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Ophthalmology Update

Date: 02/04/2019

Venue: Bayside Eye Specialists, 323 Nepean Highway, Brighton East, 3187, VIC, 3187

Provider: Bayside eye specialists

Contact: Lara Sullivan, [E] lara@baysideeyes.com.au, [P] 03 9596 7440

Learning Objectives

  • Describe essential ancillary testing in the diagnosis and workup of retinal vein occlusions
  • List key features of relevant clinical trials that guide current treatment of retinal vein occlusions
  • Understand treatment options for retinal vein occlusions
  • To recognise commonly prescribed systemic medications that may cause ocular side-effects
  • To appreciate methods of evaluating and monitoring drug-induced ocular side effects
  • To understand how to manage drug-induced ocular side-effects
  • To describe the forms of local anaesthesia commonly utilised for cataract surgery in Australia
  • To explore the risks of these different local anaesthetic techniques
  • To describe the benefits of topical - intracameral anaesthesia
  • To explain the difference between two different corneal refractive procedures
  • To understand the state of evolution of SMILE and LASIK
  • To state the current place of SMILE in treating refractive errors

Max points awarded: 6.00

Session Information

Name
Update on Retinal Vein Occlusion
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Systemic medications in the eye
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Topical - intracameral anaesthesia for cataract surgery
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
SMILE V LASIK
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Supplier?
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
Update on Retinal Vein OcclusionFace to Face with AssessmentNoNo1.50
Systemic medications in the eyeFace to Face with AssessmentYesNo1.50
Topical - intracameral anaesthesia for cataract surgeryFace to Face with AssessmentYesNo1.50
SMILE V LASIKFace to Face with AssessmentNoNo1.50