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Glaucoma: clinical review

Glaucoma: clinical review


Clinical Review

Time to Complete

1.5 hours


November 6, 2014


November 6, 2014

Programme Description

This article by Ms Gilli Vafidis and Ms Samantha Levin provides an overview of the diagnosis and management of glaucoma. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include risk factors and examination features.

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, healthcare professionals should be able to:
  • Recognise the risk factors of glaucoma
  • Describe the types, diagnostic criteria and treatment options
  • Develop a referral pathway for glaucoma patients
  • Faculty

    Activity authors
    Ms Gilli Vafidis
    Consultant ophthalmic surgeon and clinical lead
    Brent Diabetic Eye Screening Programme

    Ms Samantha Levin
    Consultant ophthalmic surgeon
    Central Middlesex Hospital
    North West London Hospitals NHS Trust

    Test author
    Dr Ravi Ramanathan


    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 1.5 learning credits (1.5 hours learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time and may be exported to the Clarity & RCGP Appraisal Toolkit for GPs.


    Hardware and Software Requirements
    • A computer with an internet connection
    • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
    • Additional Software: Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML 5 capable browser maybe required for video or audio playback. PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader may occasionally be required