Fundus auto fluorescence and spectral domain ocular coherence tomography in the early detection of chloroquine retinopathy

: 2 credits
Expiry Date
: None
CPD Units
: 2.00 Points
: 2.5/4

The main focus of this study was to determine if there were objective methods that could detect early chloroquine retinopathy.

Keywords: Chloroquine Retinopathy, Fundus Auto Fluorescence, Spectral Domain Ocular Coherence Tomography.

Reading material:

Educational Objectives

Editor's comments:
Patient group is highly representative of the population as this was based at a tertiary institution in the Western Cape.

Educational Outcomes:
Upon completion of this module practitioners should have a clear understanding of:

  1. The screening techniques used currently and previously to detect chloroquine retinopathy.
  2. The outcome of the study and use in practice.

Instruction for this Module

  • Read the supplied reading material and complete the quiz at the end
  • You need to pass the quiz and complete the course rating to generate the module certificate at the end
  • You have three attempts to pass the quiz
  • The pass grade is 70%
  • Please click on the CPD certificate link to claim your certificate and to update your CPD Manager

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The outcome of the study and use in practice