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CCLSA WA Vision Rehabilitation with Hybrid and Scleral Contact Lenses

Date: 5/05/2019

Venue: Gelflex Laboratories,52 Mulgul Road, Malaga WA 6069 , WA, 6069

Provider: Cornea & Contact Lens Society of Australia

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

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the cause of corneal ectasia
  • How to detect ectasia
  • Understand the surgical management and when to refer
  • Understand why it’s important for optometrist to be involved in managing corneal ectasia
  • What Optometrist can do to help these patients
  • Contact Lens and its role in managing cornea ectasia
  • Design principles and when to use Hybrid lenses
  • How to fit hybrid lenses
  • Troubleshoot - Fitting and Management of Hybrid Lenses
  • Design principles and when to use Scleral lenses
  • How to fit scleral lenses
  • Troubleshoot - Fitting and Management of Scleral Lenses

Max points awarded: 16.50

Session Information

Name
Corneal Ectasia – Detection & Surgical Management
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Corneal Ectasia from an Optometry view - Important Considerations for managing Ectasia with Contact lenses
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Fitting Principles & Management of Hybrid Lenses
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Fitting Principles and Management of Scleral Lenses
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Lens Workshop
Activity Type
Face to Face Small Workshop
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
4.50

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Supplier?
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
Corneal Ectasia – Detection & Surgical Management Face to Face with AssessmentNoNo3.00
Corneal Ectasia from an Optometry view - Important Considerations for managing Ectasia with Contact lenses Face to Face with AssessmentNoNo3.00
Fitting Principles & Management of Hybrid Lenses Face to Face with AssessmentNoNo3.00
Fitting Principles and Management of Scleral Lenses Face to Face with AssessmentNoNo3.00
Lens WorkshopFace to Face Small WorkshopNoNo4.50