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The course aims to introduce students to the main problems related to the interpretation of the results of orthoptic tests.
In particular, we intend to develop the clinical reasoning based on the collected data.
The course includes lectures and practices held by the teacher for a total of 20 hours.
Orthoptist Profession Ophthalmology Assistant
Definition and purpose of the orthoptic evaluation
Approach to the patient
Orthoptic folder compilation
Standardized tests with reference to normality in preverbal, evolutionary and adult age
Versions, ductions, cover tests, Worth lights, striped glass, fusion
Relationship between orthoptist, patient and his family
Bagolini, Dale, Spielman
MARIA MUSOLINO (President)
ALDO VAGGE (President and Coordinator of Integrated Course)
It is necessary to register for the exam from the site: https://servizionline.unige.it/studenti/esami/
The exam focuses on the topics covered during the lessons but also aims to assess the ability to investigate, the use of a correct terminology and the ability to easily expose the type of rehabilitation necessary to the patient based on the problem encountered.