Practical skills in direct ophthalmoscopy
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|After the short introduction to ophthalmoscopy will be discussed basic principles and methods how to recognize diff erent ocular conditions leading to structural changes of retinal tissue. Following that theoretic part the participants will be able to try the direct ophthalmoscopy via direct ophthalmoscopy simulator. Software of this device is able to off er many pathological ocular conditions which are common especially in older age population. For example age related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and others. In this workshop participants will be able to better understand the importance of this kind of eye examination, identify various retinal conditions which can cause to visual acuity loss. They can improve their skills with direct ophthalmoscope handling.