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Concord Eye Specialists Optometrist Eduational and Interactive Evening

Date: 13/08/2019

Venue: 43 Majors Bay Rd, CONCORD, NSW, 2137

Provider: Concord Eye Specialists Retina Associates

Contact: Lynn Trinh, [E], [P] (02) 9743 0088

Learning Objectives

  • Interpret and use OCT findings to differentiate between age-related macular deneration and other masquerading conditions.
  • Develop a systematic approach to the interpretation of OCT and OCT-A images.
  • Understand the risk factors for glaucoma.
  • Understand the treatment paradigms in Glaucoma, and including emerging options.
  • Increase awareness of side effects of various drops used to lower IOP.
  • Be aware of the various masquerades of glaucoma, in particular neurological masquerades.
  • Understand how gravity and aging affect the periocular structures.
  • Know how to manage some of the above common eyelid conditions.
  • Recognise, assess and appropriately triage nontraumatic and traumatic ocular emergencies.
  • Understand surgical approaches utilised in the management of vitreoretinal pathology.

Max points awarded: 9.00

Session Information

Optometrist Educational and Interactive Evening
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Points for attending & Passing Assessment

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
Optometrist Educational and Interactive EveningFace to Face with AssessmentYesNo9.00

Acknowledgement of Country

In the spirit of reconciliation Optometry Australia acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.