Refractive Cataract Surgery Essentials: Getting Started | ASCRS
CME Activity
Refractive Cataract Surgery Essentials: Getting Started
December 2019

CME Activity Details

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In this quick 30 minute CME activity based on content from the 2019 ASCRS Annual Meeting, join a panel of experts as they explore the essentials of getting started in refractive cataract surgery. View the detailed activity agenda listed below for presentation titles and speaker names.

CME Information

Credits: By completing this activity you will earn 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Activity Expiration Date: August 31, 2021

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Describe the key business, personnel, and financial considerations associated with introducing refractive cataract surgery into a practice
  • Outline strategies for peri-operative patient communication, including available surgical options, outcomes expectations, and managing the unhappy patient.
Detailed Activity Agenda
What Are the Most Important Things I Need to Know to Begin Refractive Cataract Surgery?

Presented by Gary Foster, MD

How Do I Handle the Business Side of a Refractive Cataract Practice

Presented by Nicole R. Fram, MD

How Should I Consent Patients for the Additional Services I Will Perform?

Presented by Tal Raviv, MD, FACS

What Should I Do When I Encounter My First Unhappy Patient?

Presented by Richard Tipperman, MD

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