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Suspicious lesions - differentiating doppelgangers from the real deal?

Date: 1/05/2019

Venue: Eyesmatter Southside Clinic, 2042 Logan Road, QLD, 4122

Provider: Eyes Matter

Contact: Jim McAlister, [E] jim@eyesmatter.com.au, [P] 61731931100

Learning Objectives

  • Differentiating progressive of keratoconus from progression of axial myopia, amblyopia, cataract and other corneal dystrophies
  • Recognising clinical features than represent OSSN over other commoner non dysplastic ocular surface lesions
  • Understanding why topical chemotherapy rather than surgery is the gold standard for treatment while biopsy remains important to establish the diagnosis but in itself is not meant to be an effective treatment
  • Recognise Common periocular malignancies
  • Be aware of different Treatment options for eyelid malignancies
  • Recognise eyelid conditions not to be missed that may masquerade as a benign condition.
  • Recognise commoner non OSSN ocular Surface and anterior Segment lesions
  • Be aware of different treatment options for non-pigmented ocular surface and anterior segment lesions
  • Recognise non-pigmented ocular surface and anterior segment lesions not to be missed that may masquerade as a benign condition.

Max points awarded: 9.00

Session Information

Name
OSSN/ Non-pigmented Lesions
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Sinister Skin Lesions
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
(2) Other Ocular Surface and Anterior Segment Lesions
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.25
Name
Masquerades of progressive Keratoconus
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
0.75

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Supplier?
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
OSSN/ Non-pigmented LesionsFace to Face with AssessmentNoNo3.00
Sinister Skin LesionsFace to Face with AssessmentNoNo3.00
(2) Other Ocular Surface and Anterior Segment LesionsFace to Face with AssessmentNoNo2.25
Masquerades of progressive KeratoconusFace to Face with AssessmentNoNo0.75