Course 20

Number of Candidates: 20 candidates
Aim of Course: To review fundamentals and various techniques of retinal laser photocoagulation in various retinal diseases and to review the current role of sub-threshold laser
Course Directors: Ihab Abdel Aziz, Tarek Hemeida
Instructors: Hazem El Nashar, Ihab Abdel Aziz, Islam Shereen

Course Details:

09:00 – 10:05 Didactic Presentations

09:00 – 09:05
Course overview and self-assessment questions
09:05 – 09:17
Basics of Laser treatment

Ihab Abdel Aziz

09:17 – 09:29
Fundamentals of PRP Laser treatment

Mahmood Mekkawy

09:29 – 09:41
Fundamentals of Macular Laser treatment

Hazem El Nashar

09:41 – 09:53
Fundamentals of Sub-threshold Laser treatment

Tarek Hemeida

09:53 – 10:05 Laser treatment for various retinal pathology

Islam Shereen

Each presentation is followed by 2 minutes discussion

10:05 – 11:00  Interactive cases & poll questions

10:05 – 10:50
Five clinical cases for discussion
10:50 – 11:00
Poll questions & quiz

After completion of the course; each candidate will answer several questions to
assess how much he learnt from the course and an appraisal form to assess the course.