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Retinal Update and Biologics in Ocular Inflammation

Date: 29/10/2019

Venue: Newcastle Club, 40 Newcomen St Newcastle NSW 2300, NSW, 2300

Provider: Dr Anthony Dunlop

Contact: Anthony Dunlop, [E], [P] 0407704693

Learning Objectives

  • Recognise that treat and extend treatment protocols can tolerate subretinal fluid in wet AMD without significant loss of vision.
  • Recognise that laser remains a useful option for some proliferative diabetic retinopathy patients
  • Recognise that with good vision, a diabetic macula oedema patient may do well without intervention as long as followup can be maintained
  • Recognise the place for biologics in the treatment paradigm of uveitis
  • Recognise systemic diseases which may use biologics which typically may precipitate ocular side effects
  • Recognise how common the use of biologics has become

Max points awarded: 6.00

Session Information

Retinal Update and Biologics in Ocular Inflammation
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Points for attending & Passing Assessment

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