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Paediatric Pearls

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WAVE On Demand Day1-Clark: Paediatric Pearls

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Summary:  Children with acute eye problems can be challenging to assess and manage. This talk will focus on practical tips for assessment and management of common ocular presentations in children using clinical examples. Important considerations for safe medication prescribing in children will also be discussed.  The sight and life-threatening ocular conditions in kids that should not be missed will be discussed.

Learning Objectives 
1. Practical tips on how to safely assess children with common ocular presentations including red eyes, sore eyes, styes, ocular trauma and foreign bodies. 
2. Understand the important considerations for safely prescribing eye drops in children 
3. Understand the features of important sight or life-threatening eye conditions presenting in children

Assessment: There are 5 optional MCQS with this lecture.

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Summary: Children with acute eye problems can be challenging to assess and manage. This talk will focus on practical tips for assessment and management of common ocular presentations in children using clinical examples. Important considerations for safe medication prescribing in children will also be discussed. The sight and life-threatening ocular conditions in kids that should not be missed will be discussed.
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