SURGICAL SKILLS (SS)

Learning Outcome

Operating Microscope

Code

SS2

Description

Trainees must be able to use the operating microscope with good understanding of the underlying optics.  They should be able to understand pupillary distance, focal length, changing zoom, focus, X-Y adjustment and hand foot coordination.  They should have basic knowledge of microscope maintenance.

Assessment

OSATS1 Portfolio, end of year exams, COECSA Exams

Target Year of Achievement

Year  1 yr program

Related Learning Outcomes

SS1 - SS17

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