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Ocular surface lesions, corneal refractive surgery and topical glaucoma therapy

Date: 24/02/2020

Venue: 36 College St, NSW, 2010

Provider: Vision Clinic Sydney

Contact: Samudit Rupasinghe, [E] clinical@visionclinicsydney.com.au, [P] 9222 9188

Learning Objectives

  • Participants will be able to identify corneal pathologies
  • Participants will be gain an understanding of conservative treatment for corneal pathology
  • Participants will be able to identify suitable refractive surgery options for patients
  • Participants will gain an understanding of the limitations and benefits of currently available corneal refractive techniques
  • Participants will be able to identify signs of keratoconus and gain an understand of the current available technology for its management
  • Participants will have a greater understanding of available topical glaucoma therapy, assess for their efficacy in patients and identify potential contraindications
  • Participants will be able to formulate a management plan for patients with glaucoma who may have variable responses to different medicines. Participants will know how to identify complications and modify their treatment approach.

Max points awarded: 6.75

Session Information

Name
Ocular Surface Lesions
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.25
Name
Approaches to Refractive Surgery
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.25
Name
Current Keratoconus Treatment and Topical Glaucoma Therapy
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.25