Low vision in the 21st Century in optometric practice
This lecture will consider the changing prevalence of eye disease and what that could mean to the patient base in optometric practices in future. Practitioners will be reminded of the principals of prescribing magnification, including high add spectacles and the most commonly prescribed simple low vision devices. The type of advice and information that any optometrist/optician can provide for their patients with sight loss will be discussed as well as making the most of the latest technology available in most households.
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.