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EW MAR 2018 - Supported by unrestricted educational grants from Shire, TearLab, and TearScience

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Supplement to EyeWorld March 2018 surface," Preeya Gupta, MD, said. There is some- times confusion on how to use these tests. They can help to push the needle in terms of your Supported by unrestricted educational grants from Shire, TearLab, and TearScience Customizing modern OSD therapies to individual patient needs Accreditation Statement This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continu- ing Medical Education through the joint providership of the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery (ASCRS) and EyeWorld. ASCRS is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Educational Objectives Ophthalmologists who participate in this activity will: • Evaluate current protocols for screen- ing, diagnosis, and classification of OSD • Modify protocols as necessary • Match therapeutic classes to associated diagnosis Designation Statement The American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery designates this enduring materials educational activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. ™ Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Claiming Credit To claim credit, participants must visit bit.ly/2E60E7R to review content and download the post-activity test and credit claim. All participants must pass the post-activity test with a score of 75% or higher to earn credit. Alternatively, the post-test form included in this supplement may be faxed to the number indicated for credit to be awarded, and a certificate will be mailed within 2 weeks. When viewing online or downloading the material, standard internet access is required. Adobe Acrobat Reader is needed to view the materials. CME credit is valid through July 31, 2018. CME credit will not be awarded after that date. Notice of Off-Label Use Presentations This activity may include presentations on drugs or devices or uses of drugs or devices that may not have been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) or have been approved by the FDA for specific uses only. ADA/Special Accommodations ASCRS and EyeWorld fully comply with the legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and the rules and regulations thereof. Any participant in this educational program who requires special accommodations or services should contact Laura Johnson at ljohnson@ascrs. org or 703-591-2220. Financial Interest Disclosures Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD, has received a retainer, ad hoc fees or other consulting income from Allergan and is a member of the speakers bureau of Alcon. Preeya Gupta, MD, has received a retainer, ad hoc fees or other consulting income from Alcon, Allergan, Aurea, Bio-Tissue, Johnson & Johnson Vision, NovaBay Pharmaceuticals, Ocular Science, Shire, TearLab, and TearScience. Terry Kim, MD, has an investment interest in Ocular Therapeutix, Omeros, and TearScience. He has received a retainer, ad hoc fees or other consulting income from Acucela, Aerie, Alcon, Allergan, Avellino Labs, Bausch + Lomb, BlephEx, CoDa Therapeutics, Foresight Biotherapeutics, Kala Pharmaceuticals, NovaBay, Novartis, Ocular Systems Inc., Ocular Therapeutix, Oculeve, Omeros, PowerVision, Presbyopia Therapies, Shire, TearLab, and TearScience. Francis Mah, MD, has an investment interest in Sydnexis. He has received a retainer, ad hoc fees or other consulting income from Abbott, Aerie, Alcon, Allergan, Bausch + Lomb, CoDa, NovaBay, Ocular Science, Okogen, Omeros, PollyActiva, Shire, Sun Pharma, and TearLab. Dr. Mah is a member of the speakers bureau of Abbott, Alcon, Allergan, Bausch + Lomb, Shire, and Sun Pharma. He has received research funding from Abbott, Allergan, and Ocular Science. Staff members: Kristen Covington, Laura Johnson, and Ellen Stodola have no oph- thalmic-related financial interests. continued on page 2 together information in addition to a slit lamp exam. "I look at diagnostic and point-of-care testing as getting a snapshot of the health of the ocular pacts patient satisfaction in postop cataract and refractive patients. Other survey questions asked about primary therapy for moderate and severe dry eye, as well as treat- ment options for meibo- mian gland dysfunction (MGD). Additionally, 83% of respondents indicated that they would find an algorithm for ocular sur- face diagnostics valuable. A lot of patients who have dry eye are often asymptomatic, Zaina Al-Mohtaseb, MD, said. This is why in addition to subjective questionnaires, objective tests like MMP-9 and osmolarity are im- portant. Physicians have access to various diag- nostic tests that can be used collectively to piece Clinical Survey and introduction Terry Kim, MD The ASCRS Clinical Survey was completed in May 2017 to assess clini- cal opinions and practice patterns. Data from the survey indicates that 91% of ASCRS respondents think mild to moderate dry eye significantly im- " Data from the survey indicates that 91% of ASCRS respondents think mild to moderate dry eye significantly impacts patient satisfaction in postop cataract and refractive patients. " —Terry Kim, MD Click to read and claim CME credit

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