Medicine - Course - Surgical Ophthalmology II

  • Course Code: OPHT809
  • Credits: 5
  • Hours Distribution: (2Lec,2Cln)
  • Course Type:  Major Core (MC)

Course Description

Studying the general principles of surgery including ophthalmic surgery, magnification used in surgery: The operating microscope and surgical loupes, Instruments used in ophthalmic surgery: Basic instruments, instruments used in subspecialty domain, suturesand needles, ocular anesthesia, suturing and wound healing, surgical aids: viscoelastics, gases and fluids, sterilization in ophthalmic surgery, organization of surgical theatre and combating infection, machines used in ophthalmic surgery phacomachines, vitrectomy machines, diathermy, cryo and endolaser .