Description

This is the new, fifth edition of the Intercollegiate course that runs over two days. It is for trainees anticipating a career in Surgery and preparing for basic surgical examinations. The course aims to teach safe operating techniques and stresses the importance of precautions for safe theatre practice.

This programme covers:
Gowning and gloving
Handling instruments
Knots
Suturing techniques
Haemostasis
Handling bowel
Abdominal closure and drain insertion
Skin lesion and LA techniques
Cytology techniques and biopsy
Fine tissue handling
Electro-surgery
Wound management
Endoscopic surgery