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Myopia and the Visual Environment

Available from: 14/12/2018

Where to publish: www.mivision.com.au and mieducation.com

Provider: Mivision

Contact: Nikki Byrne, [E] nikki@mivision.com.au, [P] 02 8336 8616

Learning Objectives

  • Develop an improved understanding of the major environmental factors underlying myopia.
  • Understand how increased education may be linked to the development and progression of myopia.
  • Have an improved understanding of the potential mechanisms underlying the protective effects of outdoor activities in myopia.
  • Understand the potential effects of interventions aimed at increasing outdoor time may have on myopia development and progression.
  • Appreciate the potential impact of the urban environment on ocular growth.
  • Provide clinical advice to patients regarding lifestyle modifications to reduce myopia risk.

Max points awarded: 2.00

Session Information

Name
Myopia and the Visual Environment
Activity Type
Independent Learning with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.00

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Supplier?
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
Myopia and the Visual EnvironmentIndependent Learning with AssessmentNoNo2.00