Phaco Fundamentals: Principles and Pearls for Optimizing Phaco Machine Settings for Different Cataracts | ASCRS
CME Activity
Phaco Fundamentals: Principles and Pearls for Optimizing Phaco Machine Settings for Different Cataracts
September 2019

CME Activity Details

Activity Availability

This CME activity is available to all ophthalmologists. Click the button below to access this activity in the CME 24/7 portal. 

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Description

During this 90 minute CME activity, learn phaco fundamentals from the experts. This comprehensive overview is organized into three primary topic areas:
Part 1: Phacodynamic Basics and Essential Principles
Part 2: Dense Cataract Cases
Part 3: Complex Case Phacodynamics

CME Information

This activity is supported by educational grants from Johnson & Johnson Vision, Alcon Laboratories Inc., and Bausch + Lomb.
Credits
: By completing this activity you will earn 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Activity Expiration Date: August 31, 2020

Learning Objectives

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

  • AModify and customize platform-specific phaco settings to maximize outcomes for routine cataract surgery
  • Identify details regarding phacoemulsification function in fluidics and power modulation, peristaltic and venture pumps, nuclear disassembly techniques, and hydrodissection
  • List platform-specific settings and clinical procedure tech- niques to navigate common complicating factors and surgical issues in cataract surgery

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