EXTRA-OCULAR DISEASES IN THE SMALL DOMESTIC ANIMALS 

Module Code Number

VCH 636

Number of ECTS Credits

6

Hours / Week (T P C)

3 0 3

Module Lecturer

All Lectures

Year / Term

-

Type of Course

(Compulsory / Elective)

Elective

Pre requisites / Recommended

-

Module Contents

Congenital and acquired abnormalities, encountered parasitic, infectious and allergic diseases, their complications and diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in the orbit, upper and lower eye lids, lacrimal glands and the nasolacrimal system and conjunctiva

Aims and Objectives of the module

The students will acquire problem solving skills and hand-on experiences on extra-ocular diseases and their treatments in small domestic animals.

Method of assessment

Audio-visual and theoretical lecturing

Teaching Language

Turkish

Textbook /

Recommended readings

1.       Gelatt, KN: Small Animal Ophthalmic Surgery: Practical Techniques for the Veterinarian, 1st edition, Butterworth-Heinemann, 2001

2.       Gelatt, K.N., Essentials of Veterinary Ophthalmology, Lippincott, Philadelphia, 1999

3.       Gelatt, K.N., Veterinary Ophthalmology, 3rd edition, Lippincott, 1999

4.       Slatter, D., Textbook of Small Animal Surgery, Sounders, Philadelphia, 1993.