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Looking Forward, Looking Back: Retina and Eye Consultants 20 years of shared eye care

Date: 5/06/2019

Venue: Le Sands Pavillion, The Grand Parade, Brighton Le Sands, NSW, 2216

Provider: Retina & Eye Consultants

Contact: Venus Singh, [E] venus.singh@retinaconsultants.com.au, [P] 02 95701622

Learning Objectives

  • Review key Clinical features and natural history of age-related macular degeneration
  • Review development of treatments for wet ARMD
  • Outline upcoming treatment approaches for wet ARMD
  • Know how to grade retinopathy
  • Know when to follow up or refer
  • Have an understanding of the pros and cons of treatment options
  • Know about the important causes of vitreous haemorrhage
  • Understanding the urgency of referral
  • Basic understanding of the forms of management
  • Understand aspects of comprehensive cataract assessment.
  • Be aware of factors which impact on timing of cataract surgery.
  • Understand the decision-making process to optimise refractive outcomes with cataract surgery.
  • How effective are the drops that we prescribe for glaucoma?
  • What should be the hierarchy of prescription of glaucoma medications be?
  • What side effects should we be mindful of in the prescription of drops for our glaucoma patients?

Max points awarded: 9.00

Session Information

Name
Looking Back, Looking Forward: Caring for Patients with Macular Degeneration
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.00
Name
Diabetic Retinopathy
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.00
Name
Vitreous haemorrhage
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.00
Name
Keeping cataract patients happy
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Topical glaucoma medications
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Supplier?
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
Looking Back, Looking Forward: Caring for Patients with Macular Degeneration Face to Face with AssessmentNoNo2.00
Diabetic RetinopathyFace to Face with AssessmentNoNo2.00
Vitreous haemorrhageFace to Face with AssessmentNoNo2.00
Keeping cataract patients happyFace to Face with AssessmentNoNo1.50
Topical glaucoma medicationsFace to Face with AssessmentYesNo1.50