Musculoskeletal Disorders in Ophthalmologists

Did you know?
Work-related musculoskeletal disorders in ophthalmologists are high, ranging from 51-80% across studies.

This module was developed to showcase best ergonomic practices and injury prevention. View the module, online through the Queen’s University website.

Learning Objectives

  • Review the importance of ergonomics for ophthalmologists
  • Identify areas in the clinic and operating room that may predispose to musculoskeletal disorders
  • Learn proper ergonomic risk factor modification
  • Recognize signs and symptoms of musculoskeletal disorders, understanding the importance of early intervention

CPD Credits

Completion of this 30 minute online learning module has been determined by Queen’s University to be eligible for 0.50 hours of Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada Section 2: Self Learning for Specialists credits.

For more information visit the Queen’s University website.