Nepal Ophthalmic Society COVID 19 Ophthalmology Practice Guidelines


NOS  COVID  19 Ophthalmology Practice Guidelines

Nepal Ophthalmic Society has released COVID 19 Ophthalmology Practice Guidelines on their official website.
The list of contributors to COVID 19 Ophthalmology Practice Guidelines are as follows.

List of Contributors


COORDINATOR
Dr Ben Limbu MD
Consultant Cataract & Oculoplasty Surgeon
Tilganga Institute Of Ophthalmology
Kathmandu

MEMBERS

Dr Gyanendra Lamichhane MD
Consultant Medical Retina
Lumbini Eye Institute
Bhairahawa

Dr Purushottam Joshi MD
Consultant Vitreo Retina & Pediatrics
Mechi Eye Hospital
Jhapa

Dr Anu Manadhar MD
Consultant Uvea
Tilganga Institute Of Ophthalmology
Kathmandu

Dr Anadi KC MD
Consultant Vitreo Retina
Birat Eye Hospital
Morang

Dr Eli Pradhan MD, MRCSEd
Consultant Medical Retina
Tilganga Institute Of Ophthalmology
Kathmandu

Dr Kishore Pradhan MD
Consultant Refractive Surgeon
Matrika Eye Care Center
Kathmandu

NOS COVID 19 Ophthalmology Practice Guidelines Contents 
BACKGROUND
1. LIST OF EMERGENCY SYMPTOMS
2. GENERAL GUIDELINES
3. SUBSPECIALTY WISE STRATIFICATION
Urgent and emergent surgical procedures
4. SCHEDULING APPOINTMENTS 
5. POINT OF ENTRY SCREENING AND TRIAGE 
6. RED EYE MANAGEMENT & PRACTICE
7. WAITING AREA GUIDELINES
8. OPHTHALMIC EVALUATION AND OPD PROCEDURES
9. CLEANING OF WAITING AREA & ISOLATION ROOM
10. PRECAUTIONS AT DIAGNOSTIC PROCEDURES
11. PRECAUTIONS AT OR PROCEDURES/SURGERIES
12. PPE USES AND ITS PRACTICE 
13. INFECTION CONTROL AND PREVENTIVE MEASURES
14. ACADEMIC & TRAINING GUIDELINES
15. GUIDELINES FOR MAINTENANCE OF EQUIPMENT
16. TELEMEDICINE
17. STAFF AND DUTY ROSTER
18. OUTREACH ACTIVITIES
19. POST COVID-19 PRACTICE – RETURNING BACK TO NEW NORMAL



Download Now from the official website: NOS COVID 19 Ophthalmology Practice Guidelines






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