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QEI 2021 Free Optometry CPD series

Date: 22/11/21 - 24/11/21 (AEST)

Venue: QEI, 140 Melbourne Street, South Brisbane , QLD, 4101

Provider: Queensland Eye Institute

Contact: Brendan Cronin, [E] brendan.cronin@qei.org.au, [P] 07 3239 5000

Register Here: https://qei.zohobackstage.com/QEIOptometryCPDNight

Learning Objectives

  • Understand the interpretation of macular OCT's and angiograms
  • Understanding the differential diagnoses of age-related macular degeneration
  • Understanding the latest management paradigm in age related macular degeneration
  • Understanding the future treatment of age-related macular degeneration
  • Understand the impacts of dry eye on topography and biometry
  • Treat pre and post cataract surgery dry eye effectively
  • Understand the importance of preventative measures for post surgery dry eye
  • Understanding flashes, floaters and peripheral holes and why not all are treated
  • Review post-operative issues and complications after retinal detachment
  • Imaging findings in patients who may have poorer outcomes from retinal surgery
  • Understand factors affecting loss of patients to follow-up
  • Explain how a computerised perimetry detects an abnormality in a patients field
  • Common field defects in glaucoma
  • Understand the different classes of glaucoma drops
  • Develop a framework for commencing treatment with glaucoma drops.
  • To understand the different stages of keratoconus
  • To be aware of strategies to undertake to prevent progression
  • To understand appropriate timing of referrals
  • To become aware of new treatment modalities that are available in Queensland

Max CPD hours awarded: 4.25

Session Information

Name
Keratoconus - Reshaping bad corneas into useful ones
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
Yes
Therapeutic?
Yes
Duration of CPD Session/Module
0.75
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
1
Name
Cataract Surgery Outcomes - it's all about you
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
Yes
Therapeutic?
Yes
Duration of CPD Session/Module
0.75
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
1
Name
Management of issues after retinal surgery
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
Yes
Therapeutic?
Yes
Duration of CPD Session/Module
0.5
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
0.75
Name
Understanding visual fields and how to commence topical glaucoma treatment
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
Yes
Therapeutic?
Yes
Duration of CPD Session/Module
0.5
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
0.75
Name
Update on the current and future treatments in age related macular degeneration
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
Yes
Therapeutic?
Yes
Duration of CPD Session/Module
0.5
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
0.75