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68 ratings
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This comprehensive course will give you the fundamental knowledge needed to begin performing cataract surgery by phacoemulsification and extracapsular removal. Each step from preoperative evaluation to postoperative care will be covered to help prepare you for the operating room....
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Cours en ligne à 100 %

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Calendar

Dates limites flexibles

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Advanced Level

Niveau avancé

Clock

Recommandé : 5 hours/week

Approx. 13 heures pour terminer
Comment Dots

English

Sous-titres : English

Programme du cours : ce que vous apprendrez dans ce cours

1

Section
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3 heures pour terminer

Unit 1: Prior to the Operating Room

This unit describes what needs to take place prior to getting the patient to the operating room. Although this unit may seem trivial, knowing when to make the decision to do surgery, having a good informed consent discussion, selecting an intraocular lens and anesthetic type are critical to a successful surgery and happy patient....
Reading
5 vidéos (Total 95 min), 3 lectures, 2 quiz
Video5 vidéos
01.02 - Refractive goals23 min
01.03 - How to Choose an Intraocular Lens: Part 113 min
01.04 - How to Choose an Intraocular Lens: Part 2 24 min
01.05 - Perioperative Medications 15 min
Reading3 lectures
Course Expectations10 min
Help us learn more about you!10 min
READ: Unit 1 - Prior to the Operating Room10 min
Quiz2 exercices pour s'entraîner
PRE-TEST30 min
Unit 1 Content Quiz30 min

2

Section
Clock
2 heures pour terminer

Unit 2: In the Operating Room and Getting to the Cataract

This unit begins in the operating room after the patient is prepped and draped. It covers each step needed for you to access the lens. Once you begin operating, you will realize that each step of surgery has a domino effect. If the beginning steps are not done skillfully, it will make the rest of the case more difficult....
Reading
6 vidéos (Total 84 min), 1 lecture, 1 quiz
Video6 vidéos
02.02 - Anesthesia 18 min
02.03 - Wound Construction 12 min
02.04 - Viscoelastics 15 min
02.05 - Capsulorhexis 17 min
02.06 - Hydrodissection and Hydrodelineation 6 min
Reading1 lecture
READ: Unit 2 - In the Operating Room and Getting to the Cataract10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Unit 2 Content Quiz30 min

3

Section
Clock
2 heures pour terminer

Unit 3: Removing the Cataract and Intraocular Lens Placement

This unit is where all the fun begins. The lectures cover lens and cortex removal. We also discuss intraocular lenses and their insertion into the eye. While lens removal is the most critical step of surgery, it is also where the most serious complications occur, so pay attention!...
Reading
7 vidéos (Total 71 min), 1 lecture, 1 quiz
Video7 vidéos
03.02 - Phacoemulsification Techniques: Divide & Conquer and Phaco Chop 14 min
03.03 - Irrigation and Aspiration8 min
03.04 - IOL Materials and Design 16 min
03.05 - Single Piece IOL loading and insertion 3 min
03.06 - 3-Piece IOL Loading and Insertion 5 min
03.07 - How to Insert an Anterior Chamber Lens Implant 3 min
Reading1 lecture
READ: Unit 3 - Removing the Cataract and Intraocular Lens Placement10 min
Quiz1 exercice pour s'entraîner
Unit 3 Content Quiz30 min

4

Section
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3 heures pour terminer

Unit 4: Cataract Complications and Extras

This unit covers some additional tools and strategies you will need to manage complications and difficult cataracts. Just like every person isn’t the same, neither is every cataract. Fortunately, we have many tips and tricks that will help you succeed no matter what type of cataract you tackle....
Reading
6 vidéos (Total 74 min), 2 lectures, 2 quiz
Video6 vidéos
04.02 - Conversion to Extracapsular Cataract Extraction15 min
04.03 - Capsular Tension Rings (13:07)13 min
04.04 - Small Pupil (14:00)14 min
04.05 - Astigmatism management in Cataract Surgery 7 min
04.06 - Manual Small Incision Cataract Surgery7 min
Reading2 lectures
READ: Unit 4 - Cataract Complications and Extras10 min
Post-course Survey10 min
Quiz2 exercices pour s'entraîner
Unit 4 Content Quiz30 min
POST-TEST40 min
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Meilleurs avis

par GBAug 6th 2018

This is a great way to learn more about cataract surgery before facing this challenging but rewarding world! A "MUST" for any ophthalmology resident!

par ASDec 26th 2016

Excellent introductory course for those beginning to learn and perform cataract surgery!

Enseignant

Elizabeth Du, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor
Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Sciences, Kellogg Eye Center

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