PRACTICAL SKILLS (PS)

Learning Outcome

Perform forced duction tests

Code

PS12

Description

Trainees must be able to perform a basic forced duction test as part of a clinical assessment. They must be able to achieve appropriate anaesthesia for the patient. They must understand the limitations of the test and be able to interpret the findings.

Assessment

DOPS, portfolio/logbook and end of year review/COECSA Exams

Target Year of Achievement

Year 1, 2 yr program/ Year 3/4 yr program

Related Learning Outcomes

PS1- PS14

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