Add to your knowledge terms associated with the eye.
This terminology topic top up can be a stand alone course or used to add to your knowledge following our medical terminology course.
This topic begins with a brief explanation of word structure before moving onto the specialty of ophthalmology.
This detailed topic is divided into 3 parts to aid your learning.
Part 1: Anatomy and Root Terms
- Common eye conditions
- Breaking words in to component parts to find their meaning (prefixes , roots, suffixes)
- Abbreviations and General Terms used in the area of ophthalmology
Part 2: Eye Examinations and Errors of Refraction
- Visual Acuity
- Eye examinations and conditions
- Abbreviations, general terms
Part 3: Eye Diseases and Symptoms
- Macular degeneration