EE Chapter 10 The Eye & Ear (1 OF 35) Sample Questions
1. What is the rate-limiting step in ophthalmic drops?
- A. Optic disc
- B. Retina
- C. Cornea
- D. Optic nerve
- E. None of the above
Strategic thinking: in answering this type of question:
1. Read the question.
2. Look for your cues and keywords. Your cue is rate-limiting which means that the kinetics of the drug is largely dependent on it. Keyword, opthalmic drops. Since this is topically applied, we are looking for a part that comes in contact with the drug FOREMOST.
3. Thus, answer is C.