Education, Education, Education: when to refer
Eyecare practitioners frequently encounter pathology that requires onward referral either to a colleague or an ophthalmologist. Timely and appropriate referral to the hospital eye service improves patient care and enhances the relationship between all eye care health professionals. This lecture reviews the common ophthalmic conditions seen by Dispensing Opticians and Optometrists and how they should be managed in practice or referred to an ophthalmologist in an appropriate time frame.
CPD Points: 1
Visionstryt credits: 1
Expiry Date: 31/12/2020
Kids R Fun! Paediatric eyecare for the busy optometrist
This presentation will discuss the role of the optometrist in providing eye care for children, including appropriate clinical tests and diagnosis of common paediatric ocular conditions.
Free-form progressive powered lenses
Improving outcomes and reducing mistakes
This article describes the considerations that need to be made when dispensing free-form progressive powered lenses and how to reduce non-tolerance in practice.