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COVD at SECO 2018
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 Export to Your Calendar 3/4/2018 to 3/5/2018
When: Sunday, March 4, 2018
8:00 AM
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Omni Atlanta Hotel CNN Center
100 CNN Center NW
Atlanta, Georgia  30303
United States
Presenter: Barry Tannen, OD, FCOVD
Contact: Lauren Bissetta

Online registration is available until: 2/26/2018
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Diagnosis and Management of Acquired Brain Injury and Concussion: Applied Concepts for Primary Care and Vision Therapy Optometrists.  Presented by: Barry Tannen, OD, FCOVD

Millions of patients suffer acquired brain injury or concussion each year, including many of yours.    In this course you will learn how to assess the effect of ABI/concussion on your patient’s visual system both from a theoretical and practical perspective, as well learn how to implement a sound therapeutic treatment plan.  You will learn:

  • Epidemiology of ABI and concussion
  • Typical effects of diffuse axonal injury on the visual system
  • How to utilize symptom surveys to help aid your diagnosis
  • How to modify your optometric exam for ABI patients
  • Advanced diagnostic testing for ABI and concussion patients
  • Practical optometric treatment considerations in ABI/concussion
  • Basics of neuro-optometric rehabilitation: programming and procedures
  • How to set up a concussion management program in your office or clinic
  • Practice management considerations for ABI/concussion