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ITEDS AAO Course Announced! Chicago October 16, 2016

September 8, 2016 in Blog

ITEDS AAO Chicago 2016 announced

Based on last year It was one of the top 10% rated courses

AAO ITEDS course 244 – ROOM S106A Sunday, October 16, 2016 – 2:00-4:00pm

AAO Website description

Synopsis Thyroid eye disease (TED) can be challenging to manage. This course will provide a practical update to help the ophthalmologist care for the patient with TED. The ITEDS “VISA” standardized evaluation form will be utilized in the discussion of the clinical evaluation and management of this disorder. An overview of favored approaches for surgical management will also be provided. Objectives By the conclusion of this course, participants should understand (1) disease activity, progress, and severity, (2) the ITEDS-VISA classification, (3) the use of the ITEDS-VISA classification for management, (4) management during the active phase, including conservative therapy, medical therapy, radiotherapy, and urgent surgery, and (5) management during the quiescent phase, including conservative therapy and surgical intervention.

Download outline of the program – click here

ITEDS AGM will be held from 4.30pm to 6pm on the 7th floor at the Palmer House Hotel (2 miles from the McCormick Center and on the shuttle schedule for AAO).

All are welcome to attend