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

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: Retail Pharmacy
Author: Damien Lonergan


CPD Credits: 2

Overview 

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.