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SWVI's Second Annual Optometry Evening

Date: 1/10/2019

Venue: Gemelle's Liverpool, 79 Bathurst St, Liverpool , NSW, 2170

Provider: South West Vision Institute

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

Learning Objectives

  • Understand how IOL choices are made prior to cataract surgery
  • Understand why patients with corneal disease make cataract surgery more challenging
  • Understand approaches to cataract surgery after refractive surgery
  • Understand diagnosis and management of Ocular Trauma
  • Understand diagnosis and management of Neuorophthalmic Emergencies
  • Understand diagnosis and management of Retinal Emergencies
  • Understand the history of botulinum toxin and how the intervention works
  • Understand the uses and efficacy of Botulinum toxin across the different types of strabismus, including information on the diagnostic and investigative uses of Botox, as well as its use as a therapeutic treatment
  • Understand the dose effect and adverse effects of Botulinum Toxin for the management of Strabismus

Max points awarded: 9.00

Session Information

Name
Cataract surgery in patients with corneal disease
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Approach to Ophthalmic Emergencies
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
Botulinum Toxin: An Alternative to Strabismus Surgery?
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00