PATIENT INVESTIGATION (PI)

Learning Outcome

Corneal assessment

Code

PI2

Description

Trainees must be able appropriately to select, perform and interpret investigations to assess the cornea.  They must understand the limitations of the investigation and the implications of a positive or negative test result. They must be aware of the possible discomfort to which the patient may be exposed during the test as well as the cost and resources involved.

Assessment

CbD,portfolio/logbook and end of year review/COECSA exams

Target Year of Achievement

Year 2

Related Learning Outcomes

PI 1 - P10

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Study Guide