Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2017-2018

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OPT2222 - Ocular Pathology and Pharmacology 1 (AS)

Credits/Clock Hours:
3 credits (3 lecture hours)

Description:
This course introduces the student to the diagnosis and pathology of ocular disease and how it relates to the patient's overall health. Attention is given to specific ocular disorders that are the most commonly encountered in an ophthalmic practice. Commonly used diagnostic and therapeutic drugs for ocular examination and the treatment of eye disease will be presented.

Prerequisite: Acceptance into the Ophthalmic Medical Technology AS degree program

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