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Functional Testing Procedures in Refraction

Continuing Education Credits:

  • 8.25 JCAHPO (A) Credits
  • 8.25 AOC Credits
  • 8.00 ABO, or 8.00 NCLE Credits

Teaching Methods:

  • Hands-on Course
  • Demonstration
  • Comprehensive Manual

Course Description:

A hands-on course that concentrates on functional and objective procedures that go beyond the standard of refraction and make the outcome of standard refraction more reliable.

Note: This is part of a 3-course series: Retinoscopy / Refractometry / Functional Testing. However, courses may be taken in any order.

Open to all levels of ophthalmic personnel.

Topics Covered:

  • Donders tables and method of accommodation testing.
  • Fused crossed cylinder.
  • Use of the Maddox rods and Risely prisms, and easy ways to use them.
  • Testing of tropias versus phorias.
  • Bruckner's test.
  • Hirschberg test.
  • Use of slab off and alternatives to slab off.
  • Four base out test.
  • Estimating a refractive error without the use of lenses.
 
   
   

Stewart Optical Education Services

Functional Testing Procedures in Refraction

Continuing Education Credits:

  • 8.25 JCAHPO (A) Credits
  • 8.25 AOC Credits
  • 8.00 ABO, or 8.00 NCLE Credits

Teaching Methods:

  • Hands-on Course
  • Demonstration
  • Comprehensive Manual

Course Description:

A hands-on course that concentrates on functional and objective procedures that go beyond the standard of refraction and make the outcome of standard refraction more reliable.

Note: This is part of a 3-course series: Retinoscopy / Refractometry / Functional Testing. However, courses may be taken in any order.

Open to all levels of ophthalmic personnel.

Topics Covered:

  • Donders tables and method of accommodation testing.
  • Fused crossed cylinder.
  • Use of the Maddox rods and Risely prisms, and easy ways to use them.
  • Testing of tropias versus phorias.
  • Bruckner's test.
  • Hirschberg test.
  • Use of slab off and alternatives to slab off.
  • Four base out test.
  • Estimating a refractive error without the use of lenses.

Contact Information:

 

Phone:

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Fax:

Email:

Mail:

360-668-5228

425-760-4819

360-668-4120

stewartoptical@yahoo.com

Stewart Optical Education Services
801 Broadway, Lobby
Seattle, WA 98122