Problems in Paediatric External Ocular Disease: Blepharo-kerato-conjunctivitis, Vernal Keratoconjunctivitis (VKC) & Oculocutaneous Conjunctivitis
Dr. John Dart
Moorefield's Eye Hospital & Institute of Ophthalmology, London, England
20 Feb 2004
UBC Department of Ophthalmology Grand Rounds
60 minutes duration.
- Understanding the diagnosis and treatment of anterior lid margin and corneal disease.
- Review the pathogenesis, diagnosis and treatment of vernal keratoconjunctivitis and complications leading to blindness.
- Review the epidemiology, pathology and management of Stevens-Johnson Syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN).
- Discuss the guidelines for topical therapy of the ocular surface and potential toxic effects..