BASIC CLINICAL SCIENCES (BCS)

Learning Outcome

Clinical Pharmacology

Code

BCS7

Description

Trainees must understand and apply knowledge of clinical pharmacology relevant to ophthalmic practice. They must be able to use this knowledge when prescribing for a patient. They must understand the medications used in general medicine and surgery to a basic standard. They must be aware of the possible ocular effects of systemic and topical medications and systemic effects of ocular and systemic medications.

Assessment

portfolio/log book and end Year 2-3/4 - Exams /COECSA exams

Target Year of Achievement

Year 1.2, 3/4

Related Learning Outcomes

BCS1-BC12

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