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MEDICAL RETINA
Age-related macular degeneration: Nutritional supplements
AREDS 2 results and their implication
The role of Omega 3
Age-related macular degeneration - Aspirin
The significance of AMD increased risk in patients taking Aspirin
Age-related macular degeneration: Drug of choice
Aflibercept (Eylea)
Bevacizumab (Avastin)
Ranibizumab (Lucentis)
Age-related macular degeneration: Frequency of treatment
PRN (e.g. as needed or treat and extend)
Fixed frequency (e.g. monthly or every other month)
First year vs. subsequent years
Behcet's disease treatment
Immunosuppression?
Which biological agents?
Local vs. systemic therapy?
Choroidal imaging: Is it necessary for diagnosis, prognosis, or treatment?
Central serous chorioretinopathy: Management
Focal leak: Prompt vs. deferred laser treatment
Chronic diffuse leak: Observation? PDT full fluence? PDT half fluence?
Diabetic macular edema: Drug of choice and treatment regimen with center-involved edema and vision impairment in phakic patients
Anti-VEGF with deferred or prompt laser?
Aflibercept, bevacizumab, or ranibizumab?
Monthly or DRCR network algorithm or other algorithm?
Laser followed by anti-VEGF?
DME – Treatment regimen in pseudo phakic patients
Anti-VEGF with deferred or prompt laser?
Corticosteroids with deferred or prompt laser?
Endophthalmitis prevention in intravitreal injections
Topical antibiotics? Before? After? Both?
Povidoneiodine? Before? After? Both?
Sterile gloves and drapes?
Face mask?
The risk of recurrent topical antiobiotic administration
Should there be a different management in Anti VEGF injection vs. corticosteroid injection?
Autofluorescence: Is it necessary for diagnosis, prognosis, or treatment management?
Geographic atrophy?
Choroidal neovascularization?
Degenerative retinal diseases?
Drug induced maculopathies?
Laser in DME
Non-center-involved DME?
Standard or sub-threshold?
Center-involved DME with excellent visual acuity (e.g., 20/20): Observe?
Laser? Laser followed by anti-VEGF? Anti-VEGF?
Dietary supplements for age-related macular degeneration
Intermediate stage of AMD?
Early stage of AMD?
Neovascular AMD?
Family history and no AMD or only early stage of AMD?
Lutein or zeaxanthin?
Cigarette smokers?
Gel caps or tablets?
Role in geographic atrophy?
Multifocal ERG: Is it necessary for diagnosis, prognosis, or treatment
Retinitis pigmentosa: Current clinical management and future treatments
Vitamins supplementation
CME treatment
Gene therapy
Pharmacological treatment
Neuroprotection
Retinal implants
Retinal transplant
Management of Pseudophakic cystoid macular edema
Topical NSAIDs (which one?), topical corticosteroids (which one?), or both?
Role of subTenon's or intraocular corticosteroids
Anti VEGF in pseudophakic CME
Retinal vein occlusion with macular edema
Prompt treatment or observe for spontaneous improvement
Corticosteroids or anti-VEGF in phakic patients
Corticosteroids or anti-VEGF in pseudophakic patients
Retinopathy of prematurity
Initiate treatment with anti-VEG F therapy
Laser Treatment
Uveitis-related cystoid macular edema
Intravitreal corticosteroids
SubTenon's corticosteroids
Anti-VEGF therapy
Systemic immunosuppressive agents
CNV in inflammatory disease
Anti VEGF alone?
Steroids alone?
Combination of anti VEGF and steroids?

SURGICAL RETINA
Brachytherapy for age-related macular degeneration Choroidal detachment post glaucoma surgery: Management
Dyes in epiretinal membrane surgery
Most cases?
Which dyes?
Vitreomacular traction
Role of microplasmin
Observation for progression
Macular holes
Role of microplasmin
Role of head-down positioning
Choice of gas
Optic pit with serous retinal detachment
Laser
Vitrectomy
Gas
Management of macular schisis in pathologic myopia: Surgery or observation?
Large submacular hemorrhage in predominantly hemorrhagic CNV lesion
Anti-VEGF
Vitrectomy
Non-clearing vitreous hemorrhage: When to treat in:
PDR
AMD
Vitrectomy for epiretinal membranes
Role of microplasmin
Peeling of ILM hole
Lamellar macular holes

ANTERIOR SEGMENT
Femtosecond laser in cataract surgery
Is it important and will it bring a significant change in our surgical results?
Not important for the experiences high-volume cataract surgeon but could improve surgery for less capable surgeons
Astigmatism correction: In low pre-op astigmatism
How much astigmatism can we consider OK to leave post-op- 0,25, 0.5, 0.75?
How to correct low astigmatism?
Femto LRIs?
LRIs?
OCCI?
LASIK?
Toric IOLs
Posterior cornea and Toric IOL calculations
Astigmatism shift with age: What is the best target for post op residual astigmatism?
Can the astigmatism axis be rotated?
Challenging cataract cases
Posterior polar
Cataract is a situation of a valve
Traumatic cataract
Keratoconus
Cross linking
High energy beneficial?
Epithelium to be removed?
Onlays
Inlays
Dislocated IOL's
Removal
Suturing to iris
Suturing to sclera
Scleral fixation without suturing
Dry eye
Medical treatment: How many times a day, when to occlude pungtum?
Plugs
Cyclosporine
Surgery
Lipiflow importance
Osmolarity measurement importance
IOL Calculations
Normal eyes
High myopia
Short eyes
Femto and IOL calculations
LASIK in 2013-2014
State of the art
PRK
Trans epitheliumVs removal of epithelium
Multifocal / accommodative lenses
AcrySofReSTOR
ReZoom
Oculentis
Crystalens
Special IOLs
Aspheric
Blue light blocking
Telescopic IOL
IOLs
Different materials and brands (glistening/deposits/stability/centration)
Phaco fluidics and power settings, technologies, machines
Ozil technology
Bimanual micro phacoemulsification
Various machines: Infinity, Stellaris (dual linear), White Star, STAAR
Pterygium surgery
Stem cell transplantation in conjunctival disorders
Penetrating Keratoplasty
Conventional
Femtosecond assist
Pupillary dilation
Iris hooks
Pupil dilator
Iris expander
Premium IOL's
Importance and indications
Screening
Pseudophakic presbyopia solution / general presbyopia correction
Multifocal IOL
Mini / moderate / conventional monovision
Corneal inlays
GLAUCOMA
Laser to trabecular meshwork
ALT
SLT
Blood flow and perfusion pressure in glaucoma ciliary body ablative procedures
Diode laser
Endolaser
Cryo
Coexisting cataract and glaucoma medical management: First line for open angle glaucoma
Combination
Monotherapy
Which drug?
Treatment monitoring
Continuous measurements
Diurnal IOP measurements
Future of glaucoma treatment
Gene therapy
Neuroprotection
Stem cell therapy
Nanotechnology
Future of glaucoma surgery
iStent
Trabectome
Canaloplasty
Laser assisted non penetrating deep sclerectomy
Neovascular glaucoma
Trabeculotomy with express shunt
Tube shunt
Perioperative anti-VEGF
Non-penetrating sclerectomy
Conventional
Laser assisted
Optic nerve head imaging
SD-OCT
GDx
HRT
New ways to assess of the ganglion cell layer
Pediatric glaucoma
Goniotomy
Trabeculotomy
Shunt devices

 
 
OTHER
Choroidal melanoma
Plaque
Proton beam
Intraocular lymphoma: Trends in therapy
Systemic
Intraocular – MTX/ Rithuximab
Radiation
Pseudotumor cerebri: Management
Surgical
Medical
Psuedotumor cerebri in pregnancy
Acetazolamide?
Steroids?
Pediatric pseudotumor cerebri
Retinoblastoma
Periocular chemotherapy
Systemic chemotherapy
Posterior optic neuropathy: Evaluation and management
Role of anti VEGF
Steroids
Management of isolated optic neuritis
With MRI lesion
Without MRI lesion