Ophthalmic Operating Theatre Course

London, Großbritannien

Ophthalmic Operating Theatre Course

valuable for qualified practitioners

25.02.2021, 09:15 - 26.02.2021, 16:30
M&K Update Ltd
This course will provide attendees with an opportunity to update their skills and knowledge in respect to adult ophthalmic operating theatre practice. Through a series of sessions specifically targeted at the explicit requirements of those working in (and patients accessing) ophthalmic theatres. It considers the various sub-specialties with ophthalmology and the main areas of practice including pre-assessment, scrub, anaesthetic and recovery roles.

medizinisches Fachpersonal

Max. Teilnehmer: unbegrenzt
Gebühren ab: 336,00 EUR

Diese Veranstaltung findet regelmäßig statt und bietet Fortbildungsmöglichkeiten für medizinisches Fachpersonal.
Veranstaltungsnummer: 34646
Gebühren ab: ab 336,00
verfügbare Plätze: unbegrenzt
Sprache: Englisch
Vom Veranstalter gemeldetes Programm:

This course is extremely valuable for qualified practitioners either new to the specialty or recently qualified and associate/assistant practitioners or theatre support practitioners who wish to develop their knowledge. It may also be of interest to Operating Department Practitioners who want to bolster their skills and knowledge within ophthalmology.

Course content

Day 1

  • Revision of anatomy and physiology of the eye
  • General overview of ophthalmic surgery: cataract, trabeculectomy, vitreo-retinal, strabismus, oculoplastic, corneal
  • The WHO check and key theatre safety considerations
  • Ophthalmic anaesthesia: local blocks, sedation and key general anaesthetic considerations
  • Ophthalmic surgical pre-assessment
  • The theatre environment, efficiency, finance and communication


Day 2

  • Scrub practitioner, instrument practice and microsurgery
  • Lasers in ophthalmology, there use and safety
  • Electro-surgery and diathermy
  • The ophthalmic microscope in theatre
  • Assisting the ophthalmic surgeon
  • Micro/histopathology, specimen management and processing
  • Patient recovery and ophthalmic pain
Venue to be confirmed

London, Großbritannien
M&K Update Ltd

M&K Update Ltd
The old Bakery, St. Johns Street
GB - CA12 5AS Keswick, Cumbria
Tel.: +44 1768 773030
Fax: +44 1768 781099


Registration required. Please contact the organizer for further information.