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Southern Ophthalmology Educational Webinar Nov 2021

Date: 3/11/2021 (AEDT)

Venue: Suite 2A, 4 Belgrave Street, Kogarah, NSW, 2217

Provider: Southern Ophthalmology

Contact: Annie Le, [E], [P] (02)95878585

Learning Objectives

  • Understand a basic approach to children presented with swollen optic discs
  • Differentiate between physiological and pathological anisocoria especially Horner’s syndrome
  • Understand the principles in managing children presented with unusual eye movements such as nystagmus
  • Learn to identify clinical features suggestive of ocular surface squamous neoplasia
  • Gain an understanding of treatment options for OSSN
  • Learn about sutureless surgical techniques for treating pterygium
  • To recognise the clinical features of high risk sight threatening ophthalmic conditions
  • To undertake systematic approach in assessment of ophthalmic emergency presentations
  • To effectively facilitate urgent patient care
  • To recognise vision and life threatening neuro-ophthalmic problems for emergency referral
  • Identify causes of binocular diplopia requiring urgent investigation
  • Be able to identify medically urgent causes of transient loss of vision

Max CPD hours awarded: 1.5

Session Information

Southern Ophthalmology Educational Webinar Nov 2021
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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.