This distance learning course will cover the theory of accommodation, and methods used to quantify accommodation in clinical and research environments. Further consideration will be given to the genesis, aetiology and pathogenesis of presbyopia. The final lectures in the course will consider advances in methods and techniques used to restore near visual function to the ageing eye.
The evidence-based assignment will enable candidates to assimilate and disseminate the preceding body of literature pertaining to a particular aspect of accommodation and/ or presbyopia research.
This research-orientated course is authored by Aston staff who are experts in this field.