Rehab Considerations for Patients with Glaucoma or Retinal Disorders

Green Clock Hours: 0.13 - 1.25

Diabetic retinopathy and age-related vision disorders, like glaucoma and macular degeneration, can have a significant impact on a person's ability to participate in therapy. This module provides physical and occupational therapy professionals with an overview of the pathophysiology of these conditions, current medical and pharmacologic treatment options, and common clinical presentations. Best practices for physical and occupational therapy professionals to accommodate for vision impairment and maximize function, reduce fall risk, and prevent complications associated with these eye conditions are discussed.

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Diabetic retinopathy and age-related vision disorders, like glaucoma and macular degeneration, can have a significant impact on a person's ability to participate in therapy. This module provides physical and occupational therapy professionals with an overview of the pathophysiology of these conditions, current medical and pharmacologic treatment options, and common clinical presentations. Best practices for physical and occupational therapy professionals to accommodate for vision impairment and maximize function, reduce fall risk, and prevent complications associated with these eye conditions are discussed.

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