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Optometry Education Conference

Date: 23/02/2020

Venue: Brisbane Hilton, 190 Elizabeth Street, Brisbane, QLD, 4000

Provider: Inovating Pty Ltd

Contact: Nicole Larsen, [E] nicole@inovating.com.au, [P] 0409 791 947

Learning Objectives

  • Outline the latest treatment regimes for patients with droopy lids
  • List the ways the Optometrists can better manage patients expectations with eyelid tumours
  • Identify evidence based guidelines/systems for the appropriate management and follow up of patients with eye lid conditions
  • List the ways the Optometrists can better manage patients expectations and needs who have undergone Refractive Surgery
  • Explain the benefits to patients of the advances in treatments for cloudy cornea
  • Describe the steps involved in an approach to treating keratitis
  • List the ways the Optometrists can better manage patients expectations and needs who have undergone MIGS
  • Evaluate the proposed approach to Cataracts in terms of patient safety
  • Describe the developments in possible Presbyopia reversal
  • List the ways the Optometrists can better manage patients expectations and needs who have Diabetes
  • Describe the steps involved in an approach to common inflamations
  • Evaluate the proposed approach to Paediatric dilemmas in terms of patient safety

Max points awarded: 12.00

Session Information

Name
Lids/Oculoplastics - Lacrimal system beyond lavage; Oculoplastic update: Droops and Dribbles; Oncology not to miss; Panel discussion
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Cornea - What is keratitis and what do I do about it?; Changing trends in Refractive Surgery; Cloudy cornea, what are the options?; Panel discussion
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Cataract Lens Refraction - Is the era of Presbyopia reversal close?; Cataracts and IOL selection. How can Optometry help?; MIGS vs SLT vs BLEB vs IOL; Panel discussion
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Retina - Macular epiretinal membranes and macular holes; Common inflamations managed badly; Diabetic retinopathy, when to refer; Strabismus and Paediatric dilemmas
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00

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