Ophthalmological Emergencies

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About the course

About this course

Not sure when an eye is an emergency? Do not fear, the ophthalmologists are here!

This course is aimed at increasing your skills of managing ophthalmic emergencies. Topics will range from triaging the patient to what to do if the eye is proctosed or has glaucoma. It is aimed at recent graduates or those who would like to develop a quick problem-based approach to urgent eye conditions. From beginners to the more experienced – there is a little something for everyone!

Why do this course?
To give you the confidence to know what to do in an ophthalmic emergency.

Course details
Course format: Lectures and case-based discussions
Course length: One day
Course materials: Course notes


Charlotte Dawson, BVetMed MVetMed DipECVO MRCVS 
Lecturer in Veterinary Ophthalmology 
The Royal Veterinary College 

Marian Matas Riera, DVM DipECVO PGCertVetEd FHEA MRCVS 
Lecturer in Ophthalmology 
The Royal Veterinary College 

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