In addition to today’s resource please see the following resources from American Family Physician:
- Diagnosis and Management of Red Eye in Primary Care. Am Fam Physician. 2010;81(2):137-144
- Evaluation of the Painful Eye. Am Fam Physician. 2016;93(12):991-998
- Importance of Careful Corneal Inspection Prior to Fluorescein Examination. Am Fam Physician. 2017;95(7):412
All that follows is from the above resource.
This podcast will cover an approach to conjunctivitis, or pink eye. It will compare and contrast the classic presentation of the four types of conjunctivitis, the management strategies and red flags that should prompt urgent ophthalmology referral. The podcast was created by Kim Papp, a fourth-year medical student at the University of Alberta, and Dr. Matthew Benson, an Ophthalmologist from Edmonton, Alberta.
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