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Diabetic Eye Disease: Beyond the Retina

Available from: 16/12/2019

Where to publish: mivision Magazine and

Provider: Mivision

Contact: Nikki Byrne, [E], [P] 02 8336 8616

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the effects of diabetes on the ocular surface,
  • Be familiar with the process and development of dry eyes in patients with diabetes and its correlation with potential future development of corneal neuropathy,
  • Understand the increased risk of infections and persistent corneal erosions on the ocular surface, and
  • Become familiar with treatment options for managing the ocular surface and tear film of patients with diabetes.

Max points awarded: 2.00

Session Information

Diabetic Eye Disease: Beyond the Retina
Activity Type
Independent Learning with Assessment
Points for attending & Passing Assessment

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.