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SS5L2: Anterior Uveitis – What Every Optometrist Should Know (T)

Date: 8/10/2019

Venue: 374 Cardigan Street, Carlton, VIC, 3053

Provider: Australian College of Optometry

Contact: Sisiely Wong, [E] cpd@aco.org.au, [P] 03 9349 7477

Learning Objectives

  • Discuss the importance of acute anterior uveitis (AAU) and its association with HLA-B27 status and list some systemic conditions that are classified as HLA-B27 associated AAU entities.
  • Describe the clinical features of herpes simplex viral keratouveitis, herpes zoster ophthalmicus (HZO), Fuchs hetereochromic uveitis, Possner-Schlossman syndrome and uveitis-glaucoma-hyphaema syndrome.
  • Explain the medical management of acute and chronic anterior uveitis.

Max points awarded: 3.00

Session Information

Name
Anterior Uveitis – What Every Optometrist Should Know
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00