Astigmatism 2021: The Quest for Refractive Perfection


CME Activity Pricing

ASCRS Member Price: FREE
Nonmember Price: FREE


ASCRS gratefully acknowledges the unrestricted educational grants received in support of this program from Carl Zeiss Meditec and Johnson & Johnson Vision.

ASCRS gratefully acknowledges the unrestricted educational grants received in support of the 2020 ASCRS Virtual Annual Meeting and Bonus CME Enduring Activities from Alcon Vision, LLC, Bausch + Lomb, Carl Zeiss Meditec, EyePoint Pharmaceuticals, Inc., and Omeros Corporation.


Description

Would you like to achieve the best possible refractive outcomes by optimizing your astigmatism management during cataract surgery? This program covers how preoperative planning, intraoperative alignment, and postoperative enhancements will help you nail your astigmatic targets.

Credits: By completing this activity you will earn 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
Duration: 60 minutes
Activity Expiration DateMarch 31, 2022


Program Chairs

Douglas Koch, MD Kendall Donaldson, MD

Faculty

John Berdahl, MD William Wiley, MD William Wiley, MD

Learning Objectives

  • Describe the key factors for achieving our optimal refractive outcomes- the latest findings on targeting astigmatic corrections for WTR, oblique and ATR astigmatism.
  • Examine best practices for pre-, intra-, and postoperative planning and execution.
  • Improve outcomes in the surgical management of astigmatism.
  • Understand the latest technology and to review the devices needed to manage astigmatism in cataract patients.