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Corneal Research: New Ways to Clear Vision

Available from: 1/06/2019

Where to publish: mivision publication and www.mivision.com.au

Provider: Mivision

Contact: Nikki Byrne, [E] nikki@mivision.com.au, [P] 02 8336 8616

Learning Objectives

  • Relate the importance of corneal blindness
  • Understand the impact of keratoconus
  • Have knowledge of the indication for corneal cross-linking ie progression in keratoconus
  • Understand the role of the Save Sight Registries in understanding disease natural history and reporting outcomes data, particularly in corneal cross-linking for keratoconus
  • Understand the role of the Save Sight Registries in understanding disease natural history and reporting outcomes data, particularly in corneal cross-linking for keratoconus
  • . Have knowledge of resources able to provide information on ocular stem cell therapies
  • Understand research priorities in corneal infection (keratitis)
  • Educate patients on the need for strict contact lens hygiene
  • Educate patients on the need for eye protection
  • Recognise that Aromatase inhibitor therapy for breast cancer may produce dry eye

Max points awarded: 2.00

Session Information

Name
Corneal Research: New Ways to Clear Vision
Activity Type
Independent Learning with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.00

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Supplier?
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
Corneal Research: New Ways to Clear VisionIndependent Learning with AssessmentNoNo2.00