SURGICAL SKILLS (SS)

Learning Outcome

Laser to lens capsule

Code

SS13

Description

Trainees must be able to apply appropriate laser for the management of problems with the lens capsule after cataract surgery. They must understand the indications, risks and limitations of laser treatment. They must know how to manage the complications of laser treatment. The type of laser applied will be determined by clinical findings and current clinical practice.

Assessment

OSATS1 Portfolio, end of year exams, COECSA Exams

Target Year of Achievement

Year 2 yr program

Related Learning Outcomes

SS1 - SS17

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