Common ophthalmic problems seen in primary care and safe administration of eye drops
Ophthalmic emergencies and non-emergencies occurs in the primary care setting every day. It is important to understand the presentation of those conditions and how practitioners should act to promptly reduce the devastating longstanding consequences that occur.
In addition eye drop instillation is important business and safe administration should be advocated within care setting
- To understand what ophthalmic conditions should be considered an emergencies
- To provided clear actions for the referral of an ophthalmic emergency
- To demonstrate safe administration of eye drop instillation