• CE credits 2 hours
    • COPE code 74284-PD / 122924
    • Available until Oct 19, 2024


Guest Lecturer
Sanjay Sharma,
MD, MSc (Epid), MBA
Professor of Ophthalmology at Queen's University
Editor-in-Chief of Optocase

Disclosure: Dr. Sharma has received research funding from Bayer and Novatis.

Learning Objectives

  • Review relevant retinal anatomy
  • Gain an understanding of the NOERC Method
  • Apply knowledge to presented cases
  • Reivew optical coherence tomography angiography (OCTA) imaging
  • Gain a deeper understanding of retinal vien occlusion (RVO)

Course Description

This case-based course will walk participants through important aspects of OCTs. This course also includes a focused review of RVO from pathophysiology through to treatment.

Some of the topics that will be discussed include:

  • A review of normal retinal anatomy
  • An overview of terminology used when identifying pathology on an OCT images, such as: hypo- and hyper-reflective areas, SHRM, shadowing, etc.
  • Review of the NOERC Method for reading an OCT
  • Analysis of over 20 OCT images
  • In depth discussion of RVO

Course Video Preview

Quick Question

What layer is B?
(Answer found in lecture video at 47:32)

OCT and RVO - Quick Question
  • Ellipsoid Zone
  • Nerve Fiber Layer
  • Outer Plexiform Layer
  • Retinal Pigment Epithelium

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