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Current trends in Ophthalmology

Date: 12/06/2019

Venue: 186 EXHIBITION ST MELBOURNE, VIC, 3000

Provider: Sunbury Eye Surgeons

Contact: Vivan Nguyen, [E] reception@sunburyeyesurgeons.com.au, [P] 03 9740 9555

Learning Objectives

  • To appreciate the specific subtypes of drusen that increase the risk of AMD and to know how to look for these clinically
  • To understand the AREDS study and how it relates to clinical practice and in giving advice to patients
  • To appreciate the use of OCT as a modality to differentiate drusen subtypes
  • To understand the EAGLE study and its findings and correlate this to clinical practice
  • To appreciate the role of laser peripheral iridotomy (PI) in preventing angle closure: understanding the evidence.
  • To become familiar with other treatment procedures including iridoplasty.
  • To develop a clear differential diagnosis list for a chronic lid lesion based on clinical and demographic characteristics alone
  • To appreciate simple chronic lid margin disease and its role in contributing to malignancy
  • To understand the etiological principles involved in entropian and ectropian formation

Max points awarded: 4.50

Session Information

Name
Exudative AMD: Who is most at risk?
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Angle Closure
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Lumps and Bumps
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Supplier?
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
Exudative AMD: Who is most at risk?Face to Face with AssessmentNoNo1.50
Angle Closure Face to Face with AssessmentNoNo1.50
Lumps and BumpsFace to Face with AssessmentNoNo1.50