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Vision: Quantity and Quality

Date: 26/02/2020

Venue: Elwood Bathers, 15 Elwood Foreshore, Elwood, VIC, 3184

Provider: Vista Eyes

Contact: Carolyn Terry, [E], [P] 03 8532 5000

Learning Objectives

  • To understand the what higher order aberrations are, how they are measured and how they are described in the human eye
  • To discuss what factors influence a patient’s eligibility for refractive surgery, what preoperative testing is performed and what factors influence a patient’s potential outcome
  • To understand the differences between the various surgical methods used in corneal refractive surgery; including potential side-effects and complications.
  • To describe the steps involved in planning lens-based and corneal refractive procedures
  • To explore the current IOLs designs used in refractive lens exchange and cataract surgery and to understand which clinical features influence patient selection for the different IOL designs.
  • To understand the optometric and surgical management of post-operative visual complications.

Max points awarded: 6.00

Session Information

Vision: Quantity and Quality
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Points for attending & Passing Assessment