This programme is aimed at ophthalmologists with some previous experience and interested in acquiring specialized knowledge in Strabismus and Paediatric Ophthalmology.
The selected students will participate in both theoretical and practical aspects of daily practice. They will also have 90 practicums in the Wetlab included in the training programme (additional practicums will have a supplementary charge).
The evaluation of the student will be done on a continuous basis, by means of a rotation established with each of the specialists in the department. Attendance and participation in the drafting, review and/or monitoring of clinical guidelines are compulsory.
The registration fee is € 8,920. It must be paid by bank transfer.
(IBAN: BBVA ES77 0182 4370 80 0201514067 - SWIFT/BIC: BBVAESMM 0182 4370 80 02015140).
- Patient examination in consultation rooms.
- Performance of supplementary tests.
- Assistance in surgeries.
- Emergency care.
- Participation in research work.
- Presence and participation in teaching activities.
- Participation in all training sessions offered by Grupo Miranza for its specialists.
- Participation in the preparation and monitoring of clinical guidelines.
- Strabismus basics: anatomy of extraocular and orbital muscles
- Organisation of the oculomotor system
- The concept of diplopia
- Visual direction
- Visual confusion
- Sensory adaptation
- Motor value
- Fusion and extent of fusion
- Medical history
- Objective and subjective examination.
- Diagnosis and management of children with strabismus.
- Hyperaction of the oblique muscles
- Cranial nerve paralysis
Strabismus in adults
- Surgery for childhood-onset strabismus in adulthood
- Sensory strabismus: management and surgery
- Strabismus secondary to ocular surgery: strabismus secondary to retinal surgery with particular attention to retinal detachment surgery
- Strabismus secondary to cataract surgery
- Strabismus secondary to refractive surgery
- Assessing the risk of diplopia and/or oculomotor deviation in refractive surgery patients
- Strabismus secondary to orbital surgery
- Strabismus secondary to glaucoma surgery
- Strabismus secondary to ocular surface surgery
- Pathophysiological basis of diplopia
- Examination of diplopia patients
- Medical history
- Etiologic diagnosis and clinical approach
- Prism therapy
- Surgical management
- Early detection of disorders and comprehensive management of paediatric patients with eye disorders.
- Amblyopia: concept, pathophysiologic basis and classification, refraction technique and prescription of glasses and occlusion therapy, evolution and monitoring.
- Abnormalities in embryonic development: congenital cataracts: classification, associated abnormalities, clinical and surgical management, when and how to operate, surgical approaches and techniques.
- Visual rehabilitation and monitoring.
- Anterior segment dysgenesis.
Retinal disorders in childhood
- Clinical management and therapeutic approach to various diseases: retinal detachment in childhood, retinopathy of prematurity, retinal dysplasia and dystrophy, persistent hyperplastic primary vitreous.
Eyelid and lacrimal duct disorders
- Differential diagnosis of epiphora in children
- Management of lacrimal duct obstruction
- Classification and management of congenital ptosis
Ocular disorders associated with systemic disease
- The impact of different systemic diseases on the eye.