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Anatomical and visual outcomes following ocriplasmin treatment for symptomatic vitreomacular traction syndrome

This is a series of multiple choice questions to accompany the article "Anatomical and visual outcomes following ocriplasmin treatment for symptomatic vitreomacular traction syndrome" from the Journal of Ophthalmology.

Learning outcomes

  • Review mechanism of pharmacologic vitreolysis
  • Identify indications for pharmacologic vitreolysis
  • Discuss treatment outcomes of pharmacologic vitreolysis.

Written by:

Br J Ophthalmol and Cleveland Clinic

Br J Ophthalmol and Cleveland Clinic

Authors/Faculty:

Rishi P Singh, Ang Li, Rumneek Bedi, Sunil Srivastava, Jonathan E Sears, Justis P Ehlers, Andrew P Schachat, Peter K Kaiser

Rishi P Singh, Ang Li, Rumneek Bedi, Sunil Srivastava, Jonathan E Sears, Justis P Ehlers, Andrew P Schachat, Peter K Kaiser

Biography :

Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA

Disclosure :

Competing interests: None.

Activity Directors:

Dr Arun Singh

Dr Arun Singh

Biography :

Dr Arun Singh is Editor, British Journal of Ophthalmology, London, UK and Staff, Cole Eye Institute, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.

Disclosure :

I declare no financial interests, commercial affiliations, or conflicts of interest.

CME Disclaimer :

The information in this educational activity is provided for general medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient's medical condition. The viewpoints expressed in this CME activity are those of the authors/faculty. They do not represent an endorsement by any of the accreditors. In no event will any of the accreditors be liable for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon the information provided through this CME activity.

Last updated

14 Feb 2014

Release date

14 Feb 2014

Expiration date

14 Feb 2016

Accreditation

Accreditor credit Accreditation statement
ASCOFAME 1:00 hour BMJ Learning has assigned 1 hour of CPD/CME credit to this module. BMJ Learning modules are being certified for ASCOFAME VIRTUAL (Colombia).
Austrian Academy of Physicians 1 credit, 1:00 hour BMJ Learning modules have been certified for DFT Punkte. DFT Punkte are accepted in Austria
BMJ Learning 1 credit, 1:00 hour BMJ Learning has assigned one hour of credit to the module and related journal article
Kuwait Institute for Medical Specialization 1 credit, 1:00 hour Kuwait Institute for Medical Specialization (KIMS) of the Ministry of Health, State of Kuwait is the authority responsible for organising all aspects of postgraduate training of medical practitioners and other health professionals in Kuwait. Users within Kuwait can claim one hour or one credit per hour of learning completed.
Royal Australasian College of Physicians 1:00 hour The RACP does not accredit CPD activities, but MyCPD Program guidelines state that fellows can claim a maximum of 50 credits per year for online learning under 'Category 6 - Other Learning Activities'.
The Colleges of Medicine of South Africa 3 credits The Colleges of Medicine of South Africa has accredited this BMJ Learning module (accreditation number: MDB014/254/06/2010)
The Ministry of Public Health in Qatar 1 credit, 1:00 hour The Ministry of Public Health in Qatar represented by the Accreditation Department of the Qatar Council for Health Practitioners recognizes the continuous medical education (CME)/continuing professional development (CPD) modules provided through BMJ Learning as Category II self-directed learning activities in the State of Qatar. Healthcare professionals in Qatar can thus claim continuing professional development credits for their activity on BMJ Learning, calculated as 1 credit unit per 1 hour (Organization Code OP-02).
The Royal New Zealand College of General Practitioners 1 credit, 1:00 hour RNZCGP endorses the British Medical Journal online CME programmes