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End Of Year Optometrist Educational Event

Date: 23/10/2019

Venue: Sergeants Mess, Chowder Bay Road, NSW, 2088

Provider: Northern Beaches Cataract

Contact: Taryn Bird, [E] tarynbird@northernbeachescataract.com.au, [P] 9981 2033

Learning Objectives

  • Outline the innovations during the past decade in vitreoretinal surgery
  • Learn about promising technologies in the near future
  • Understand how new innovations will change management of patients with vitreoretinal disorder
  • Understand the mechanisms of secondary angle closure
  • Understand the role of lens extraction in secondary angle closure
  • Learn about the role of sutureless incisional cataract surgery (SICS) technique in complex cataract cases
  • Identify the examination findings and investigations required to make the diagnosis of cyclodialysis cleft
  • Discuss the complications and management options for cyclodialysis cleft
  • Discuss the angiographic and OCT findings of sympathetic ophthalmia
  • Identify Cicatrising Conjunctivitis
  • Understand underlying causes and management of Cicatrising Conjunctivitis
  • Understand implications for cataract/corneal surgery and management of age related macular degeneration

Max points awarded: 4.00

Session Information

Name
Latest Innovations in Vitreoretinal Surgery
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00
Name
Cataract Extraction in Secondary Angle Closure
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00
Name
Getting to the Cataract
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00
Name
Cyclodialysis cleft repair complicated by sympathetic ophthalmia
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
Yes
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00