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Diabetes Collaborative Care and Medical Ocular Management

Available from: 27/02/2020

Where to publish: www.luxotticalearning.com.au

Provider: Luxottica Institute of Learning

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

Learning Objectives

  • 1. conduct a thorough medical history when examining patients living with diabetes
  • 2. collaboratively co-manage patients and liase with other involved health professionals who are involved in the patient’s diabetes care
  • 3. understand the treatment options for diabetic retinopathy
  • 4. appreciate the benefits and limitations of treatment options for diabetic retinopathy
  • 5. understand the importance in the role of optometrists in the co-management and involvement in the decision making process for diabetes eye related care management options with ophthalmologists
  • 6. understand the and manage diabetes related ocular surface changes including dry eye management
  • 7. understand the clinical importance and medico legal significance with thorough and adequate clinical record keeping
  • 8. appreciate the added benefits of advancing technology including ultra wide retinal imaging in further assessing the retina
  • 9. Understand and appreciate how why both current and advancing technologies are both required to acquire the thorough clinical assessment.

Max points awarded: 2.00

Session Information

Name
Diabetes Collaborative Care and Medical Ocular Management
Activity Type
Independent Learning with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.00