VEI Shared Vision Online CPD Module FLACS 2020
Available from: 16/02/2020
Where to publish: Online- VEI Shared Vision Network
Provider: Vision Eye Institute - Melbourne
Contact: Diana Awad, [E] email@example.com, [P] 0411955454
- At the completion of the CPD activity, participants will have a thorough understanding of FLACS (femotsecond laser-assisted cataract surgery), including patient selection criteria, contra-indications and patient suitability.
- At the completion of this CPD activity optometrists will have a good understanding of the patient pathway and journey when undergoing FLACS, including pre- and post-operative measures taken for a suitable patient.
- At the completion of this CPD activity optometrists should be able to identify the positives/advantages of FLACS, by exploring the safety, efficacy. Optometrists will be able to determine whether femtosecond-assisted laser cataract surgery (FLACS) reduces the posterior capsular complication (PCC) rate compared to manual cataract surgery when performed by an experienced surgeon.
Max points awarded: 2.00
|Posterior capsular complication rates with femtosecond laser-assisted cataract surgery: a consecutive comparative cohort and literature review|
|Independent Learning with Assessment|
|Points for attending & Passing Assessment|