SURGICAL SKILLS (SS)

Learning Outcome

Strabismus surgery

Code

SS11

Description

Trainees must be able to perform or assist at basic extraocular muscle surgery.  They must be able to identify the muscle, safely detach it and suture it to the sclera. 

Assessment

OSATS1 Portfolio, end of year exams, COECSA Exams

Target Year of Achievement

Year 3/4 yr program

Related Learning Outcomes

SS1 - SS17

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