The Cutting Edge: Updates in Cataract & Refractive Surgery | ASCRS
CME Activity
The Cutting Edge: Updates in Cataract & Refractive Surgery
February 2020

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In this 1 hour CME activity based on content from the 2019 Combined Ophthalmic Symposium, enjoy the following five short presentations on the latest and greatest in cataract & refractive surgery. View the detailed activity agenda listed below for presentation titles and speaker names.

CME Information

Credits: By completing this activity you will earn 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Activity Expiration Date: January 31, 2021

Learning Objectives

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

  • Determine appropriate IOL power calculations for routine and challenging cases through selection of IOL power calculation formulas
  • Describe the impact that key corneal biomechancis have on corneal refractive procedure outcomes, including new and innovative methods of corneal imaging and assessment
  • Outline recent innovations in cataract peri-operative medications, including new drug delivery mechanisms and the latest research in prevention of endophthalmitis
Detailed Activity Agenda
Advanced Toric IOL Formulas and Calculators

Presented by Elizabeth Yeu, MD

Update on IOL Calculations and Biometers
Presented by Douglas Koch, MD
Corneal Biomechanics

Presented by Mitchell Weikert, MD

Anti-Inflammatory Delivery Beyond Drops: Intracameral, Intravitreal, Punctual Delivery

Presented by Michael Patterson, DO

Endophthalmitis Prophylaxis: Where are we today?

Presented by Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD

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