The Cutting Edge : Essential Surgical Skills is organized by Clinical Training & Evaluation Centre (CTEC) and would be held on Oct 20, 2017 at CTEC, Perth, Western Australia, Australia.
Workshop Content :
•Instrumentation : Educates participants in safe handling practices and appropriate instrument choice
•Knot Tying : Teaches knot tying appropriate to a variety of suturing techniques
•Local Anaesthesia : Assists the practitioner in the safe planning, choice and administration of local anaesthesia
•Suturing Technique : Participants will take part in hands-on session teaching a variety of suturing techniques including mattress and subcuticular suturing
•Lesion Biopsy : A further hands-on session teaching sub-cutaneous skin biopsy and lesion excision
•Wound Management : Aims to update practitioners’ knowledge of dressing choice, post-operative wound management and suture removal including treatment of minor burns, common wound complications and traumatic wounds