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Optometry Education Evening

Date: 27/05/2019

Venue: The Lakehouse at Brightwater, 15 Freshwater St, Mountain Creek, QLD, 4557

Provider: Eye Care Specialists Sunshine Coast

Contact: Elizabeth McDougall, [E] liz@eyespecialists.com.au, [P] 07 54449000

Learning Objectives

  • To update on timely emergency management of eye and orbital trauma.
  • How to safely assess and triage ophthalmic and orbital trauma.
  • Update on treatment of some cases in the optometrist setting and when and who to refer on complex cases.
  • When to do an Esterman field for driving and how to interpret the results. Is 24-2 fields enough?
  • Ocular stroke, TIA, BRAO, CRAO; when to send urgently to hospital emergency/ stroke assessment.
  • To identify clinical features of PAM and melanoma and understand management principles.
  • To identify clinical features of CIN and SCC and understand management principles and treatment.
  • To identify clinical features of BRLH and Lymphoma and understand management principles.

Max points awarded: 4.00

Session Information

Name
Refresher: Trauma and the Eye
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00
Name
Ocular Vascular Events and Visual fields for driving
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Conjunctival Lesions
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Supplier?
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
Refresher: Trauma and the EyeFace to Face without AssessmentYesNo1.00
Ocular Vascular Events and Visual fields for drivingFace to Face without AssessmentNoNo1.50
Conjunctival LesionsFace to Face without AssessmentNoNo1.50