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South West Vision Institute Optometry Night - May 2019

Date: 7/05/2019

Venue: 1 Art Gallery Rd, Campbelltown, NSW, 2560

Provider: South West Vision Institute

Contact: Katrina Ryan, [E] katrina@swvi.com.au, [P] (02) 9821 2993

Learning Objectives

  • Diagnosis of secondary open angle glaucomas
  • Be aware of which type of glaucomas are more likely to progress quickly and therefore require urgent referral
  • Identify masquerade glaucoma sub-types
  • Paradigm for excluding secondary glaucoma types
  • Be able to identify alternate diagnoses to glaucoma
  • Be aware of the spectrum of treatment options for glaucoma patients and broadly explain these to patients
  • Develop an understanding of how cataract surgery may be an appropriate intervention in certain types of glaucoma
  • Be able to appropriately refer patients suitable for Micro-Invasive Glaucoma Surgery
  • Be able to understand the unique treatment options in certain types of glaucoma
  • Diagnose and manage viral retinitis
  • Diagnose and manage exogenous and endogenous endophthalmitis
  • Diagnose and manage hypertensive uveitis
  • Diagnose and manage scleritis
  • Better understand masquerade conditions

Max points awarded: 9.00

Session Information

Name
Secondary open angle glaucomas: diagnosis and management
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.00
Name
Interactive Glaucoma Cases 2019
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Uveitis Emergencies
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Supplier?
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
Secondary open angle glaucomas: diagnosis and managementFace to Face with AssessmentYesNo3.00
Interactive Glaucoma Cases 2019Face to Face with AssessmentYesNo3.00
Uveitis EmergenciesFace to Face with AssessmentYesNo3.00