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Beyond 2020 - The State of the Art in Refractive Surgery: Who What and When

Date: 01/11/2021 (AEST)

Venue: Cellar Room, Picnic Point, 164 Tourist Rd, Toowoomba, QLD, 4350

Provider: Laser Sight

Contact: Helen Andrews, [E] info@lasersight.com.au, [P] 1800 003 937

Learning Objectives

  • To understand the difference between the types of corneal laser refractive surgery: PRK, LASIK and SMILE
  • To understand which refractive errors these procedures can treat
  • To understand who is/isn't suitable for corneal laser refractive surgery
  • To understand when phakic intraocular lenses are preferable to laser
  • To understand the use of refractive lens exchange and refractive cataract surgery in presbyopic patients
  • To understand which patients are more suitable for monovision than multifocal lenses

Max CPD hours awarded: 2

Session Information

Name
Corneal laser-based refractive surgery
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
Yes
Therapeutic?
No
Duration of CPD Session/Module
0.5
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
1
Name
Lens-based refractive surgery
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
Yes
Therapeutic?
No
Duration of CPD Session/Module
0.5
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
1