Ocular Complications of Rheumatic DiseasesDescription
Rheumatic diseases are frequently complicated by extra-articular manifestations, often affecting the eye.
This module gives a summary of important conditions, in order of urgency of treatment, for non-ophthalmologists who are involved in the management of patients with rheumatic diseases.
- Gain insight into the epidemiology, clinical presentation, common complications and treatment regimens of these ocular manifestations, which may prevent permanent loss of vision
- Understand that most symptoms are benign and develop over long periods of time
Authors: Colby Hart, Merv Ferdinands, Leslie Barnsley
Article Type: Narrative review