Presentation for GPs: Eye (part 3) & ENT emergencies (Part 2)

The Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital and Networking Health Victoria welcome GPs to an education session on eye and ENT emergencies on Wednesday 28 May 2014 at 7.00pm.

Date: Wednesday 28 May 2014

Time: 7.00pm – 9pm (Light refreshments from 6.30pm)

Venue: Royal Victorian Eye and Ear Hospital, Lucy Jones Hall (entrance off 428 Albert St, cnr Morrison Pl), Gisborne Street, East Melbourne.

Parking: unrestricted parking on Albert St, Victoria Parade and Gisborne St after 6.30 pm, or Wilson Carpark at 410 Albert St. ($14.00 with staff discount; tickets can be validated on the night)


  • Dr Xavier Fagan – Consultant Ophthalmologist, RVEEH, & Clinical Lecturer, University of Melbourne.
  • Dr Upasna Pratap – ENT Fellow, RVEEH, & ENT Consultant, Alfred Hospital.

Learning Areas:


  • differential diagnosis of the red eye and management
  • minor procedures in ophthalmology- eg corneal foreign body removal, chalazion
  • ocular examination review

ENT Emergencies:

  • epistaxis- GP management, instructions for patients
  • the discharging ear- is it OM with perforation or OE? How to manage it in general practice?
  • ear wax- how to manage it? When not to syringe? Pitfalls
  • handy hints for ENT referrals – how to get your patient seen sooner 4

Category 2 RACGP QI&CPD points have been applied for.  

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