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Diabetes - Pearls for Clinical Practice and the RANZCO Guidelines & Glaucoma Cases with Puzzling OCT

Date: 26/02/2019

Venue: 95 Nerang Street Southport, QLD, 4211

Provider: Vision Centre Gold Coast

Contact: Judy Henderson, [E] visioncentre@visioncentre.com.au, [P] 0755284800

Learning Objectives

  • EXPAND optometric knowledge of the neurochemistry and pathophysiologic changes that affect the whole person in Diabetes
  • DESCRIBE clinically appropriate therapeutic interventions for Diabetic maculopathy based on the RANZCO guidelines
  • LEARN critical skills used to prevent vision loss through structuring follow up intervals and by integrating our knowledge of key risk modifiers in the clinical pathways for eye health care.
  • Participants should learn that OCT has its limitations in diagnosing and excluding glaucoma
  • Participants should be aware of risk factors that may lead to misinterpretation of OCT in glaucoma assessment
  • Become familiar with the characteristics of microcystic macular edema in optic neuropathy

Max points awarded: 5.50

Session Information

Name
Diabetes - Pearls for Clinical Practice and the RANZCO Guidelines
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
4.50
Name
Glaucoma Cases with Puzzling OCT
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Supplier?
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
Diabetes - Pearls for Clinical Practice and the RANZCO GuidelinesFace to Face with AssessmentYesNo4.50
Glaucoma Cases with Puzzling OCT Face to Face without AssessmentYesNo1.00