SURGICAL SKILLS (SS)

Learning Outcome

Laser for management of retinal problems

Code

SS15

Description

Trainees must be able to apply appropriate laser for the management of retinal disorders. 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 (2 assessments) and 6 assessments during Year 3/4

Related Learning Outcomes

SS1 - SS17

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