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Retina Update 2019

Date: 30/10/2019

Venue: Auditorium- Ground level, 8 Thomas Street, NSW, 2067

Provider: Retina Associates

Contact: Vinnci Wu, [E] vinnci@retina.com.au, [P] 0294113333

Learning Objectives

  • To learn the different signs and symptoms for various retinal conditions
  • To interpret OCT scans for different retinal conditions
  • To interpret images from fundus fluorescein angiography (FFA) and Indocyanine Green Angiography(ICG)
  • Understand the pathophysiology of different retinal detachment
  • Understand the different treatment options of retina detachment
  • Understand high vs low risk peripheral retinal lesions and symptomatic floaters
  • To outline the causes, clinical features and surgical management of epiretinal membranes
  • To understand the surgical treatment of macular holes
  • To describe the clinical approach to submacular haemorrhage
  • Outline the incidence of inherited retinal diseases
  • Classify inherited retinal diseases
  • Describe the principles of gene therapy and retinal prostheses

Max points awarded: 9.00

Session Information

Name
OCT in vitreoretinal disorders
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Diagnosis and treatment for retinal detachment
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Update on macular surgery
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Submacular surgery/gene therapy
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
Discussion/ Q & A
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50
Name
MCQ assessment
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.50