Panellist: Dr Rosie Dawkins 1. Glaucoma patients undergoing cataract surgery should be offered MIGS For: Dr Nathan Kerr Against: Dr Sam Kain 2. Patients having a toric IOL should all have corneal topography performed pre‐operatively For: Dr Chameen Samarawickrama Against: Dr Alex Tan 3. Anterior chamber IOLs are a safe option in the absence of a capsular bag For: A/Prof Mark Daniell Against: Dr Matthew Green 4. Topical antibiotics are not necessary after routine cataract surgery For: Dr Anton van Heerden Against: Dr Sing‐Pey Chow 5. NSAIDs should be used routinely after cataract surgery For: Dr Georgia Cleary Against: Dr Elaine Chong
Purpose: This course discusses current controversies in cataract surgery using an interactive, evidence‐based, ‘debate’ format. Audience response questions will gauge current practice among attendees.
COMPARISON OF RANIBIZUMAB AND AFLIBERCEPT IN PATIENTS WITH NEOVASCULAR AGE-RELATED MACULAR DEGENERATION TREATED FOLLOWING A ?TREAT AND EXTEND? PROTOCOL: EFFICACY VARIABLES FROM THE PRE-SPECIFIED 12- MONTH INTERIM ANALYSIS OF THE RIVAL STUDY