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Update in Ophthalmology for Optometry

Date: 23/10/2019

Venue: 55 High Street, Berwick Victoria 3806, VIC, 3806

Provider: Berwick Eye Centre

Contact: Ed Hauptman, [E] edhauptman@berwickeye.com, [P] +61419702716

Learning Objectives

  • Be updated on Choroidal Melanoma: when to refer a “suspicious lesion”, Treatment of melanoma in 2019, what to tell the patient
  • Learn to assess different stages of Thyroid Eye Disease, learn how to manage Thyroid Eye Disease medically, understand basic principle of surgical interventions of Thyroid Eye Disease
  • Understand when to monitor & when to refer, what to advise the GP, what role anti-VEGF plays & what is best management
  • Learn how to diagnose Herpetic eye disease, what to look out for & understand how to treat
  • Appreciate that glaucoma encompasses disparate prelaminar optic neuropathies
  • Gain a better understanding on epiblepharon repair
  • Differentiate non-glaucomatous pre-laminar optic neuropathies
  • Understand more about Neuro-protection for glaucoma: where are we now?
  • Understand what OCT tells us about the biology of glaucoma
  • Understand the relationship between Drugs and DNA manipulation for Lebers : where we are now?
  • Understand the use of OCT in NOPH: the revolution progresses
  • Understand the use of Drugs for TA

Max points awarded: 4.00

Session Information

Name
Update in Ophthalmology for Optometry
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
4.00