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Optometrist Education Evening - MQ Health Ophthalmology

Date: 15/10/2019

Venue: Ground Floor, 2 Technology Place, Macquarie University, NSW, 2109

Provider: MQ Health Ophthalmology

Contact: Katrina Turnbull, [E] Katrina.Turnbull@mqhealth.org.au, [P] 0423 732 445

Learning Objectives

  • Identify the warning signs of Ptosis
  • Understand the causes of a watery eye
  • Outline the implications for eye health of high myopia.
  • Understand the management strategies to limit myopic progression
  • understand presenting features of giant cell arterits and the complexities in diagnosis
  • be aware of the appropriate investigations for GCA and understand treatment and its complications
  • identify common causes of floaters, their presentation, differentials, and when to refer for management
  • Not miss the more serious causes of floaters in patients

Max points awarded: 6.00

Session Information

Name
Oculoplastic case studies
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Myopia 2020 - causes, management
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Features and complexities of giant-cell arteritis
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Floaters
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50