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Hands on wetlab – Cataract and Vitreo-retinal surgical steps and managing the postoperative course

Date: 16/10/2019

Venue: Level 1, Westside Private Hospital, 32 Morrow Street, Taringa, 4068, QLD, 4068

Provider: Insight Eye Surgery

Contact: Sarah Roberts, [E] admin@insighteyesurgery.com.au, [P] 07 3154 1515

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the steps involved in cataract surgery
  • explain the role of the contemporary intra-ocular IOLs and why they suit many but not all patients
  • have increased confidence in evaluating what is normal post operatively in cataract surgery and when to seek further input
  • have increased confidence in evaluating what is normal post operatively in vitre-retinal surgery and when to seek further input
  • be able to explain to patients what to expect on the day of surgery
  • understand the steps involved in an elective posterior vitrectomy

Max points awarded: 5.00

Session Information

Name
Overview of cataract surgery steps & IOL options
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00
Name
Vitreo-retinal surgery steps & complex IOL options
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00
Name
Theatre Hands-on sessions with microscopes, model eyes and virtual reality
Activity Type
Face to Face Small Workshop
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00