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Continuing Education in Eyecare Wollongong

Date: 15/11/2019

Venue: Novotel Northbeach, 2-14 Cliff Rd, North Wollongong, NSW, 2520

Provider: Vision Eye Institute

Contact: Monica Lette, [E] monica.lette@visioneyeinstitute.com.au, [P] 0432759015

Learning Objectives

  • 1. To understand how cataract surgery techniques are modified to cater for cases that are more complex. 2. To understand how patient recovery and post-operative management can be impacted by underlying pre-existing conditions such as auto-immune disease.
  • 1. To understand the latest surgical techniques used in pterygium surgery and how these benefit patient outcomes. 2. To understand the impact on post-operative management and therapeutic care with sutureless pterygium surgery.
  • To be able to identify the common signs of trauma that present to optometrists and how to manage them. To be able to identify the signs of more severe ocular trauma that require referral for specialist care
  • To understand the latest techniques used when performing corneal grafts and how to manage them after surgery.

Max points awarded: 6.00

Session Information

Name
Complex Cataract Surgery
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Pterygium surgery in the 21st century
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00