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Recently an ophthalmologist in a developing country asked me when I would start a patient with ocular hypertension ( mid-20’s IOP and a normal cup / disc ratio ) on therapy. I wanted to follow up ...

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Recently an ophthalmologist in a developing country asked me when I would start a patient with ocular hypertension ( mid-20’s IOP and a normal cup / ...

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Recently I was able to show  a health care provider two separate patients with an eyelash caught / embedded under a pterygium on the bulbar conjunctiva. I have seen this previously  simply ...

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Recently I was able to show  a health care provider two separate patients with an eyelash caught / embedded under a pterygium on the bulbar ...

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Start: 15th June 2018 Type: Seminar Description: Globally, there are 37 million people blind. 80% of this blindness is avoidable. Major efforts have been undertaken in the past 20 years to ...
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Start: 15th June 2018 Type: Seminar Description: Globally, there are 37 million people blind. 80% of this blindness is avoidable. Major efforts ...
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Dr David Chang shares this article that was published recently in the CRST Europe edition.
http://www.globalsight.org/pdf/Lessons_all_cataract_surgeons.pdf
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Dr David Chang shares this article that was published recently in the CRST Europe edition.
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Dr. Sui Chien Wong joined the team of EyeCare Project Physicians in 2014, when the London-based ophthalmologist got a call from the EyeCare Project's Founder Dr. Roger Ohanesian ...

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Dr. Sui Chien Wong joined the team of EyeCare Project Physicians in 2014, when the London-based ophthalmologist got a call from the ...

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Visual Field testing ( perimetry ) is useful but often the first test is unreliable.

Someone should stay in room with patient and have them look straight ahead. The test is worthless if patient is ...

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Visual Field testing ( perimetry ) is useful but often the first test is unreliable.

Someone should stay in room with patient and have them look ...

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#1. Get a  history from the mother. What is the eye problem? Was the child born pre-mature. ? Does the mother think the child can see? Has any other eye doctor seen the patient. What was their ...

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#1. Get a  history from the mother. What is the eye problem? Was the child born pre-mature. ? Does the mother think the child can see? Has any ...

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 #1. If the V.A. is 20/60 or 20/70 with both eyes open without glasses then that may be sufficient vision. Everyone does not need to see 20/30 at distance. Many patients know their numbers but ...
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 #1. If the V.A. is 20/60 or 20/70 with both eyes open without glasses then that may be sufficient vision. Everyone does not need to see 20/30 ...
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#A. Get a good history. Did the patient use to see well in that eye or always poor vision ( lazy eye).  Any hx of old trauma?

 

#B. Check IOP. Look at that eye with slit lamp.Is the ...

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#A. Get a good history. Did the patient use to see well in that eye or always poor vision ( lazy eye).  Any hx of old trauma?

 

#B. ...

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When the YWAM Medical Ships team first met Mandy, she was blind with bilateral cataracts.

Mandy had been blind for three years, she could only see light and dark shades and was heavily reliant on ...

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When the YWAM Medical Ships team first met Mandy, she was blind with bilateral cataracts.

Mandy had been blind for three years, she could only see ...

Preparing for Surgical Mission - ASCRS 2017

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  • Safety and Health in Missions - Susan MacDonald MD
  • Preparing for Missions - Stan Pletcher MD
  • Glaucoma in the Developing World- Scott Lawrence MD
  • Five (5) Minute Cure for Blindness - David Chang MD
  • A Model of Sustainable Eye Care - Dong Hae KIM MD
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