MCQ's .....read Elkington and do lots of past questions
2 examiners per room.
JS keratometer.. asked to obtain K readings of a middle aged male. Asked
principles, difference from BS, and mathematical equation correlating image
to corneal radius (in Elkington).
Focimeter...hypermmetropic specs .No near add.Asked principles. Also shown a
prism and asked how many dioptres and how did I arrive at 2D using the
Indirect ...young female with inferotemporal scarring L eye. Asked about
magnification of different lenses.
Direct...middle aged psuedophakic female .Told to examine both eyes. L eye
appeared normal ..then asked to examine the R eye only saw a chorioretinal
scar within the superior and temporal arcades. Asked to talk about the
filters on the direct ophthalmoscope and how the image changes with
refractive status of the patient.
Young female anisocoria ...L adies pupil ,light near dissociation. Asked
about pharmacological tests.
A young female with L Duanes type 1....ran out of time no questions!
Sit lamp ...not sure what this lady had but described all I saw..corectopia
,iris transillumination, anterior synechia, endothelial deposits. Asked
about different slit lamp techniques and to demonstrate them.
Visual fields ... R inferior homonymous hemianopia. Where is the lesion?
Asked to demonstrate central field testing .
Did over 70 prior to
exam. Pleasant elderly lady. Pseudophakic L eye. Cataract R eye mild ptosis
and macular degeneration .Small refractive error and was presbyopic.