JAN 31, 2018
Straight From the Cutter's Mouth
Cornea/External Disease, Retina/Vitreous, Vitreoretinal Surgery
0.5 General AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™
Dr. Ajay Kuriyan of University of Rochester and Dr. Will Parke of VitreoRetinal Surgery, PA in Minneapolis, MN rejoin Jay for the third round of Masterpiece Retina discussion of classic retinal surgery articles. Articles discussed are listed below:
Volume displacement of scleral buckles
Geometric alterations produced by encircling buckles. Biometric and clinical considerations
The management of subretinal gas following attempted pneumatic reattachment
Visual field defect in association with chiasmal migration of intraocular silicone oil
Neurotrophic corneal ulceration after retinal detachment surgery with retinectomy and endolaser: a case series
Release: Jan. 31, 2018; expires Jan. 31, 2021
Reviewers: Purnima Patel, MD; Shriji Patel, MD; Carl Danzig, MD
Disclosures: The physician reviewers and Academy staff report no relevant financial disclosures.
Learning Objective: Upon completion of this episode, the listener should be able to describe evolving standards of care for the management of vitreoretinal disorders or the outcomes from recent research and how these impact patient care decisions.
Audience: This activity is intended for retina subspecialists and comprehensive ophthalmologists.
Accreditation: The American Academy of Ophthalmology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Academy of Ophthalmology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.TM Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
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