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Northern Beaches Cataract Online Event

Date: 18/08/2020

Venue: Zoom Webinar, NSW, 2100

Provider: Northern Beaches Cataract

Contact: Aymee Loftus, [E] aymeeloftus@northernbeachescataract.com.au, [P] 9981 2033

Learning Objectives

  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to recognise patterns of visual field loss.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to understand different causes of visual field loss
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to recognise different referral and management options available for ophthalmic emergencies.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to identify the red flags in a patient presenting with an eye movement disorder.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to understand the urgency and mechanism of referral in life-threatening eye movement disorders.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to outline various treatment strategies for patients with eye movement problems.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to understand the causes of facial nerve palsy.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to lust the ocular symptoms of facial nerve palsy.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to comprehend treatment options of facial nerve palsy.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to distinguish between lamellar macular holes verses full thickness macular holes.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to be determine when to operate on an epiretinal membrane.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to understand the possibilities of therapeutic injections for diabetic eye disease.
  • At the completion of the CPD activity, participants should be able to comprehend the importance of regular treatments of intravitreal injections.

Max points awarded: 7.50

Session Information

Name
Visual field loss and Friday afternoon referrals
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Eye Movement Problems – Red Flags
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Facial Nerve Palsy
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Lamellar Macular Hole
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Is this diabetes?
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50