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Tuesday, September 27, 2005
14:00 - 16:00
C-27-08  Laser Course for the Treatment of Retinal Diseases

Lang G. E. (Ulm)

Kampmeier J. (Ulm)

Registration fee: 150 € / 200 €
No. of Participants: min. 20 / max. 100
Venue: Room Madrid (Messe)


The course is based on international standards of classification, diagnosis, and laser treatment of different retinal diseases. The most important theoretical basis of laser treatment and side effects are discussed. Especially the diagnosis and treatment of age-related macular degeneration, diabetic retinopathy and retinal vein occlusions are shown in detail. The indications and exact technique of laser treatment are described for the different diseases with standard lasers as well as photodynamic therapy. Examples of faulty laser treatment are discussed.