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UV Damage to Children’s Eyes: Australia’s Silent Epidemic

Available from: 1/09/2020

Where to publish: mivision publication and www.mieducation.com

Provider: Mivision

Contact: Nikki Byrne, [E] nikki@mivision.com.au, [P] 02 8336 8616

Learning Objectives

  • Understand how ultraviolet radiation enters the eye,
  • Be aware of common eye diseases caused by ultraviolet radiation,
  • Know what the natural squint reflex is and how it is turned off by any dark glasses,
  • Understand the components necessary for maximally UV protective sunglasses, and
  • Recognise that all sunglasses are not the same, despite being classified as category 3.

Max points awarded: 2.00

Session Information

Name
UV Damage to Children’s Eyes: Australia’s Silent Epidemic
Activity Type
Independent Learning with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
2.00