1. Seizure Etiology/ Therapies:
Understanding and Managing Glaucoma in Dogs
In this enlightening lesson, Dr. Ward will delve into the complex and potentially sight-threatening condition of glaucoma in dogs. Glaucoma is a serious ocular disorder characterized by increased intraocular pressure, which can lead to irreversible damage to the optic nerve and loss of vision. Dr. Ward will be using his clinical and educational experience to create a comprehensive exploration of this topic, to provide participants with a deeper understanding of the causes, symptoms, diagnostic methods, and treatment options associated with glaucoma in dogs.
During the lesson, Dr. Ward will discuss the importance of early detection and accurate diagnosis in managing glaucoma in dogs. Participants will gain insights into the diagnostic techniques. Dr. Ward will also explore various treatment options for glaucoma and the importance of ongoing monitoring and follow-up care.
By the end of this lesson, participants will be equipped with valuable knowledge to recognize the signs of glaucoma, understand the diagnostic process, make informed decisions regarding treatment options, and provide optimal care for dogs affected by this condition.