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Educational Night with Perth Eye Surgeons

Date: 11/05/2021 (AWST)

Venue: Midland Eye Clinic, 11/53 The Crescent, Midland, WA, 6056

Provider: Novartis Pharmaceuticals Australia - Sponsor

Contact: Ruth Luther , [E], [P] 02 9805 3555

Learning Objectives

  • Recognise signs of secondary causes associated with glaucoma
  • Understand the use of optic disc imaging and visual field testing in glaucoma management & identify non-glaucomatous causes of abnormal optic disc imaging and visual field loss
  • Recognise eyelid malpositions, understand their effects as well as the possible management/corrective options
  • Better understand how to appropriately triage retinal conditions based on level of urgency (referring versus monitoring) & what to do when unsure
  • Identify common presentations of cataract in children, the importance of systemic disease & the major considerations in the management of the paediatric patient

Max CPD hours awarded: 2

Session Information

Lessons from Glaucoma Clinic, Eyelid Malpositions, Common and Serious Retinal Presentations and Paediatric Cataracts
Duration of CPD Session/Module
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component

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.