Description

OverviewThis course aims to help participants develop competence in procedures commonly carried out by junior orthopaedic trainees in the Emergency Department, outpatients and the operating theatre. Delegates attending this course will receive a copy of McRae’s Orthopaedic Trauma book prior to attending the course.Target AudienceFY2’s interested in Orthopaedics, Core Trainees, ST1-ST2. Please note at present this course is not suitable for those who are Physician Associates.Learning StylePractical skills sessions for the majority of the course. Some practical demonstrations and interactive lectures are also included.Aims & ObjectivesTo help the trainee develop competence in common procedures carried out by junior orthopaedic trainees in the Emergency Department, outpatients and the operating theatre.Learning OutcomesAfter attending this course, delegates should be able to: • Apply skills and knowledge learnt and be better prepared to deal with orthopaedic emergencies 1) Perform joint injection and aspiration 2) Describe the principles of fracture stabilisation 3)Perform an arthroscopy of the knee and hip