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Advanced Procedures (PC32005)

The Advanced Procedures course is a computer and laboratory based course designed to introduce optometry students to advanced screening, diagnostic, and therapeutic techniques.  Skills covered in this course add upon the basic examination techniques taught in the first and second year Principles and Practices of Optometry (PPO) series and Ocular Disease Principles (ODP) series.  The five topic areas covered  include: lacrimal dilation and irrigation, A-scan and B-scan ultrasound, corneal foreign body removal, scleral depression and Intravenous (IV) and Intramuscular (IM) injections. 

  • Lecture Hours: 0
  • Lab Hours: 14.5
  • Patient Care Hours: 0
  • Seminar / Online Hours: 3
  • Grade Type: P/F