Partner/Chief Operations Officer Bond-Wroten Eye Clinic Denham Springs, Louisiana, United States
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Chris Wroten, OD: No relevant disclosure to display
Using a multimedia format, you the audience get to vote on whether new and emerging eye care innovations are really “Hot News” or “Not News”. This unique course presents developments with diagnostic equipment, new and pipeline pharmaceuticals, wearable technology, surgical advances, contact lenses and spectacles, gene and cell therapy, and more, all vying for your votes as noteworthy breakthroughs in eye care.
Upon conclusion of this activity, attendees will be able to:
Gain a greater appreciation for ongoing ophthalmic research in the areas of genetics and cell therapy, and their potential clinical applications.
Review various wearable technologies and their potential impact on patients.
Preview cataract surgery advances and intraocular lens implants in development and already is use in other parts of the world, and their opportunities for success here.
Examine various interventions for presbyopia.
Summarize other miscellaneous ophthalmic surgical and diagnostic advances that may improve patient outcomes and quality of life
Examine new and coming advances in contact and spectacle lenses