MRSSSS: Ten things I wish I knew about Corneal Refractive Surgery (CRS) ten years ago, 10 JAN 2023
This is a live in-person event is for military ophthalmologist, optometrists, and staff of military refractive surgery centers. This event provides a venue for sharing educational topics among the product line. Subjects have been taken from input provided by military refractive surgery care givers and providers. Instructors are a mix of providers with more than five years of refractive surgery experience or residents providing evidence-based research and reports.
This activity provides continuing education for optometrists. A certificate of attendance is available for other attendees.
- List the top five issues to be discussed with patients seeking Laser Vision Correction.
- Define the most common post operative complaints/temporary following Laser Eye Surgery.
- List the reasons for corneal serous retinopathy (CRS) in the military and the primary challenges and changes in the last five years.
- Interactively list photorefractive keratectomy (PRK) and Lasik Pre/post operative counseling phrases.
- Understand quality of vision issues at 1 month Post operation.
- List four parameters of non-candidacy.
- Identify key phrases to manage patient expectations.
- Describe five PRK counseling pearls.
- List five Lasik counseling pearls.
San Diego, CA
James Colgain, M.D.
Presenter has no financial or non-financial relationships to disclose.
- 2.00 ACCME Non-Physician CME CreditDHA J-7 CEPO is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing education. ACCME Non-Physician CME Credit providers will be provided a certificate of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. ACCME Non-Physician CME Credit providers may receive a maximum of 2.00 hours for completing this Course activity.
- 2.00 ARBO/COPEThis activity has been approved by ARBO/COPE. The Defense Health Agency J-7 Continuing Education Program Office designated this activity for a maximum of 2.00 credit hours. Optometrists should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
COPE Course ID #: 82503-SP
COPE Activity/Event #: 125285
- 2.00 Certificate of Attendance
- 2.00 IPCEThis activity was planned by and for the healthcare team, and learners can receive up to 2.00 Interprofessional Continuing Education (IPCE) credits for learning and change. In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by DHA, J-7, CEPO. DHA, J-7, CEPO is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), the Association of Regulatory Boards of Optometry's Council on Optometric Practitioner Education (ARBO/COPE), the Association of Social Work Boards (ASWB), the American Psychological Association (APA), the American Dental Association’s Continuing Education Recognition Program (ADA CERP), and Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) to provide continuing education for the health care team.