Red Eye

A21.Red Eye
Given a patient presenting with a red eye:
A21.1 Perform a patient-centered interview and focused physical exam, list and interpret clinical findings
A21.2 Propose a relevant differential diagnosis that includes common causes of red eye
A21.3 Recognize red flags requiring urgent management of the red eye
A21.4 Propose a management plan including pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic modalities for the patient with bacterial, viral or allergic conjunctivitis

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Conjunctivitis - Systematic Review of Diagnosis Treatment

Azari AA, Barney NP. Conjunctivitis: A systematic review of diagnosis and treatment. JAMA. 2013;310(16):1721-1729. doi: 10.1001/jama.2013.280318 [doi].