A2094 Pediatric Ocular Emergencies You Can't Afford to Miss (Repeats as A3033)
Sunday, November 4
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Location: W311AB, Orange County Convention Center
This interactive session will include a brief introduction about essential steps of basic eye examination followed by
case presentations of ocular emergencies such as blunt and penetrating ocular trauma, chemical-induced ocular
injury, vision threatening ocular infections (orbital cellulitis, gonococcal ophthalmia), periorbital infections,
dacryocystitis, ocular tumors, leukocoria, abnormal pupil, megalocornea (indicating possible glaucoma) and tearing.
Discussion of how to treat and when to refer will follow including Q & A session.
Binita Shah, MD, FAAP
Distinguished Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, NY
Brooklyn , New York
Donny Suh, MD, FAAP
Chief of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Adult Strabismus
Children's Hospital and Medical Center of Omaha