Ophthalmologist

Identifying and definitional attributes

Metadata item type:Glossary Item
METeOR identifier:327364
Registration status:Health, Standard 21/09/2005
Definition:

An ophthalmologist is a physician specialising in diagnosing and prescribing treatment for defects, injuries and diseases of the eye, and who is skilled at delicate eye surgery.

Relational attributes

Metadata items which use this glossary item:

Person—referral to ophthalmologist indicator Health, Standard 21/09/2005

Person—referral to ophthalmologist indicator (last 12 months), code N Health, Standard 21/09/2005