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ASiT Foundation Skills in Surgery - Cambridge

ASIT FOUNDATION SKILLS IN SURGERY COURSE 
 

WED 28th june 2017, ADDENBROOKE’S HOSPITAL, cambridge

FREE TO ASIT MEMBERS, LIMITED PLACES AVAILABLE

This popular, free one-day course will equip senior medical students and junior doctors with many of the fundamental techniques required for success the early years of surgery. Topics include sterile technique and gloving, safe surgical practice, suturing, knot-tying, applying a plaster and many more.

We will demonstrate how through this course you can begin to attain and relate the competencies that you need to progress your training in Surgery. This course is essential for trainees wishing to set themselves apart from the crowd, and will provide an ideal talking point for future selection into Surgery.

Programme

09.00-09.30 - Registration
09.30-10.00 - Medical Records and Operative Notes
10.00-11.00 - Sutures, Drains and Instruments

11.00-11.30 - Break

11.30-13.00 - PRACTICAL 1
(suturing both interrupted and continuous, knot tying)

13.00-14.00 – Lunch

14.00-15.50 - PRACTICAL 2
(subcuticular sutures, mattress sutures, further skills: excision of lesions, Aberdeen knots)

16.00 - Close and Feedback

 
Address:
 
Jubilee Room
Level 1, Deakin centre
Addenbrooke’s hospital
Cambridge
 
 

 

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Please note, you must be an ASiT member to register.  A £50 deposit is required and will be refunded upon confirmation of attendance.

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Addenbrooke's Hospital
Addenbrooke's Hospital, United Kingdom
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Free (£50 returnable deposit)
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