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Core Surgical Skills 1


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Core Surgical Skills 1

After attending this course, you should have revised and gained both core and new skills in open surgery.  

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Course Leader

Rob White
Course Description

By the end of this course you should be able to:

  • Demonstrate safe operating techniques
  • More confidently handle and use surgical instruments
  • Better understanding of the use and misuse of common suture materials and surgical needles
  • Use a variety of surgical knots safely and effectively
  • Safely and confidently ligate a vascular pedicle (including the effective use of the modified Miller's knot)
  • Safely and confidently perform an ovariohysterectomy or ovariectomy in the bitch and queen
  • Perform safe and consistent closure of the linea alba using a continuous suture pattern, the sliding self-locking knot and the Aberdeen knot
  • Perform a gastrotomy in a safe and confident manner
StartEndPlaces LeftCourse Fee 
Core Surgical Skills 1 - (10% discount for booking online)
02/09/202402/09/20240£270.00[Read More]
Core Surgical Skills 1 - (20% discount for Alumni)
02/09/202402/09/20240£240.00[Read More]

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