Cataract Guidelines

Cataract in the Adult Eye GUIDELINES Pocket Guide

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American Academy of Ophthalmology

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The digital subscription version of the Cataract in the Adult Eye GUIDELINES Pocket Guide contains all the same great information found in the physical pocket guide, and can be accessed on mobile devices and online:

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  • Includes automatic updates during the term of your subscription
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    • Online (internet connection required)
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    • Access to additional guideline summaries, clinical calculators, and more

For mobile access, download the free app from the App Store or Google Play and use the same email address and password as the website to login.

For individual use only; contact us for group and site licenses.

The Cataracts GUIDELINES Pocket Guide is based on the latest recommendations of the American Academy of Ophthalmology and was developed with their collaboration. It contains graded recommendations for all aspects of cataract management including comorbidities, complications and complication risks.

  • Spiral-Bound
  • 22 pages
  • 80# Diamond Silk Cover with Satin Aqueous Coating
  • 4.25″ x 7
  • Key Points 
  • Prevention
  • Nonsurgical Management
  • Surgical Management
  • Biometry and Intraocular Lens Power Calculation
  • Anesthesia
  • Infection Prophylaxis
  • Surgical Technique
  • Intraocular Lenses
  • Complications of Cataract Surgery
  • Ocular Comorbidities
  • Systemic Comorbidities
  • Combined Surgery and Special Circumstances
  • Postoperative Management
  • Provider and Setting
  • Counseling and Referral
  • Tables 
    • Types of Cataracts
    • Ophthalmic Examination
    • Selected Ocular Comorbidities
    • High-Risk Characteristics for Intraoperative and Postoperative Complications
    • Postoperative Follow-Up Schedule 

The American Academy of Ophthalmology is the largest national membership association of Eye M.D.s. Eye M.D.s are ophthalmologists, medical and osteopathic doctors who provide comprehensive eye care, including medical, surgical and optical care. More than 90 percent of practicing U.S. Eye M.D.s are Academy members, and the Academy has more than 7,000 international members.

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