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Optometry Virtually Connected 2023
Optometry Virtually Connected 2023
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When they slip through the cracks: assessment and management of pathological myopia



2:00 pm

17 June 2023

Room 2

Stream 2 - Myopia - Presentation 3

Talk Description

Progressive myopia is always a hot topic in optometry, however, there may be patients who slip through the cracks and don't receive early intervention. This talk will cover the key reasons why we work so hard to treat progressive myopia including the signs and symptoms of pathologcial myopia. There will be discussion around the key methods of assessment including techniques and imaging as well as the most up to date research of treatment options.

Learning Objectives:
  • Assess and recognise signs of pathological myopia.