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SS2L2 Hereditary Dystrophies and Degenerations of the Vitreous and the Retina

Date: Tue 16/04/2019 - Mon 30/11/2020

Provider: Optometry Australia

Optometrist Credits: 1 Clinical Diagnostic Credit

Event Type(s): Online

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Learning Objectives

  • List the range of inherited dystrophies of the posterior segment – vitreoretinal dystrophies, rod dystrophies and cone dystrophies
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the inheritance patterns of the more commonly encountered dystrophies and the genetic counselling of patients who may transmit the conditions
  • Explain the clinical features and differential diagnostic signs of the more commonly encountered dystrophies
  • Discuss the role of the rapidly expanding field of genetic therapy – in particular, Luxturna - that may offer ways of addressing some vitreoretinal diseases.
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