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'Eye'deal Updates

Date: 25/10/2022 (AEDT)

Venue: Novotel Newcastle Beach, 5 King Street, Newcastle NSW 2300, NSW, 2300

Provider: Dr Kuo Luong Lee

Contact: Sarah Gibbons, [E], [P] 0240034881

Learning Objectives

  • Better understand the relationship between cataract and corneal pathology – dry eye, fuch's endothelial dystrophy, pterygium and irregular astigmatism
  • Better understand the relationship between cataract and intraocular inflammation – recurrent anterior uveitis, chronic anterior uveitis, Posner schlossman syndrome (PSS), herpetic disease
  • Better understand the relationship between cataract in the diabetic patient – diabetic macula oedema (DMO), NPDR and PDR
  • Better understand the causes of the range of problems that can occur during cataract surgery & the surgical/therapeutic management options of such complicated cases
  • Recognize peripheral lesions & other retinal changes that require vitrectomy and formulate management/treatment plan, when to refer and when to watch

Max CPD hours awarded: 2.25

Session Information

'Eye'deal Updates
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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.