This video module will explore the importance of questioning patients about dry eye in general practice. Gain a deeper understanding of the multifactorial causes of dry eye and the importance of the tear film. Recognise the different types of dry eye and appropriate ocular lubricants, and upskill to implement best practices for dry eye management.
Eye and ear medicine
Gonzalo Jacome, Senior Staff Clinician, Centre for Eye Health, UNSW discusses how general practitioners can provide effective first-line care for a range of eye conditions. Ways to diagnose eye conditions in a telehealth consultation are explored, as well as the identification of ocular emergencies and coordinating care with optometrists in glaucoma management.