PRACTICAL SKILLS (PS)

Learning Outcome

Ocular And Periocular Drug Administration

Code

PS2

Description

Trainees must be able to administer drugs directly into ocular and periocular tissues. Specifically these include subconjunctival, sub-tenons, intraorbital, intracameral and intravitreal injections. They must know the indications, contraindications and risks associated with each route.

Assessment

DOPS Portfolio , end of year exams, COECSA Exams

Target Year of Achievement

Year 3/4

Related Learning Outcomes

PM3, BCS7

Other Links

Study Guide