Module - Presentation and Management of Ophthalmic Infections (HLS259)

HSST

Aim of this module

By the end of the training period trainees will, in respect of Presentation and Management of Ophthalmic Infections, be able to:

Knowledge and understanding


By the end of the training period the trainee will be able to demonstrate the ability to analyse, evaluate and synthesise relevant knowledge and its application to their professional practice in relation to:

The trainee will understand the value of molecular investigation compared with culture-based methods for significant pathogens including adenovirus, herpes viruses, bacteria and Acanthamoeba

Technical and Clinical Skills


By the end of the training period the trainee will be able to demonstrate a critical understanding of current relevant research, theory and knowledge and its application to the performance, adaptation and mastery of the following technical procedures and laboratory skills:

By the end of the training period the trainee will be able to apply knowledge of ophthalmic infections to perform, adapt and master the clinical skills necessary to: