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50155 Diabetes Collaborative Care and Medical Ocular Management

Date: Wed 13/05/2020 - Fri 13/05/2022

Provider: Luxottica Institute of Learning

Optometrist Credits: 2.00 General Credits
Dispensing Optician Credits: 2 General Credits

Event Type(s): Online


1. Conduct a thorough medical history when examining patients living with diabetes,
2. Collaboratively co-manage patients and lias with other involved health professionals who are involved in the patient’s diabetes care,
3. Understand the treatment options for diabetic retinopathy,
4. Appreciate the benefits and limitations of treatment options for diabetic retinopathy,
5. Understand the importance in the role of optometrists in the co-management and involvement in the decision making process for diabetes eye related care management options with ophthalmologists,
6. Understand the and manage diabetes related ocular surface changes including dry eye management,
7. Understand the clinical importance and medico legal significance with thorough and adequate clinical record keeping,
8. Appreciate the added benefits of advancing technology including ultra wide retinal imaging in further assessing the retina, and
9. Understand and appreciate how why both current and advancing technologies are both required to acquire the thorough clinical assessment.

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