Department of Ophthalmology

The University of Medicine,Magway

Courses Outlines




The course covers

Commonest causes of blindness in Myanmar (Cataract & Glaucoma)
Common paediatric eye problems (Congenital cataract, Squint & Retinoblastoma)
Causes of defective vision & eye ache (Refractive errors)
Causes of red eyes (conjunctivitis, episcleritis, scleritis, uveitis & subconjunctival haemorrhage)
Ophthalmic injuries and initial management & proper referral
Prevention of blindness nd trachoma control programme in Myanmar