PATIENT INVESTIGATION (PI)

Learning Outcome

Ultrasonography

Code

PI3

Description

Trainees must be able to appropriately select order and interpret ocular and orbital ultrasound measurements and images. They must understand the limitations of the investigation and the implications of a positive or negative test result. They must be aware of the possible discomfort to which the patient may be exposed during the test as well as the cost and resources involved.

Assessment

CbD,portfolio/logbook and end of year review/COECSA exams

Target Year of Achievement

Year 2

Related Learning Outcomes

PI 1 - P10

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