ASCRS Consensus Statement on Vuity
Leads: Douglas Rhee, MD, Cathleen McCabe, MD, Leon Herndon, MD, Rajesh Rao, MD
On August 16, 2022, the Prescribing Information for VUITY (pilocarpine hydrochloride ophthalmic solution) 1.25% was updated following a voluntary submission by Allergan, an AbbVie company, to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). New information has now been included in the Warnings and Precautions, Postmarketing Experience, and Patient Counseling Information sections. This ASCRS Task Force was convened to develop an understanding of the data and a preliminary consensus on appropriate counseling of patients regarding risks associated with the use of VUITY.Learn More
New in CME 24/7: A Taste of ASCRS
Experience the best of ASCRS education
Join program co-chairs—Douglas Koch, MD, Sumitra Khandelwal, MD, and Daniel Chang, MD—YES Program Chair Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD, and faculty for an online CME 24/7 activity where you’ll gain pearls you can put into practice on day one. Captured at the 2022 ASCRS Summer Meeting, this program is designed to offer a "taste" of the best education ASCRS has to offer.
Credits: This program is designated for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.Learn More
Cataract Surgery 2021: Understanding the Presbyopia Correction Landscape
There have been waves of evolution in presbyopia correcting IOLs. This session will focus on how to best plan, incorporate, and achieve patient satisfaction when using these technologies.
Choosing the Right Presbyopia-Correcting Lens for Our Patients in 2021
This 1 hour roundtable discussion will center around IOL selection choices that are available today and to come in 2021 based on varying patient presentations.
This roundtable will explore the evaluation process in the preparation for cataract surgery, advances in pseudophakia presbyopia correction, intraoperative technologies to optimize patient outcomes and strategies to ensure happy patients.
Featured 2022 ASCRS Annual Meeting Symposium
Surgical and Pharmacological Approaches to Presbyopia Management
Enjoy presentations from this 2022 ASCRS Annual Meeting Symposium (registrants only)
In-Depth Instructional Courses
View these presbyopia courses from the 2022 and 2021 ASCRS Annual Meetings.
(Meeting registration required to view 2022 courses)
Trifocal IOL Technology
Extended Depth of Focus IOL Technology
SPS-101: Presbyopia Correcting IOLs- Multifocal and Trifocal IOLs
Moderator: Omar F. Almallah, MD, ABO
Panelists: Ming X Wang, MD, PhD, ABO
SPS-204: Presbyopia Correcting IOL Comparisons, New Treatments and Studies
Moderator: James A. Katz, MD
Panelists: Audrey R. Talley Rostov, MD
Helga P. Sandoval, MD, MSc
SPS-210: Presbyopia Correcting IOLs- Extended Depth of Focus/Extended Range of Vision IOLs
Moderator: Bernard A. Milstein, MD, ABO
Panelists: Jay S. Pepose, MD, PhD, ABO