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From the Lid to the Retina

Date: 28/04/2021 (AEST)

Venue: 488 Kent Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000

Provider: George St Eye Centre

Contact: Con Moshegov, [E] jade@georgesteyecentre.com.au, [P] 0422816642

Learning Objectives

  • Perform basic differential diagnosis of eyelid lesions, deciphering whether it is acute or chronic, benign or malignant & be able to triage patients appropriately
  • Recognise the effects of a poor ocular surface for patients undergoing Cataract surgery & the spectrum of techniques available, mechanisms involved & methodologies for improving the ocular surface
  • Understand what Epithelial Basement Membrane Dystrophy is - how this condition influences outcomes of cataract surgery & what can be done to accurately identify and explain such impacts to patients
  • Understand the functions of and common pathologies relating to the posterior cornea, lens & posterior segment of the eyeball, how to best triage patients and institute appropriate management plans
  • Understand how the latest monofocal, EDOF & multifocal IOLs work in relation to visual acuity/visual quality & how lifestyle/visual demands impact on suitability of these lenses for certain patients
  • Identify and diagnose patients with Central Serous Chorioretinopathy & formulate an appropriate management plan

Max CPD hours awarded: 3

Session Information

Name
From the Lid to the Retina
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
Yes
Therapeutic?
Yes
Duration of CPD Session/Module
3
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
3