Expiry Date: 22 May 2022

Last updated: 06 Dec 2019

Reference: 194746

This course is no longer available

Exam is embedded in the course
No preview available
No Exam Available

Latest User Comments

I would like to...

Course Availability

This course is only available to trainees days after purchase. It would need to be repurchased by the trainee if not completed in the allotted time period. This course is no longer available. You will need to repurchase if you wish to take the course again.

You have null days left.

Description

This lecture will explain the different types of scotomas along with their signs and symptoms that maybe be encountered in daily practice. Simple diagnostic testing using typical office exam equipment will be discussed. A strategy for determining the best functioning eye and suggested rehabilitation techniques will be covered along with a comparison to techniques used in Vision Therapy.

Objectives

Learning Objective One
Describe characteristics of two types of common scotoma.
Learning Objective Two
Discuss diagnostic testing for detecting the type and location of scotomas and de-termine the Eccentric Viewing direction.
Learning Objective Three
Suggested training techniques for developing a useful eccentric viewing position and how this may improve reading performance.
Kendall Krug, OD

Author Information Play Video Bio

Kendall Krug, OD
on behalf of Envision University

Dr. Kendall Krug is a native of Hays, KS and graduated from Fort Hays State University. He received his Doctor of Optometry degree from the Southern College of Optometry in Memphis, TN. , and completed additional training in Low Vision Rehabilitation at the New York Lighthouse for the Blind. Krug is a Diplomate of the American Board of Optometry and currently is in private practice in Hays, KS. Dr. Krug currently serves on the Blue Cross and Blue Shield - KS Medical Advisory Committee. He is Past Chairman of the KS Advisory Committee for the Blind and Visually Impaired., and serves as a Consultant to the KS State School for the Blind. Krug is on the Board of Directors of the Heartland Community Foundation. Awards received Kansas Optometry Association: -Legislative Service Award and Distinguished Service Award. Envision Wichita: Visionary Award. Kansas Lions Sight Foundation: Claude DeVorss Fellow. Knight of Sight.

Current Accreditations

This course has been certified by or provided by the following Certified Organization/s:

  • Council on Optometric Practitioner Education (COPE)
  • 1.00 Hours -
    Exam Pass Rate: 70
    -
    Reference: 63120-LV
  • AOA/Commission on Paraoptometric Certification (CPC)
  • 1.00 Hours -
    Exam Pass Rate: 70
    -
    Reference: LV-0018-18
  • Academy for Certification of Vision Rehabilitation & Education Professionals (ACVREP)
  • 1.00 Hours -
    Exam Attempts: 3
    -
    Exam Pass Rate: 70
  • The American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
  • 1.00 Units -
    Exam Attempts: 3
    -
    Exam Pass Rate: 70
    -
    Reference: 1: Domain of OT; 2: Occupational Therapy Proc

Faculty and Disclosures

Additional Contributors

Conflicts Declared

Conflicts of Interest declaration by Author:

null

User Reviews (0)

Go Back

Loading...


Saving changes...

Done

Error