Driving Vision and Road Safety
As Optometrists a visit to our practice may be the first indication that a patient's visual status does not meet the DVLA requirement. This presentation will discuss the communication techniques required when explaining this to the patient, their relatives and other professionals (including driving instructors, GPs and road safety officers). It will also look at professional conduct and our duty of care to the patient, considering our skills to issue the appropriate advice safely.
CPD Points: 1
Visionstryt credits: 1
Expiry Date: 31/12/2020
Getting Started with Myopia Control
This lecture is ideal for anyone considering myopia control.
Who, why, where and what to do?
Acanthamoeba Keratitis is a devastating eye infection which in developed countries most commonly occurs in contact lens wearers. Consultant Ophthalmologist Deepa Anijeet will summarise key concepts such as risk factors, diagnosis and treatment of Acanthamoeba Keratitis. It will also highlight key areas of research that offer hope for sufferers.