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Eye and Retina Specialists Optometrist and GP Education Evening Seminar

Date: 17/02/2020

Venue: Wisteria Room, Centennial Homestead. 1 Grand Drive Centennial Park, NSW, 2021

Provider: Eye and Retina Specialists, Green Square

Contact: Neil Sharma, [E] neilsss@hotmail.com, [P] 0405632884

Learning Objectives

  • To be aware of management strategies for wet and dry macular degeneration, and the role of the optometrist in patient management.
  • To be aware of a new anti-VEGF agent and characteristics in comparison to current treatment.
  • To be familiar with red flags indicating an urgent neuro-ophthalmic conditions
  • To be familiar with possible causes of atypical eyelid swelling.
  • To understand the principals of assessment of a patient presenting with flashes and floaters.
  • To be aware of systemic investigations relevant to ocular inflammatory disorders.

Max points awarded: 6.00

Session Information

Name
1. "What you need to know about macular degeneration in 2020: A guide for optometrists and GPs" 2. "Red flags in neuro-ophthalmology and RMS driving testing: More complex scenarios"
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
1. “Visual obscurations and atypical eyelid swelling” 2. ”Management of flashes and floaters, and what's new in retinal surgery” 3. "A case-based approach to investigating ocular inflammatory disease"
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00