Bowel Anastomosis Workshop
Category: Training - School of Surgery
Date: August 28th 2013
Location: Great Western Hospital, Marlborough Road, Swindon SN3 6BB
For Core and ST3 surgical trainees
A half day afternoon course using animal specimens led by Consultant and Senior Registrar faculty with specific expertise in this area. Designed to bring trainees directed teaching with a 1:2 ratio to help them prepare for general surgery attachments and develop anastomotic skills.
Topics will include:
- Principles of GI anastomosis
- Anastomotic leak
- Hand-sewn small bowel anastomosis
- Hand-sewn ‘ileocolic’ anastomosis
- Stapled ‘ileocolic’ anastomosis
The only requirement is that trainees have passed the RCS Basic Surgical Skills Course and are competent in performing hand ties.
Cost/How to apply for the course
Course is free. For an application form, email Ronak Patel at firstname.lastname@example.org. (With a maximum of 8 delegates, we recommend you do this asap).
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