Treating corneal trauma
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Treating corneal trauma

Janet Marsden Senior Lecturer, Manchester Metropolitan University

JANET MARSDEN describes the assessment and treatment options available when managing this ophthalmic condition

Corneal trauma, although generally superficial can also be an intensely painful and distressing experience. This article will show how accurate assessment and careful consideration of the available treatment options can maximise patient comfort and optimise healing.

Emergency Nurse. 9, 8, 17-20. doi: 10.7748/en2001.12.9.8.17.c1399

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