Its scope includes a review of the anatomy and physiology, skills in examination of the eye and history-taking, including use of instruments like the tanometer, perimeter, campimeter, with particular emphasis on the use of the ophthalmoscope, fundamentals of refraction and a basic knowledge and understanding of the different diseases of the eye and its adnexa, their etiology, pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, diagnosis and management.

Credit: 54 hours

Unit Credit: One Semester – 3 units

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