You are here: Home > Institute of Excellence (CPD) > Calendar > CPD Events > Cataract Surgery 2020 – Getting the best outcomes for patients

Cataract Surgery 2020 - Getting the best outcomes for patients

Date: 2/03/2020

Venue: Westside Private Hospital, Level 1, 32 Morrow St , QLD, 4068

Provider: Queensland Ophthalmic Specialists - An Eye to the Future

Contact: Maria Kearney, [E] prac.manager@qldos.com.au, [P] 0730622380

Learning Objectives

  • Compare the types of modern intraocular lenses, their advantages and limitations, and the types of patients they are suited to
  • • Understand the steps involved in choosing the right intraocular lens for the right patient
  • • Be able to counsel a patient on some of the preop preparation they may need to get the best outcomes from cataract surgery
  • • Have confidence in assessing patients refractive needs after cataract surgery depending on their intraocular lens type
  • • Manage minor postoperative issues after cataract surgery to optimise patient outcomes
  • • Identify red flags in the post cataract patient and appropriate referral pathways

Max points awarded: 6.00

Session Information

Name
Modern intraocular lenses
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
The patient experience
Activity Type
Face to Face Small Workshop
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Pre and Post op care - troubleshooting issues early
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50