Topic outline

  • General

    BASIC CLINICAL SCIENCES (BCS)

    Learning Outcome

    Clinical Genetics

    Code

    BCS12

    Description

    Trainees must understand and apply knowledge of clinical genetics relevant to ophthalmic practice. They must be able to use this knowledge when advising patients about patterns of inheritance. They must recognise when it is appropriate to refer a patient for genetic counselling. They must recognise when it is important to offer a consultation with family members.

    Assessment

    Cbd, portfolio/log book and end of Year /COECSA Exams

    Target Year of Achievement

    Year 1-2

    Related Learning Outcomes

    BCS1-BC12

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