Common paediatric ophthalmic cases & Case studies -the use of multimodal imaging for diagnosis + monitoring, differential diagnosis and surgical management

08 Aug 2021
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Common paediatric ophthalmic cases & Case studies -the use of multimodal imaging for diagnosis + monitoring, differential diagnosis and surgical management

Common paediatric ophthalmic cases

Presentation Outline

Common paediatric ophthalmic cases

 

Learning Objectives

Learn important differentials of common paediatric ophthalmic conditions.

Learn red flags for urgent referral for paediatric ophthalmic presentations.

Have an awareness of how to manage common paediatric ophthalmic conditions.

 

Therapeutic – Yes

 

Event Topics

Binocular Vision/Strabismus

Cornea/Conjunctiva

Infectious Eye Disease

Myopia Management

Ocular Trauma/Emergency Eye Care

Oculoplastics (Lids/Lashes/Orbit)

Paediatrics/Children’s Vision

 

Case studies -the use of multimodal imaging for diagnosis + monitoring, differential diagnosis and surgical management

Presentation Outline

Two case studies presented demonstrating the use of multimodal imaging for diagnosis + monitoring, differential diagnosis and surgical management

 

The relevance of the OCT findings will be discussed focusing on differential diagnosis and management and the vital role played by the optometrist.

Learning Objectives

Please provide Presentation learning objectives (3 minimum)

1)         OCT – enhance interpretation of the signs and red flag identification

2)         Increase vigilance for the unexpected

3)         Enhance differential diagnosis

Therapeutic – Yes

Event Topics.

Retinal disease

Imaging Modalities/Diagnostic Equipment

Ocular oncology