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50590 Leave Halos and Glare Behind – Interactive Webinar

Date: Wed 22/09/2021 - Tue 19/10/2021

Provider: Alcon Vision

Optometrist Credits: 1.00 General

Event Type(s): Online, Training, Webinar

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Presenter(s): Ms Monica Lette; Mr Simon Allen, Ms Tessa Brushett

Duration: 1 hour

Programme:

 A virtual, interactive educational webinar where we will outline the technology of Alcon’s range of presbyopia correcting IOLs and pre- and post-operative considerations. Optometrists prior experience with presbyopia correcting IOLs and their experience of patient counselling, referral to surgeon, post-operative refraction and prescribing tips will be discussed. We will also discuss current and recent market research into patient IOL correction options; blue light filters in IOLs; the factors affecting IOL stability and PCO rates.

 

Learning Objectives:

  1. At completion of this CPD activity, participants should be able to identify and understand the features, advantages and benefits of different IOL types used in cataract surgery.
  2. At the completion of this CPD activity participants should be able to identify and discuss which IOL and vision correction options may suit a patient’s individual needs to help prepare them for surgical consultation.
  3. At the completion of this CPD activity, participants should be able to identify and understand the IOL factors that influence the risk of PCO.
  4. At the completion of this CPD activity, participants should be able to identify and understand how IOL haptic design creates refractive stability by reducing axial displacement.

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