Scientific Programme


Congress date

FRIDAY,5thSATURDAY,6th
  • Refractive Surgery complications management
  • Dry Eye therapeutic management update

Language
The official congress language is English: simultaneous translation will not be provided.

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Friday, 5th April


SESSION 1 – OCULAR SURFACE DIAGNOSIS UPDATE


Chairs: M. Morral, M. Labetoulle

09.00 – 09.10 WELCOME

09.10 – 09.20 Mebomian Gland Dysfunction: evaluation tools including HD Analyzer and Topographer – M. Morral
09.20 – 09.30 Beyond BUT: HD Analyzer tear film evaluation – R. Zaldivar
09.30 – 09.40 Update in calibrating ocular surface inflammation – M. Labetoulle
09.40 – 09.50 Neurothrophic Keratopathy: measuring a devastating surgical and non-surgical complication – H. Dua
09.50 – 10.00 The new trend in technology: OCT based, and scheimplug based integrated biometer – P. Rosetta
10.00 – 10.30 DISCUSSION

10.30-11.00 BREAK


CORNEAL REFRACTIVE SURGERY COMPLICATIONS


Chairs: D. Elies, P. Vinciguerra

11.00 – 11.10 Individualized corneal laser treatments after corneal refractive procedures – P. Vinciguerra
11.10 – 11.20 LASIK complications: how to avoid and treat problems – B. Allan
11.20 – 11.30 How to manage SMILE complications – L. Mastropasqua
11.30 – 11.40 Corneal refractive Surgery and herpes disease – N. Alexandre
11.40 – 11.50 Indications of keratoplasty techniques after corneal refractive surgery – C. Cursifien
11.50 – 12.00 Complications rate comparison between mechanical and femtosecond microkeratomes – F. Malecaze
12.00 – 12.10 Intracorneal lenses are they a safe surgical strategy – B. Cochener
12.10 – 12.40 DISCUSSION


INDUSTRY SPONSORED SESSION


12.40 – 13.40


LUNCH BREAK


13.40 – 14.00


INTRAOCULAR REFRACTIVE SURGERY COMPLICATIONS


Chairs: J. Güell, R. Nuijts

14.00 – 14.10 How to understand the unexpected visual symptoms with modern diagnostic technology – P. Vinciguerra
14.10 – 14.20 Managing postoperative error with Toric IOL patients: pearls for success – R. Nuijts
14.20 – 14.30 Postoperative Corneal edema: prevention and management and its impacts on IOP measurement – M. Angeles del Buey
14.30 – 14.40 IOL exchange: a relatively common procedure – S. Morselli
14.40 – 14.50 Long-term endothelial cell loss after iris fixated phakic IOL implantation – R. Nuijts
14.50 – 15.00 Fixing refractive surgery complications with phototherapeutics ablation – R. Vinciguerra
15.00 – 15.10 Prevention and management of ICL complications – F. Duch
15.10 – 15.50 DISCUSSION


OCULAR SURFACE THERAPEUTICS


Chairs: M. Barbany, B.Cochener

15.50 – 16.00 Pterigium surgery: how to prevent and how to treat recurrence – H. Dua
16.00 – 16.10 Use of growth-factors-enriched autologous plasma in persistent corneal epithelial defects – J. Alvarez de Toledo
16.10 – 16.20 Terrien disorder: a management update – T. Sabala
16.20 – 16.30 Update in ocular surface reconstruction techniques: the role of keratoplasty – J. Hjortdal
16.30 – 16.40 Management of MGD – B. Cochener
16.40 – 16.50 Special devasting situations in herpes diseases – M. Labetoulle
16.50 – 17.20 DISCUSSION
17.20 – 17.40 New Anterion (OCT based topo/tomographer and biometer) (NO CME) – P. Vinciguerra


Saturday, 6th April


NEAR LIVE SURGERY: 3D AND 2D CASES


Chairs: R. Nuijts, H. Dua , D. Elies, M. Barbany, M. Morral, J. Güell

CASES 3D Y 2D: Refractive surgery complication management and what’s new in ocular surface

09.00 – 09.10 D. Elies
09.10 – 09.20 M. Barbany
09.20 – 09.30 M. Morral
09.30 – 09.40 J. Güell

09.40 – 10.10 DISCUSSION


CASE PRESENTATION ROUND TABLE - OCULAR SURFACE


Coordinators: D. Elies, M. Barbany, M. Morral, J. Güell
Chairs: M. Barbany, M. Morral, J. Güell, H. Dua, J. Alvarez de Toledo, M. Labetoulle, J. Hjortdal

10.10 – 10.15 Ocular Surface papilloma: ten years to treat – H. Dua
10.15 – 10.20 Homologous PKP for multiple rejection – S. Morselli
10.20 – 10.25 Bilateral Corneal Toxicity with 100% chlorhexidine in blepharoplasty – J. Alvarez de Toledo
10.25 – 10.30 Neurothrophic Corneal perforation after PK: Fibrin glue, AM and large diameter DALK – N. Alexandre
10.30 – 10.35 Nightmare after pseudopterygium surgery on a xeroderma pigmentation patient – M. Garat
10.35 – 10.40 Ocular Surface complication managment – L. Mastropasqua
10.40 – 10.45 Ocular Surface complication managment – D. Said
10.45 – 11.15 DISCUSSION

11.15 – 11.30 BREAK


CASE PRESENTATION ROUND TABLE - REFRACTIVE SURGERY COMPLICATIONS


Chairs: D. Elies, J. Güell, P. Vinciguerra, F. Malecaze, B. Allan, R. Nuijts , L. Mastropasqua

11.30 – 11.35 Laser Corneal refractive surgery complications case report – F. Malecaze
11.35 – 11.40 Toric Artifex post keratoplasty – J.L. Güell
11.40 – 11.45 LASIK Complication – R. Zaldivar
11.45 – 11.50 Corneal refractive surgery complication managment – P. Vinciguerra
11.50 – 11.55 Post LASIK complete flap traumatic loss – M. Angeles del Buey
11.55 – 12.00 Case report: Management of potsrefractive surgery irregular astigmatism – B. Allan
12.00 – 12.05 Decreased vision after Toric and multifocal piggy-back implantation – R. Nuijts
12.05 – 12.10 Corneal refractive surgery complication management – M. Nubile

12.10 – 13.00 DISCUSSION & CLOSURE OF THE MEETING