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PHARMA - March 2019

Provider: OA National Provider

Contact: Optometry Australia OA Provider, [E] s.hanna@optometry.org.au, [P] 96688550

Learning Objectives

  • gain an understanding on the various management options for patients diagnosed with concurrent gl aucoma and ocular surface/dry eye disease
  • become more familiar with the various preservative-free therapeutic medication management options for glaucoma patients experiencing issues relating to drop toxicity
  • become more familiar with the therapeutic medication management options for acute angle closure glaucoma
  • become more familiar with the common mistakes optometrists make in the diagnosis of glaucoma and other eye disease and how this impacts the therapeutic medication management of such patients
  • gain an understanding of the reasons why older people are at greater risk of developing glaucoma
  • become more familiar with the different types of MIGS devices and how these impact the therapeutic medication management of glaucoma patients
  • gain an understanding of the limitations of current glaucoma clinical guidelines, especially in the context of pre-perimetric glaucoma diagnosis and how these can subsequently impact the therapeutic medication management of pre-perimetric glaucoma
  • become more familiar with clinical practice guidelines for AMD in order to better manage patients with this disease
  • become more familiar with the diagnosis and therapeutic medication management (both topical and oral) of Herpes Simplex Keratitis

Max points awarded: 6.00

Session Information

Name
PHARMA - March 2019
Activity Type
Independent Learning with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
5.00
Name
PHARMA - March 2019
Activity Type
Independent Learning with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Supplier?
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
PHARMA - March 2019Independent Learning with AssessmentYesNo5.00
PHARMA - March 2019Independent Learning with AssessmentNoNo1.00