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Eye Surgery in the time of COVID-19 Pandemic

Date: 29/04/2020

Venue: Zoom , VIC, 3143

Provider: Armadale Eye Clinic

Contact: Anton Van Heerden, [E] anton.vanheerden@eyeandear.org.au, [P] 0457857606

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the benefits of SMILE surgery
  • Know the indications and limitations of SMILE surgery
  • Understand the treatment mechanism of selective laser trabeculoplasty and discuss findings from the LiGHT trial
  • Identify the currently available micro-trabecular MIGS devices in Australia and discuss the evidence-base behind these devices
  • Recognise the difference between pathological v physiological vitreous opacities
  • Understand the surgical options available for patients
  • Recognise significant peri-ocular pathology
  • Know when to refer suspicious peri-ocular skin lesions

Max points awarded: 6.00

Session Information

Name
SMILE surgery
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Glaucoma update: Whats hot and what's not?
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Floaters: Differential diagnosis and management
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Peri-ocular skin lesions- the good, bad and ugly
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.5