Jan/Feb 2020

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To take this test online and claim credit, go to bit.ly/2Lrwzp3 or complete the test below and mail or email it in. CME questions (circle the correct answer) 1. A genetic test for transforming growth factor beta-induced gene corneal dystrophy is performed _____________. a. Using a fingerstick blood sample b. Using a tear sample c. Using a cheek swab d. During a slit lamp examination 2. What are/is the most likely benefit(s) of early corneal crosslinking in progressive keratoconus? a. Halting progression b. Curing keratoconus c. Significant improvement in uncorrected vision d. A & B 3. Which of the following was/were reported to indicate neurotrophic keratitis? a. Absence of a reflex blink b. Epithelial defect c. Light sensitivity d. All of the above 4. Which of the following was NOT reported to be a traditional preoperative test to assess ectasia risk? a. Tomography b. Vital staining c. Corneal topography d. Pachymetry 5. Which of the following demonstrate(s) progression of keratoconus? a. Changes in sphere or cylinder b. Changes in corneal tomography c. Changes in the optical scatter index d. A & B Copyright 2020 ASCRS Ophthalmic Corporation. All rights reserved. The views expressed in this publication do not necessarily reflect those of the staff and leadership of EyeWorld and ASCRS, and in no way imply endorsement by EyeWorld and ASCRS. To claim credit, email the test and fully completed form by June 30, 2020, to cbraden@ascrs.org, or mail to: EyeWorld, 4000 Legato Road, Suite 700, Fairfax, VA 22033, Attn: January 2020 CME Supplement ASCRS Member ID (optional): ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– First/Last Name/Degree: ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Practice: ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Address: ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– City, State, Zip, Country: ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Phone: ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Email: ––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Please print email address legibly, as CME certificate will be emailed to the address provided. ASCRS New approaches to the diagnosis and management of important corneal disorders in the cataract and refractive surgery patient

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