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Age Related Macular Degeneration – Macular Disease Foundation Australia Health Professional Education Program

Date: Thu 20/05/2021 - Sat 20/05/2023

Provider: Macular Disease Foundation Australia

Optometrist Credits: 1.50 General Credits

Event Type(s): Online

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Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the current and future prevalence rates of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) in Australia
  2. Describe the impact of AMD on patients and the health system
  3. Differentially diagnose and discuss the stages of AMD
  4. Describe treatment options for various stages of AMD
  5. Describe risk factors for the development and progression of AMD, including diet and lifestyle changes
  6. Discuss tailored AMD risk factor information with patients in a sensitive and culturally aware manner
  7. Recommend eye examinations and identify effective referral pathways for people living with or at risk of AMD in line with national guidelines
  8. Describe the role of various health professionals and patient support services in the management of people living with or at risk of AMD
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