On-Demand Webinar: Intravitreal Injection Techniques: Maximizing Comfort and Minimizing the Risk of Endophthalmitis


1 Professional Development Credits


Description

Faculty/Authors:

Timothy Murray, MD
Murray Ocular Oncology and Retina 

Ninel Gregori, MD
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

Charles Wykoff, MD, PhD
Retina Consultants of Houston 

Harry Flynn, Jr., MD
Bascom Palmer Eye Institute 

Colin McCannel, MD
Jules Stein Eye Institute

Upon completion of this activity, you will be able to:

  • Evaluate the various techniques for ocular preparation prior to intravitreal injection and implement strategies to minimize patient discomfort and maximize prevention of endophthalmitis.
  • Discuss the impact of unique aspects of the ocular preparation as regards patient perception of discomfort and the incidence of endophthalmitis.
  • Summarize the implications of the recent clusters of endophthalmitis and their relationship to compounded intravitreal pharmacologic agents.

Physician Competencies: Patient Care, Medical Knowledge

Estimated Completion Time: 1.0 hour

Format: internet based enduring material

Method of Participation: review webinar and complete on-line post-test

Eligibility for CME credit: passing score of 80% (unlimited attempts)

CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION CREDITS

The American Society of Retina Specialists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The American Society of Retina Specialists designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.  

You will receive a confirmation email with a link to access the webinar as well as instructions to complete CME. This activity will be available until December 30, 2013. 

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