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In-Office Refractometry
(Refinement)

Continuing Education Credits:

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

Teaching Methods:

  • Hands-on Course
  • Demonstration
  • Comprehensive Manual

Course Description:

This course concentrates exclusively on other methods of refinement as a starting point for a refraction.

Note: This is part of a 3-course series: Retinoscopy / Refractometry / Functional Testing. However, courses may be taken in any order. This course does not include materials taught in Retinoscopy.

Open to all levels of ophthalmic personnel.

Topics Covered:

  • Starting the refraction from scratch: a fun, easy and objective way.
  • Other easy refraction starting points.
  • Four easy steps of refinement.
  • Proper use of the cross cylinder.
  • Other ways to test astigmatism.
  • Manifest and refraction starting techniques.
  • Balancing techniques, and other selected techniques to assure consistency.
  • How to ask questions of the patient during the refractive procedure to get the best results without taking a lot of time, and get the patient to respond the way you want.
 
   
   

Stewart Optical Education Services

In-Office Refractometry
(Refinement)

Continuing Education Credits:

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

Teaching Methods:

  • Hands-on Course
  • Demonstration
  • Comprehensive Manual

Course Description:

This course concentrates exclusively on other methods of refinement as a starting point for a refraction.

Note: This is part of a 3-course series: Retinoscopy / Refractometry / Functional Testing. However, courses may be taken in any order. This course does not include materials taught in Retinoscopy.

Open to all levels of ophthalmic personnel.

Topics Covered:

  • Starting the refraction from scratch: a fun, easy and objective way.
  • Other easy refraction starting points.
  • Four easy steps of refinement.
  • Proper use of the cross cylinder.
  • Other ways to test astigmatism.
  • Manifest and refraction starting techniques.
  • Balancing techniques, and other selected techniques to assure consistency.
  • How to ask questions of the patient during the refractive procedure to get the best results without taking a lot of time, and get the patient to respond the way you want.

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360-668-5228

425-760-4819

360-668-4120

stewartoptical@yahoo.com

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