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Outlook Eye Education Circuit

Date: 7/02/2023 (AEST)

Venue: Outlook Eye Specialists, The Strand at Coolangatta, Level 3/72-80 Marine Parade, Coolangatta, QLD, 4225

Provider: Outlook Eye Specialists

Contact: Trilby Danby, [E], [P] 0466916419

Learning Objectives

  • Gain a surgeon’s perspective of non-surgical complications of cataract surgery.
  • Gain a surgeon’s perspective of surgical complications of cataract surgery.
  • Gain an understanding of all solutions available to minimise the impact of these complications.
  • Identify common vascular changes due to hypertension
  • Identify uncommon congenital vascular anomalies and tumours
  • Understand the visual complaints in patients with Fuch’s endothelial dystrophy beyond visual acuity
  • Recognise the surgical and non-surgical options to treat Fuch’s endothelial dystrophy
  • Understand the pharmacology of ROCK inhibitors and the corneal endothelium
  • Identify the layers of the macula illustrated on OCT
  • Recognise the mechanical disorders that can affect the macula (and potentially benefit from vitreoretinal surgery)
  • Recognise a selection of pathological conditions that can appear on macular OCT (and can potentially benefit from intravitreal injection
  • Know the 3 most common causes for neovascular glaucoma
  • Know the immediate management steps for the patient with neovascular glaucoma.
  • Know what the long term management and follow-up of neovascular glaucoma involves

Max CPD hours awarded: 2

Session Information

Outlook Eye Education Circuit
Duration of CPD Session/Module
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component

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.