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QEI 2020 Optometry CPD event

Date: 20/02/2020

Venue: Queensland Eye Institute, 140 Melbourne Street South Brisbane , QLD, 4101

Provider: Queensland Eye Institute

Contact: Brendan Cronin, [E] brendan.cronin@qei.org.au, [P] 0402124524

Learning Objectives

  • Understand surgical options and post-operative therapeutic management of macular holes
  • Recognise common presentations of macular disease with atypical aetiology
  • Understanding the surgical options for eyelid reconstruction
  • Become familiar with common Asian eyelid operations
  • Understand the different types of cyclosporine available for ocular surface inflammation
  • Understand when cyclosporine plays a role in the treatment of dry eye and ocular surface disease
  • Understand the tools for diagnosing normal tension glaucoma and the appropriate treatments
  • To have an algorithm for glaucoma management that factors in efficacy, compliance, cost and the ocular surface
  • Develop an understanding of new treatments for Keratoconus
  • Review the role of therapeutic laser treatments
  • Review postoperative management of excimer laser patients

Max points awarded: 9.00

Session Information

Name
Recognising retinal pathology and understanding its post operative management in an optometry setting
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.00
Name
Optometric management of post operative oculoplastic patients
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.00
Name
10 New things you should know
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Update on ocular surface lasers and keratoconus and how to manage the ocular surface of these patients pre and post operatively
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.00

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