Athens 2019 Programme Registration Programme Overview Exhibition Hotel Information

Refractive Surgery Didactic Course

Friday 15 February | 14.45 – 17.05

Part 1
Diagnostic Techniques

• Patient selection
• Corneal topography
• Lasers in refractive surgery
• Biomechanics of the cornea
• IOL calculation strategies
• Quality of vision evaluation
• Discussion won case reports

Saturday 16 February | 08.00 – 12.35

Part 2
Therapeutic Techniques: Intraocular Surgery

• Phakic IOLs
• Refractive lens exchange
• Toric IOLs
• Multifocal and EDOF IOLs
• Refractive reoperations and enhancements

Part 3
Therapeutic Techniques: Corneal Surgery

• Surface ablation techniques
• LASIK: surgical technique
• Topo and WF guided ablations
• LASIK complications
• Laser refractive surgery for presbyopia
• Cross-linking and refractive surgery
• Small lenticule extraction
• Incisional corneal procedures
• Intracorneal ring segments
• Intrastromal inlays (biologiocal and synthetic)