Continuing Education
Title Alcon CE series 2: Red Eyes and Covid 19 When to Sound the Alarm? / Multifocal Lens Business Grab Or Lose?
Date 2020-11-08
Time 8pm - 9.30pm
Venue LIVE webinar only, no recorded version afterwards
Credit 1.5
Fee Fee: Waived for both members and non-members
Speaker Topic 1: Speakers: Dr. Kendrick Shih MBBS, MRes (Medicine), MRCSEd, FCOphth HK, FHKAM (Ophthalmology) Topic 2: Speakers: Dr. William Kwan BSc (Hons), PhD Optom (HKPU)
Abstract

RED EYES AND COVID-19 WHEN TO SOUND THE ALARM?

Abstract COVID-19 emerged in 2019 and has become a pandemic worldwide, common symptoms include fever or coughing, and may as well conjunctivitis. Though red eyes might possibly be a symptom of COVID-19, that could also be other ocular conditions such as dry eyes or allergic conjunctivitis. With comprehensive clinical knowledge in ophthalmology and particularly in COVID-19, Dr.Shih is going to share about the evaluation of anterior segment and when it is time to consider a referral.

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MULTIFOCAL LENS BUSINESS GRAB OR LOSE?

Abstract When it comes to multifocal lens prescribing, a series of barriers get in the way: long chair time, low consumer awareness, dissatisfaction visual acuity and dryness resulted from contact lens wear. Dr. Kwan is going to take everyone on his journeys of presbyopic contact lens management and ultimately, grabbing more multifocal lens opportunities to make our presbyopic patients’ lives easier and grow the business to the next level.