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Management of Retinal Diseases

Available from: 1/12/2019

Where to publish:

Provider: Presmed Australia Pty Ltd

Contact: Eliza Mcgann, [E], [P] 02 8507 6846

Learning Objectives

  • Diabetic retinopathy and maculopathy Signs/Symptoms of concern to refer and timing thereof
  • Understand role of laser in treatment of diabetic retinopathy and maculopathy
  • Understand role of Anti VEGF in management of diabetic retinopathy and maculopathy
  • Understand indications for vitrectomy surgery in management of diabetes
  • Risk Factors for DME/visual loss in diabetics
  • When to refer eyes with DME
  • Different management options for DME
  • Identify the causes of sub macular haemorrhage
  • Understand the medical management plan
  • Understand the key factors that influence surgical decision making
  • Appreciate the surgical technique for displacement of the haemorrhage

Max points awarded: 2.00

Session Information

Management of Retinal Diseases
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.