Issued on December 13, 2017, by the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
A recent alteration in the formulation of epinephrine from one of the more common sources of preservative-free epinephrine has contributed to a shortage or impending shortage of this product for ophthalmologists. In January 2017, PAR Pharmaceutical updated and began shipping the new formulation of epinephrine which in addition to containing 0.457 mg of sodium metabisulfite, will also contain 2.25 mg of tartaric acid per ml.
Share Your Complicated and Challenging Cases at the 2018 ASCRS•ASOA Annual Meeting
Have you encountered any unique and interesting patient cases? Consider sharing these cases with your peers at the 2018 ASCRS•ASOA Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C.
The ASCRS Cataract Clinical Committee is in search of video cases for the Complicated and Challenging Cases in Cataract Surgery Video Symposium. The symposium will take place Monday, April 16, 2018 from 8 – 9:30 a.m.
Given their commitment to helping you improve your cataract surgery refractive outcomes, ASCRS and the ASCRS IOL Power Calculation Subcommittee are pleased to sponsor this webinar, aimed at sharing everything you need to know about IOL calculations. Moderator: Warren E. Hill, MD; Presenters: Li Wang, MD, PhD; Robin R. Vann, MD. Click here to register.
Now Available for Download: Draft Feedback Reports on Cataract Episode Cost Measures for MIPS
Review Your Report and Provide Feedback on the Draft Measures
CMS and Contractor Acumen Provide Prior Notice of Draft Feedback Reports on Cataract Episode Cost Measures for MIPS
Get Ready to Review Your Report to Provide Feedback on the Draft Measures