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FILL IT, FREEZE IT, BRACE IT, ACE IT - PATHWAYS TO RETINAL DETACHMENT REPAIR

Date: 1/12/2020

Venue: Queensland Retina Specialists Ground Floor, Boundary Court, 55 Little Edward St, Spring Hill, QLD, 4000

Provider: Queensland Retina Specialists

Contact: Emi Cheng, [E] emic@qldretinaspecialists.com.au, [P] (07) 3555 5960

Learning Objectives

  • Classify Retinal Detachment
  • Describe the best treatment option for peripheral holes and tears
  • Explain the importance of PPV in retinal detachment repair
  • Implement techniques for co-management of RD with ophthalmology colleagues
  • Compare and contrast the advantages and disadvantages of gas or oil fill
  • Compare and contrast the use of cryotherapy and endolaser in RD repair
  • Understand the patient journey in post-operative recovery from RD surgery, along with appropriate outcome expectations
  • Recognise red flags for poor future prognosis & explain how to intervene
  • Differentiate and characterise different surgical approaches for management of retinal detachment

Max CPD hours awarded: 2.75

Session Information

Name
Grand Rounds - Fill It, Freeze It, Brace it, Ace It - Pathways to Retinal Detachment Repair
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
No
Therapeutic?
No
Duration of CPD Session/Module
2.25
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
2.75