Student Login |


Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Home » Online Training Course

Glaucoma: Diagnosis (GLAUD)

Certification Training Duration: 0.6 hours (the average time to complete the training program, including final assessments).
Credits Hours: 1
Self-paced Training: 24/7 access to course.
Enrollment Period: 3 months.
Demonstration: Try one of our FREE courses.
Certificate: View sample certificate.

THIS COURSE IS CURRENTLY NOT AVAILABLE.
Contact the BioPharma Institute for more information.

BioPharma Institute LogoTraining Program: Glaucoma: Diagnosis
Training Provided By: BioPharma Institute
Website: https://www.biopharmainstitute.com

Availability: Immediately available upon ordering.

Description: Online training with immediate access upon enrollment. Glaucoma affects about 70 million people worldwide, over 6.7 million of whom are bilaterally blind. Glaucoma often remains undetected until significant optic nerve damage has occurred. There are very few symptoms to alert the physician to open angle glaucoma development and progression. This course covers the clinical presentation of and the diagnostic tests for the more common glaucomas: angle closure glaucoma, open angle glaucoma, and glaucomas associated with systemic disorders.
Certification Requirements: Students must view the entire program and successfully pass an online, multiple-choice final assessment with >80% passing grade within a 90 day period of time (180 days for Professional Certification Programs). Certificate is accessible in PDF format immediately after satisfying requirements.

Online Training Programs Include:

  • Immediate access to training: Instructions, user name, password and receipt of payment emailed instantly upon online enrollment
  • Optimized for learning: Courses include voice-overs, easy navigation, progress checks, and high-quality animations to increase retention of subject matter
  • Self-paced training: 24/7 access to individual courses for 90 days; and 180 days for professional certification programs
  • Flexible final assessments: Tests include multiple-choice questions and can be taken repeatedly until a passing score is achieved
  • Direct access to certificates: Documentation instantly available once course requirements have been fulfilled
  • Corporate reimbursements: Employers may pay for or reimburse employees for training. Purchase orders (POs) for both individual and group training are accepted
  • Corporate LMS solutions: All courses are SCORM compliant and can be delivered from most corporate Learning Management Systems
  • Career advancement: Professional certifications may be helpful for those seeking new careers or transitioning to different positions within their organization


The Glaucoma: Diagnosis course is found in the following professional certification program(s):


COURSE OUTLINE:


INTRODUCTION
1. Course Information
2. Interface Tour
3. Course Overview

PHYSICAL SYMPTOMS
4. Objectives
5. Acute Angle Closure Glaucoma
6. Open Angle Glaucoma
7. Other Glaucomas
8. Ocular Hypertension
9. Progress Check

DIAGNOSTIC TESTS
10. Objectives
11. Optic Nerve Evaluation
12. Visual Field Testing
13. Structural Imaging
14. Applanation Tonometry
15. Pachymetry
16. Gonioscopy
17. Ultrasound Biomicroscopy
18. Progress Check

CONCLUSION
19. Summary

GLOSSARY/RESOURCES

COURSE OBJECTIVES:


Differentiate between open angle glaucoma and narrow angle glaucoma.
Describe glaucomas associated with different systemic diseases.
List and describe diagnostic techniques used to evaluate glaucoma.
Discuss the use of these techniques to evaluate glaucoma in clinical practice.


For more information on the BioPharma Institute’s training programs, or to suggest a course, please complete the form located below. Alternatively, you may call toll free in the US: (888) 4-BIO-LRN, international callers can dial (201) 301-8370, or email Support@BioPharmaInstitute.com.

Information Request / Suggest a Course Form:

NAME:
COMPANY:
ADDRESS:
CITY:
STATE:
ZIP CODE:
COUNTRY:
PHONE:
EMAIL:
 
Enter the number from the image above
COMMENTS or Suggest a course:
(For pricing information, please provide us
with as much detail as possible about your training project):