Mar 27, 2023  
2022-2023 Catalog 
2022-2023 Catalog

OPH - 118 Ophthalmic Patient Care

Class: 2 Lab: 0 Clinical: 0 Credit: 2

Prerequisites: OPH 150  and OPH 151  

This course is an overview of the care of the ophthalmic patient. Topics include systemic diseases in the eye, review of first aid, emergency equipment and supplies, infection control, identification and sterilization of minor surgical equipment, and aseptic technique. Upon completion, the students should be able to apply these principles in their interactions with patients.