Systematic Macular OCT Interpretation

07 Aug 2021
2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Systematic Macular OCT Interpretation

Presentation Outline

Illustrative clinical scenarios/cases showing the use and interpretation of macular OCT highlighting:

Clinical assessment of a patient

Constructing a differential diagnosis

Development of a management plan

Monitoring for progression where appropriate

Indications for referral to secondary care

Potential for collaborative care models

Learning Objectives

Describe normal retinal anatomy and ultrastructure

Correlate retinal anatomy with macular OCT images

Describe normal macular OCT findings and identify/name scan features

Systematic assessment of the abnormal macular OCT

Differential diagnosis of OCT abnormalities:

  • Vitreo-retinal interface disorders
  • Retinal disorders
  • Sub-retinal disorders