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Shared Care: The Role of Optometry in the Management in Glaucoma

Date: 1/09/2021 (ACST)

Venue: 290 Anzac Highway Plympton , SA, 5038

Provider: Eye Surgeons SA

Contact: Daniel Tretola, [E] Daniel@eyesurgeonssa.com.au, [P] (08) 8239 0118

Learning Objectives

  • Have an understanding of the different topical agents used for the management of glaucoma
  • Be able to provide a brief description of MIGS and their role in the management of glaucoma
  • Define when patients suspected to have glaucoma require referral
  • Describe the role of optometry in the diagnosis and management of glaucoma
  • Have a general understanding of trabeculectomy surgery and when it is indicated over alternate management options
  • Understand the post operative care of trabeculectomy surgery and the role of optometry in this.

Max CPD hours awarded: 2.25

Session Information

Name
Shared Care: The Role of Optometry in the Management in Glaucoma
Clinical?
Yes
Interactive?
Yes
Therapeutic?
Yes
Duration of CPD Session/Module
1.5
Duration of CPD Session/Module inclusive of Assessment Component
2.25