PATIENT MANAGEMENT

Learning Outcome

Systemic Implications

Code

PM9

Description

All trainees must be able to recognise when a patient's ocular problem is a manifestation of a systemic disorder.

They must recognise when an ophthalmic diagnosis may indicate an increased risk of a systemic illness.

They must be able to explain this to the patient and make appropriate arrangements for further management.

Assessment

CbD, end of year exams, COECSA Exams

Target Year of Achievement

Year 3/4

Related Learning Outcomes

CA9 CA11 BP3BCS9

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