Surgical Teaching Series

Intraoperative floppy iris syndrome (IFIS) and small pupil management

Sunday, June 21
Frontenac, 13301500

At the end of this session, participants will be able to:

  • develop an approach to small pupil and IFIS management
  • utilize a variety of surgical techniques and adjuncts in managing the small pupil
  • adopt preoperative and intraoperative strategies in managing the patient with IFIS

Alan S. Crandall, MD

Ike K. Ahmed

1330 Introduction/Small pupil algorithm and principles
1335 Surgical pearls in small pupils
1345 Ophthalmic viscosurgical devices
1355 Discussion/Q&A
1405 Pupil stretching techniques
1410 Pupil cutting techniques
1415 Discussion/Q&A
1425 Grading IFIS and specific IFIS strategies
1435 Pharmacologic therapy topical and intracameral agents
1440 Mechanical pupillary expansion devices: retractors and rings
1450 Discussion/Q&A

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Alan Crandall, MD