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Blinded By Sugar - The T2 Diabetes Epidemic & Management of nAMD - The need for Effective Therapy


Learning Objectives

  • Gain a better understanding of the latest statistics regarding type 2 diabetes and diabetic retinopathy in Australia
  • Better understand the numerous complications of type 2 diabetes and its implications for Australians
  • Explore a strategy for dealing with type 2 diabetes and the toxic impact of sugar on our society
  • Gain a better understanding of the prevalence and current management of nAMD in Australia
  • Understand that there is a need for better therapy and patient compliance
  • Learn how optometrists could play a more supportive role to the treating ophthalmologist in relation to compliance issues
  • Gain a better understanding of the molecular characteristics of the available therapeutic agents to treat nAMD - Lucentis, Eylea, Beovu
  • Become updated on the outcomes of the Hawk & Harrier study

Max points awarded: 2.00

Session Information

Name
Blinded By Sugar - The Type 2 Diabetes Epidemic
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00
Name
Management of nAMD - The need for Effective Therapies & Compliance
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
Yes
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00