OSDCME
EXPERT VIDEOCME

Corneal Staining in Diagnosing OSD

Author(s)/Faculty: Douglas A. Katsev, MD
Release Date: 7/29/2016Expiration Date: 7/28/2018
Credit Type: CMENumber of Credits: 0.25
Content Type: VideoProvider: Vindico Medical Education
Corneal staining stains dead or degenerated corneal epithelial cells due to abrasions, old age, or following inadequate contact lens fit. It also stains tears. Types of staining include fluorescein, Rose Bengal, and Lissamine Green. This CME activity will discuss the role of corneal staining in diagnosing ocular surface disease.