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my eye specialist OCT interpretation course

Date: 8/10/2019

Venue: Shop 4110, Ground Level, Robina Town Centre, QLD, 4230

Provider: my eye specialist

Contact: Pamela Weir, [E] myeyespecialist@outlook.com, [P] 0755927900

Learning Objectives

  • 1.1 Develop an understanding of normal and abnormal retinal anatomy on OCT 1.2 Understand the benefits and limitations of OCT scans in retinal disease 1.3 Identify the features of wet and dry AMD and vitelliform dystrophy on OCT 1.4 Optimise patient care through appropriate referral triage of patients with AMD
  • Expand on you OCT scan acquisition skills through practical advice and demonstrations (workshop)
  • 3.1 Understand the risk factors and mechanism of retinal vein occlusion 3.2 Recognise the clinical and OCT features of acute and longstanding retinal vein occlusion (RVO) 3.3 Identify patients with RVO who would benefit from prompt active treatment 3.4 Understand the implications of retinal thinning on OCT in RVO 3.5 Develop an understanding of diagnostic tools used to diagnose RVO
  • 4.1 Understand the benefits and limitations of OCTA 4.2 Understand the benefits and limitations of FFA 4.3 Develop an understanding of which patients and clinical situations would benefit from OCTA and which would benefit more from OCTA 4.4 Practical advice, demonstration and hands-on teaching session on acquisition of OCTA scans

Max points awarded: 6.00

Session Information

Name
OCT imaging in age-related macular degeneration
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
How to get the best quality OCT scans
Activity Type
Face to Face Small Workshop
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Role of OCT imaging in retinal vein occlusion
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Comparing OCT angiography and fluorescein angiography
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.5