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Grand Rounds including interesting corneal, retinal and other cases

Date: 23/10/2019

Venue: Eyes Wide Bay, 6 Bayswater Drive, Urraween, QLD, 4655

Provider: Eyes Wide Bay

Contact: Kerryn Drew, [E], [P] 07 4194 2352

Learning Objectives

  • 1. Explain the risks for corneal perforation associated with severe dry eye, and the management of this condition.
  • 2. Discriminate between peripheral corneal ulcer causes, and list management for these.
  • 3. List the benefits and risks associated with bandage contact lens use.
  • 4. Describe the ocular signs that can arise from hairy caterpillar exposure and the management of these problems.
  • 5. Describe the defining features of a retinal artery microaneurysm, and the management options for treatment.
  • 6. List the differential diagnosis of retinal exudates.
  • 7. Describe the presentation of central serous chorioretinopathy, its risk of recurrence, and the likelihood of future choroidal neovascular membrane.
  • 8. List the conditions associated with night vision problems and describe the workup for these cases.
  • 9. Describe the signs and symptoms, as well as management of a patient with active sarcoidosis.
  • 10. List differential diagnosis for temporal optic nerve pallor.
  • 11. Describe the possible systemic causes contributing to a branch retinal artery occlusion.
  • 12. List the causes of non-traumatic hyphaema.

Max points awarded: 7.50

Session Information

Grand Rounds
Activity Type
Face to Face 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.