Lens-Based Astigmatism Correction: Pearls for Success with Toric IOLs | ASCRS
CME Activity
Lens-Based Astigmatism Correction: Pearls for Success with Toric IOLs
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

Enjoy this 60-minute CME activity in which a panel of experts share take-home pearls regarding the correction of astigmatism. Topics include astigmatism fundamentals, preoperative pearls, tips for selecting the right toric IOL power, and the management of postoperative residual refractive error.

CME Information

This activity is supported by educational grants from Johnson & Johnson Vision and Carl Zeiss Meditec.
Credits
: By completing this activity you will earn 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Activity Expiration Date: August 31, 2020

Learning Objectives

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

  • Outline the importance of and best practices for pre- intra-, and postoperative planning and execution to improve outcomes in the surgical management of astigmatism
  • Integrate axial marking instruments and/or more advanced registration tools to mark and identify the axis intraoperatively
  • Factor in the latest findings on targeting astigmatic corrections for WTR vs. ATR astigmatism

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