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Myopia Management with Spectacles – Online Course

Provider: Myopia Profile Pty Ltd

Contact: Kate Gifford, [E], [P] 0411109076

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the clinical rationale for use of single vision spectacles in children with myopia, including very young children
  • Describe the efficacy evidence for various myopia control spectacle interventions
  • Communicate a simple comparison of spectacle lens myopia control treatments to other available treatments, based on scientific evidence
  • Describe the similarities and differences in the new generation of myopia controlling spectacle lens designs
  • Explain patient pathways for prescribing spectacle lenses for children with myopia, based on clinical objectives and binocular vision status
  • Discuss practical aspects of spectacle lens prescribing such as sun protection, frame fitting and parent communication

Max CPD hours awarded: 2

Session Information

Myopia Management with Spectacles – Online Course
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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.