OLD Post Module 4 Surgical Techniques

Post Module 4 Surgical Techniques workshop (rodents)

1 day workshop

Outline of workshop:
At the end of this workshop students will be able to gain experience working on animal models and cadavers to enhance their minor surgical competence. They will be able to carry out several suturing techniques and be familiar with aseptic techniques.

Learning outcomes:

  • Preparation of equipment
  • Preparation of self
  • Preparation of specimen
  • Able to excise and expose operation site
  • Identify tissues and organs
  • Able to isolate specific organs and/or tissue
  • Able to suture using appropriate method
  • Able to understand post operative care
  • Able to identify signs of discomfort and how to alleviate it