Optic Pathology
Optic Pathology

Optic Pathology

by Richard Mitchell, MD

Ophthalmology is the branch of medicine concerned with studying the structure, function, and diseases of the eye. It relies on the previous comprehension of the anatomy and physiology of the related structures, including the eyelid, lacrimal apparatus, extraocular muscles, ocular globe, and visual pathway.

A solid grasp of these structures allows for the early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of dozens of conditions. Likewise, mastery of the medications used within this field is crucial. Physicians must be familiar with the basic concepts of ophthalmology and common ocular pathologies since complaints related to the eyes, such as redness, pain, and changes in visual acuity, are very frequent in clinical practice.

Course Details

  • Videos 42
  • Duration 4:11 h
  • Quiz questions 165
  • Concept Pages 26

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Your Educators of course Optic Pathology

 Richard Mitchell, MD

Richard Mitchell, MD

Dr. Richard N. Mitchell is the Lawrence J. Henderson Professor of Pathology and Health Sciences and Technology, at Harvard Medical School in Massachusetts, USA.
He obtained his PhD in Cell Biology and Immunology from Rockefeller University in 1980, and his MD from Harvard Medical School in 1984. Currently, he is Program Director of the Health Sciences and Technology Education and Curriculum at Harvard Medical School.
Due to his achievements, he earned the ASIP Robbins Distinguished Educator Award in 2013.
Within Lecturio, Dr. Mitchell teaches courses on Pathology.


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Rating of Richard Mitchell (Introduction to Ophthalmology)
By michael g s. on 14. April 2022 for Introduction to Ophthalmology

I have never understood the eye, and he is a man who is an engaging speaker, and follows the KISS rule. (Keep It Simple Stupid) which is a nice foundation for building complexity later on. If we start with complexity , we can get lost in what is thought to be minutiae. This is a man who is dedicated to his teaching.

 
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By Fatih T. on 11. April 2022 for Introduction to Ophthalmology

I think Richard is the best, I really enjoy his lectures and understand the complex topics easliy,thank you very much

 
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By Fatih T. on 11. April 2022 for External Eye Diseases

I think Richard is the best, I really enjoy his lectures and understand the complex topics easliy,thank you very much

 
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By Fatih T. on 11. April 2022 for Diseases of the Anterior Chamber and Uvea

I think Richard is the best, I really enjoy his lectures and understand the complex topics easliy,thank you very much