Patient Evaluation and Surgical Planning
Title: Patient Evaluation and Surgical Planning
Author: Alice T. Epitropoulos, MD, FACS, Ophthalmic Surgeons & Consultants of Ohio, The Eye Center of Colombus
Keywords/Main Subjects: Cataract; cataract surgery; preoperative evaluation; IOL calculations
Brief Description: This lecture discusses the techniques and skills required for the preparation and evaluation of the cataract surgery patient. Surgical planning; testing; IOL calculations and IOL choices; and important pre-operative conditions are discussed. Case examples are given and discussed. Informed consent is discussed.
Series: AECOS Lecture Series 2016