Eye emergencies

Thanks to Dr Justin Sherwin from Opthalmology and ED trainee Dr Steve Lee for their talks on emergencies in ophthalmology. Dr Sherwin provides a succinct overview and approach to eye problems, and Dr Lee examines the many different pathologies in depth. Review their presentations here:






Dr Lee’s presentation also references a few videos, which you can find below:

RAPD – relative afferent pupillary defect

duration 2min


Lateral canthotomy

duration 2min


Seidel’s test for globe penetration

duration 1min


iCare tonometer

duration 5min


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