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The Cutting Edge : Essential Surgical Skills 2017

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Title: The Cutting Edge : Essential Surgical Skills 2017
Specialty: General Surgery
Dates: From Oct, 20, 2017 to Oct, 20, 2017
Location: Perth, AUSTRALIA
Type: Workshop
Registration Cost: From 770 to 920 AUD
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Perth, AUSTRALIA Visit the Venue to read more


This Active Learning Module has been approved by the RACGP QI & CPD Program - Total Points 40 (Category 1). It is also approved for a one day Surgery Procedural Skills Training Grant.

ACRRM accreditation for this educational activity is pending for the 2017 - 2019 triennium

Concerned Audience:
  • Medical_Professionals
  • Medical_students
  • Nurses
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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

Dr Olga Ward
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General Info:

The Australian Government is offering training grants of $2000 per day to rural and remote procedural and emergency medicine GPs to maintain their respective skills. Further information about the grants contact:

Cheryl Shepley

RACGP National Rural Faculty

1800 636 764



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Late Registration From: 2017-08-17 To: 0--
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Group registrations not allowed

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John Linehan

Senior Course Co-ordinator

T +61 8 6488 8049


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