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ECO Lectures - Colley, Khan & Richards

Date: 29/07/2019

Venue: 30 The Avenue, Nedlands WA 6009

Provider: Optometry WA

Contact: OWA Office, [E] admin@optometrywa.org.au, [P] (08) 9321 2300

Learning Objectives

  • 1. Learn how to systematically assess anisocoria
  • 2. Understand the causes of anisocoria
  • 3. Learn how to rule out life threatening conditions.
  • 1. Gain an understanding of when to screen for toxic effects of hydroxychloroquine and who should be involved in screening.
  • 2. Ability to assess OCT images in the context of hydroxychloroquine
  • 3. Gain an awareness of other causes of ocular adverse reactions to medications or toxic agents
  • 1. Learn signs indicating that an AC tap may be needed before steroids
  • 2. Develop awareness of conditions which might be worsened by steroids
  • 3. Know how to distinguish "red disease" from real pathology

Max CPD points awarded: 3T

Session Information

Name
Anisocoria
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00
Name
What's Toxic and What's Not
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00
Name
Prescribing dilemmas, OCT Dilemmas
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
AnisocoriaFace to Face without AssessmentYesNo1.00
What's Toxic and What's NotFace to Face without AssessmentYesNo1.00
Prescribing dilemmas, OCT Dilemmas Face to Face without AssessmentYesNo1.00