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Practical tips you need to know from CLEAR-Evidence-based contact lens practice

Date: 13/10/2021 (AEDT)

Venue: Virtual 4 - 9pm

Registration: https://cvent.me/WYzy8W

Provider: Alcon Vision Care

Contact: Nadia Michaels , [E] nadia.michaels@alcon.com, [P] 0437889332

Learning Objectives

  • Understand which factors are important to consider for contact lens selection and evaluating fit
  • Understand the key factors associated with contact lens comfort, in particular friction, lubricity and shear stress
  • Recognise the importance of the anterior eye examination and what tests should be performed at review appointments
  • Learn best practices for fitting and assessing contact lens performance for presbyopes
  • Learn recommended aftercare routine and suggested frequency for soft contact lenses
  • Understand best practices for care regimen and teaching application and removal

Max CPD hours awarded: 2

Session Information

Name
The initial Appointment
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
Yes
Therapeutic?
No
Duration of CPD Session/Module
0.5
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
0.75
Name
The Fit and Teach
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
Yes
Therapeutic?
No
Duration of CPD Session/Module
0.5
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
0.75
Name
The Aftercare
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
Yes
Therapeutic?
No
Duration of CPD Session/Module
0.5
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
0.5