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Supporting Dry Eye Sufferers with a New Fast-Acting, Preservative-Free Eye Drop 20 April 2021

Date: Tue 20/04/2021 - Tue 20/04/2021

Provider: Alcon

Optometrist Credits: 0.88 General + 0.20 Clinical Diagnostic points

Event Type(s): Online

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At these virtual events, a new multi-dose preservative free lubricant eye drop will be introduced to optometrists, pharmacists and orthoptists. Presentations will discuss the glycocalyx and tear film mucins in healthy eyes and in dry eye disease, help attendees understand the importance of managing dry eye associated with environmental factors such as digital screen use and air conditioning and how the preservative free multi-dose bottle for Systane ULTRA MDPF is different other eye lubricants on the market.

Learning Objectives:

  1. Identify the cause of dry eye symptoms
  2. Understand the role of the Systane family in a dry eye management plan
  3. Understand the importance of the Glycocalyx and its alteration in Dry Eye Disease
  4. Understand the impact of reduced blink rates and environmental stress on the ocular surface

9:00pm and 11:00pm options for this date.

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