Managing dry eye for the busy practitioner

Dry eye disease (DED) is multifactorial disease and is a common complaint experienced by millions of people throughout the world. In 2017, the publication of the TFOS DEWS II report provided a staged management approach to help clinicians treat dry eye disease depending on severity.

This article discusses the different tools available for management of DED, including the use of artificial tears, methods to ensure eyelid hygiene, and supplementation with omega-3 fatty acids. It also looks at how other treatment modalities can be incorporated into our daily practice.

This content is worth 1 CET point and you can undertake and optional discussion to make this CET interactive.

CET Points: 1 credits: 1

Expiry Date: 31/12/2021

Interactive points available


GOC CET Approval information

Optometrist logo Ocular Examination logo Ocular Disease logo Standards of Practice logo
Therapeutic Optometrist logo Knowledge logo Options logo Information logo
Contact Lens Optician logo Standards of Practice logo Ocular Examination logo

Also accepted by

Norges Optikerforbund logo Optikerforbundet logo Coru logo Optikerforeningen logo