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Cataract Surgery 2021: Understanding the Presbyopia Correction Landscape

Cataract Surgery 2021: Understanding the Presbyopia Correction Landscape

Sunday, July 25, 4:45 – 6:15

Please join our dynamic faculty for an interactive program focused on the surgical correction of presbyopia.  Since the introduction of the first presbyopia correcting lens in mid-2000’s, 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.

The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ 

ASCRS gratefully acknowledges the unrestricted educational grants received in support of this program from:

Alcon Vision, LLC.
Johnson & Johnson Vision

Program Chairs

Elizabeth Yeu, MD

Sumit (Sam) Garg, MD

Faculty

Cathleen McCabe, MD

William Wiley, MD

Keith Walter, MD

Continuing Medical Education (CME) Credits

Accreditation Statement

ACCME Accredited image The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. ASCRS takes responsibility for the content, quality and scientific integrity of the CME activity.


Designation Statement
The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery designates this educational activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

All CME activities approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit are valid for recognition by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME). Physicians not licensed in the U.S. who participate in this CME activity are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit

Attendees registered as exhibitors, spouses, and guests are not eligible for CME credits.

Educational Objectives

Upon completion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Assess the state of presbyopia-correcting IOLs available today and in the pipeline.
  • Analyze the pearls of selecting patients and the factors involved to meet the needs for presbyopia correction in today's cataract surgery patient.
  • Review the strategies to ensure happy patients and enhance overall outcomes. 

 

Notice About Off-Label Use Presentations

The webinar may include presentations on drugs or devices or uses of drugs or devices that may not have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) or have been approved by the FDA for specific uses only. The FDA has stated that it is the responsibility of the physician to determine the FDA clearance status of each drug or device he or she wishes to use in clinical practice. ASCRS is committed to the free exchange of medical education. Inclusion of any presentation in this program, including presentations of off-label uses, does not imply an endorsement by ASCRS of the uses, products or techniques presented.

ADA/Special Accommodations

ASCRS fully complies with the legal requirements of the American with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the rules and regulations thereof. ASCRS also requires ADA compliance from its contracted vendors and facilities. Any participant in this educational program who requires special accommodations or services should contact a staff member.