Your complete CPD solution
At Visionstryt we specialise in distance learning. Our website offers dozens of CPD points across all competencies with new modules being added every month. Whether you are an Optometrist or an Optical Dispenser, our website offers you a wide range of CPD content just for you.
Lenses and Harmful Light Protection
This article will provide an overview of harmful light, including sources of exposure and the effects on the eye. In addition, the different types of protective lenses that are available, and how these are manufactured will be discussed.
Getting on the right tract with uveitis
This course will review 4 patient cases with presenting with different types of anterior uveitis. For each case, symptoms, diagnosis, referral and management will be discussed.
Glaucoma: Diagnosis, Referral Guidance and Management
This article will review the revised NICE guidance for referral and management of glaucoma patients.
Retinal Tumours and Pigmented Lesions
This course reviews the prevalence, aetiology, differential diagnosis and treatment of the most common pigmented fundus lesions and ocular tumours.
Cataract and the NICE Guidelines
In October 2017, The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence published new guidance on the management of cataracts in adults.
Biomaterials and their role in treating vision loss
The development of biomaterials, treatment options and how they can treat sight loss.
Oxygen and the eye
This presentation will discuss the role of oxygen supply in the eye and will review how the emerging technique of spectral imaging can be used to map oxygenation of blood in the retina and conjunctiva and to detect abnormal oxygen consumption patterns.
How to Interpret OCT Images: Common Case Histories
This course will discuss the key features of common ocular pathologies to help optometrists make an accurate diagnosis using OCT imaging.
New Treatments for Dry AMD
This lecture will provide some background into age-related macular degeneration (AMD), discuss how the AMD-risk associated mutations affect our immune system and talk about new therapies currently being developed.
Facial Skin Lesions
As seen in etCETera. In this article, we describe the most common skin lesions you are likely to come across and explain how to manage them.
Bringing Multimodality Imaging to Life
OCT brought to life with OCT LIVE filmed at Eyecare 2017.
Assessing the Anterior Chamber
This course aims to keep your knowledge and skills up to date with useful techniques for assessing the anterior chamber.
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.
An Overview of Uveitis
Dr Graeme Williams discusses an overview of anterior, intermediate and posterior uveitis.
AMD - Reducing Risk and Incidence
This video was filmed live at Eyecare 3000 Glasgow 2011