Dr Elizabeth Yeu discusses how the expanding range of different intraocular lens designs can meet the needs and expectations of patients who require cataract surgery.1/2 Next Interview
Dr Loh reviews the impact of ocular health and prior refractive surgery on the choice of intraocular lens, and discusses best practice for communicating with patients prior to cataract surgery.2/2 Take CE/CME Test
Overview & Learning Objectives
In this activity, Dr Elizabeth Yeu and Dr Jennifer Loh discuss the different types of intraocular lenses available, together with issues surrounding lens selection for patients who require cataract surgery, and best practice for helping patients to make informed decisions.
This activity is jointly provided by USF Health and touchIME. read more
This activity has been designed to meet the educational needs of ophthalmologists, including cataract and refractive surgeons, involved in the management of patients requiring cataract surgery.
USF Health adheres to the Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education. All individuals in a position to influence content have disclosed to USF Health any financial relationship with an ineligible organization. USF Health has reviewed and mitigated all relevant financial relationships related to the content of the activity. The relevant relationships are listed below. All individuals not listed have no relevant financial relationships.
Dr Elizabeth Yeu discloses: Consultancy for: Advanced Vision Group, Allergan, Aurion, Avellino, Bausch & Lomb/Valeant, BioTissue, BlephEx, Bruder, BVI, CorneaGen, Dompe, EyePoint Pharmaceuticals, Glaukos, Johnson & Johnson Vision, Kala Pharmaceuticals, LayerBio, LENSAR, Melt, Merck, Mynosys, Novartis, Ocular Science, Ocusoft, Omeros, Sight Sciences, STAAR, Sun, Surface, Tarsus, TearLab Corporation, Thea, Visus and Zeiss. Speaker’s bureau membership for: Alcon. Grants/research support from: Alcon, BioTissue, Ocular Science, Tarsus and TearLab Corporation. Stock/shareholder of: Advanced Vision Group, Aurion, Avellino, BlephEx, CorneaGen, Equinox, LayerBio, Mati, Melt, Mynosys, Ocular Science, Orasis, STAAR, Tarsus and Visus.
Dr Jennifer Loh discloses: Advisory board or panel membership for: Aerie, Allergan, Bausch & Lomb, Imprimis, Johnson & Johnson Vision, Novartis, Ocular Therapeutics, Omeros, Orasis, Sight Sciences Sun and Zeiss. Grants/research support from: Sight Sciences. Speaker’s bureau membership for: Allergan, Kala, Sight Sciences and Sun. Stock/shareholder of: Novabay.
Christopher Donovan, MD. has no financial interests/relationships or affiliations in relation to this activity.
Touch Medical Director
Anne Nunn has no financial interests/relationships or affiliations in relation to this activity.
USF Health Office of Continuing Professional Development and touchIME staff have no financial interests/relationships or affiliations in relation to this activity.
Requirements for Successful Completion
In order to receive credit for this activity, participants must review the content and complete the post-test and evaluation form. Statements of credit are awarded upon successful completion of the post-test and evaluation form.
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This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through a joint providership of USF Health and touchIME. USF Health is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
USF Health designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The European Union of Medical Specialists (UEMS) – European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME) has an agreement of mutual recognition of continuing medical education (CME) credit with the American Medical Association (AMA). European physicians interested in converting AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM into European CME credit (ECMEC) should contact the UEMS (www.uems.eu).
Advanced Practice Providers
Physician Assistants may claim a maximum of 0.75 Category 1 credits for completing this activity. NCCPA accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society.
The AANPCP accepts certificates of participation for educational activities approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditTM by ACCME-accredited providers. APRNs who participate will receive a certificate of completion commensurate with the extent of their participation.
Date of original release: 7 April 2022. Date credits expire: 7 April 2023.
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After watching this activity, participants should be better able to:
- Assess the effectiveness of advanced intraocular lenses to correct vision after cataract surgery
- Discuss the key factors that impact intraocular lens selection in patients undergoing cataract surgery
- Apply the most effective communication strategies for patients undergoing cataract surgery