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Essential Surgical Skills Course for Postgraduates 2018

Cuschieri Skills Centre / Ninewells Hospital and Medical School * | Dundee, UK
From 475 to 475 GBP
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Title: Essential Surgical Skills Course for Postgraduates 2018
Specialty: General Surgery
Dates: From Jan, 22, 2018 to Jan, 23, 2018
Location: Dundee, UK
Type: Course
Registration Cost: From 475 to 475 GBP
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Cuschieri Skills Centre / Ninewells Hospital and Medical School *

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This two day course is designed to provide training on essential surgical skills for postgraduates in all surgical specialties. The intended students are the foundation year doctors who are interested in surgery and core surgical trainees etc. It is an essential surgical skills course and the content of the programme matches the requirement of the need in any surgical specialty and the criteria of the core skills in MRCS exam. There is ample time for hands-on practice whilst in the Cuschieri Skills Centre. The course is developed and taught by Consultant Surgeons and Senior Specialist Registrars.

Programme Includes:

• Principles of hand washing, scrubbing, gowning

• Creation of sterile field

• Administration of local anaesthesia

• Safe handling of surgical instruments

• Range and choice of material for suture and ligation

• Range of knot tying skills

• Range of suturing techniques

• Wound management skills

• Safe use of electrosurgery

• Non-technical skills for surgeons

• Abdominal incision and closure

• Haemostasis

• Anastomosis

• Chest drain insertion

• Cytology and biopsy techniques

• Ergonomic principles in laparoscopic surgery and practice

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Cuschieri Skills Centre, University of Dundee

Level 5, Ninewells Hospital


Phone: +44(0)1382 383400, Fax: +44(0)1382 646042

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