Full course description

Author

Brad Sutton, OD

COPE Number and Category

41961-PH

Objectives

With respect to topical ophthalmic antibiotics - including aminoglycosides, fluoroquinolones, and sulfa-based antibiotics - be able to:

  • Describe general principles of antibiotic use
  • Describe clinical uses of topical ophthalmic antibiotics
  • Describe side effects of topical ophthalmic antibiotics
  • Describe mechanism of action of topical ophthalmic antibiotics
  • Describe cost profiles of topical ophthalmic antibiotics