Minor ocular trauma: When to refer (RP September 2020)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: Retail Pharmacy
Author: Damien Lonergan

CPD Credits: 2


Designed to give an overview of minor ocular trauma including foreign bodies, trauma and burns, and when to refer.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. Describe minor ocular trauma including foreign bodies, trauma, and burns
  2. Describe cases requiring referral to an eye care professional, general practitioner or emergency department

2016 Competency Standards: 2.2, 3.1, 3.2.
Accreditation number: A2009RP1    Accreditation expires: 31/08/2022

This activity has been accredited for 1 hour of Group One CPD (or 1 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 1 hour of Group Two CPD (or 2.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.