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Cornea IV: Refractive Surgery and Keratoconus update

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1:30 PM, Sunday 18 Jun 2023 (1 hour 30 minutes)
Québec City Convention Centre - Room 307 AB | Salle 307 AB

Learning Objectives: 

At the end of this session, participants will be able to: 

  • To review corneal crosslinking and adjunctive procedures available for patients with Keratoconus
  • To review primary and secondary enhancement refractive surgery options for myopic and hyperopic patients
  • To understand the role of phototherapeutic keratectomy (PTK) in corneal pathologies

CanMEDS Roles: 

Sub Sessions

1:57 PM - 2:00 PM | 3 minutes

 Authors: Mary B. Holdsworth 1, Davin Johnson2.  1Queen's University School of Medicine, 2Department of Ophthalmology, Queen's University.Author Disclosures: M.B. Holdsworth:  None.  D. Johnson:  None. Abstract Body: Purpose:  The aim of this study was to develop a quantitative meth...

2:00 PM - 2:03 PM | 3 minutes

 Authors: Bader Alqahtani1,  Khalid Alburayk 2.  1Ophthalmology Department, King Faisal Specialist Hospital, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Cornea and Anterior Segment Department, The Eye Institute, University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada, 2PGY4, Chief Ophthalmology Resident, Ministry of Health, Saudi Arabia.Author Disclosures: B. Alqahtani:  None.  K. Alburayk:  No...

2:03 PM - 2:10 PM | 7 minutes
Keynote SpeakerCornea

Vishal Jhanji, MD

Keynote speaker
2:15 PM - 2:18 PM | 3 minutes

 Authors: Siddharth Nath 1, Alex Koziarz2, Mahshad Darvish-Zargar1, Julia Talajic3, Johanna Choremis1.  1McGill University, 2McMaster University, 3Université de Montréal.Author Disclosures: S. Nath:  None.  A. Koziarz:  None.  M. Darvish-Zargar:  None.  J. Talajic:&n...

2:30 PM - 2:33 PM | 3 minutes

 Authors: Muhammad Tariq 1, Ahmed Al-Ghoul2.  12University of Calgary.Author Disclosures: M. Tariq:  None.  A. Al-Ghoul:  None. Abstract Body: Purpose:  To compare outcomes of Transepithelial PRK (TransPRK or tPRK) and LASIK for the treatment of eyes that had preoperative hype...

2:33 PM - 2:36 PM | 3 minutes

 Authors: Daniel Q. Li 1, Mathieu Gauvin2, Guillermo Rocha3, Avi Wallerstein1.  1McGill University Department of Ophthalmology, 2Vision Group Canada, 3University of Manitoba Department of Ophthalmology.Author Disclosures: D.Q. Li:  None.  M. Gauvin:  None.  G. Rocha:  None. 

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