This educational activity is supported by an independent medical educational grant from Shire.
Upon completion of this activity, the participant should be able to:
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CREDIT DESIGNATION STATEMENT
Evolve designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Professor Christophe Baudouin, MD, PhD, FARVO,
has had a financial agreement or affiliation during the past year with the following commercial interests in the form of Consultant: Allergan, Alcon, Dompe, Horus Pharma, Shire, Santen, and Thèa. Grant/Research Support: Horus Pharma, Santen, and Thèa.
Professor Elisabeth Messmer, MD, FEBO,
has had a financial agreement or affiliation during the past year with the following commercial interests in the form of Consultant: Alcon/Novartis, Allergan, Dompe, Santen, Shire, Thèa, TRB-Chemedica, and Visufarma. Advisory Board/Speaker’s Bureau: Alcon/Novartis, Dompe, Santen, Shire, Thèa, TRB-Chemedica, and Visufarma. Grant/Research Support: Sylentis and Ursapharm.
Editorial Support Disclosure
Michelle Dalton, Writer, Susan Gallagher-Pecha, director of client services and project management, Evolve Medical Education LLC, and Erin Fletcher, MIT, director of compliance and education, Evolve Medical Education LLC, have no real or apparent conflicts of interest to report. Jaya Kumar, MD, peer reviewer has no conflict of interest to report.
This educational activity may contain discussion of published and/or investigational uses of agents that are not indicated by the FDA. The opinions expressed in the educational activity are those of the faculty. Please refer to the official prescribing information for each product for discussion of approved indications, contraindications, and warnings.
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