The Practical Guide to Cataract Essentials | ASCRS
CME Activity
The Practical Guide to Cataract Essentials
February 2020

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In this 1 hour CME activity based on content from the 2019 Combined Ophthalmic Symposium, enjoy eight short video presentations on the essentials 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: February 28, 2021

Learning Objectives

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

  • Develop appropriate cataract surgery treatment plans for more challenging eyes (dense nucleus, post-refractive, irregular astigmatism, dry eye disease)
  • Implement strategies for the surgical correction of astigmatism
  • Explore innovations in topical, lens-based and corneal solutions for presbyopia correction
Detailed Activity Agenda
Dense Nucleus

Presented by Mitchell Weikert, MD

Post-LASIK with Astigmatism

Presented by Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD

Low Astigmatism: Corneal Incisions or Toric IOL?

Presented by Denise Visco, MD

Post-RK Patient Seeking Spectacle Independence

Presented by Leela Raju, MD

Demanding -3.00 Myope Seeking Presbyopia Correction

Presented by Kendall E. Donaldson, MD

Unhappy Post-Operative Patient After Presbyopia-Correcting IOL

Presented by Nicole Fram, MD

Cataract Patient with Dry Eye Disease Who Desires Spectacle Freedom

Presented by Elizabeth Yeu, MD

Advanced-Technology IOLs and Glaucoma

Presented by Tom Samuelson, MD

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