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CCLSA WA Chapter Event 8 October 2019

Date: 8/10/2019

Venue: Room Alpha 1 & 2, FJ Clark Building, QEII Medical Centre, Nedlands WA 6009 

Provider: Cornea & Contact Lens Society of Australia

Contact: Eric Cheng / Shaheera Survery Patterson, [E] info@cclsa.org.au, [P] 02 9431 8676

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the differences of impression based lens design and manufacture compared to current, traditional scleral lens fitting.
  • Understand the limiting factors preventing us from doing impression based fitting.
  • Understand the significance of taking an impression without anaesthetic, and the advanced technology used in scanning the impression and resultant lens manufacture.
  • Understand how to make a scleral contact lens which is asymmetrical in nature

Max points awarded: 2.00

Session Information

Name
Differences & Limiting factors of impression based fitting
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00
Name
Impressions without anaesthetic & How to make Scleral contacts which are asymmetrical
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00