Cataracts in diabetics - walking the tightrope
The number of people with diabetes mellitus is increasing and cataracts are one of the most common causes of visual impairment in these patients. Advances in cataract surgical techniques and instrumentation have generally improved the outcomes; however, surgery may be challenging pre, intra and postoperatively in this cohort. This session aims to address different aspects surrounding cataracts in diabetic patients.
Practitioners will be updated on the challenges of cataract surgery in patients with diabetes.