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Basic phaco course 1 – available from September 24th on-demand on eLOS

Basic phaco course 1

From September 24th 2021, on-demand on eLOS


Course Description

In Basic Phaco course 1, Richard Packard MD DO FRCS FRCOphth FEBOS-CR introduces Cataract Surgery with Phacoemulsification. Dr, Packard describes techniques and procedures for avoiding complications and achieving the best visual outcomes for patients. He also covers how to plan a standard routine for cataract patients that is designed to minimize errors. He introduces the basics of Phacodynamics by describing Phaco-physics, pump mechanisms, and tip technologies. And he explains how to set instrument parameters according to patient characteristics and gives a short introduction to biometry techniques, new formulae and IOLs. If you want to learn more or need a refresher on phaco fundamentals, this course is for you.

Programme: HERE

  1. a) Successful Cataract Surgery
  2. b) Basics of Phacodynamics
  3. c) Biometry and IOL selection.

– Application Link: HERE

CME: An application has been made to the EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event.
By taking this course you will earn 1 CME Credit.


September 23, 2021


September 24, 2021

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