SURGICAL SKILLS (SS)

Learning Outcome

Anterior vitrectomy

Code

SS17

Description

Trainees must be able to perform anterior vitrectomy employing both sponge and mechanical approach. They must understand the indications, risks and possible complications of the procedure. They must also be able to choose the most appropriate approach for anterior vitrectomy.

Assessment

OSATS1 Portfolio, end of year exams, COECSA Exams

Target Year of Achievement

Year 2/3 (annual review)

Related Learning Outcomes

SS1 - SS17

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