SUTURING AND WOUND MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP
- : Melbourne VIC 3004
The Suturing and Wound Management Workshop covers topics on Wound evaluation as to type of wound, complications and different wound management. There will be introductory presentations on the different suturing needles and techniques. After demonstrations of the suturing technique by the facilitator, participants get to practice their skill with the feedback from the facilitator.
There will also topics of:
- Digital Blocks
- Drainage of a Paronychia Abscess
- Suturing / Knot tieing – The correct way to tie off sutures. The different times to use Vertical Mattress Knots v Horizontal Mattress Knots.
- Lacerations – Suturing a laceration surgically
The Suturing and Wound Management Workshop is a one day workshop (approximately 7 hours).
The first part is theoretical discussion on different topics related to wound suturing.
Following the theoretical discussion will be a demonstration by the tutor
The second part will be hands on practice and application of the participant’s suturing skills on a synthetic skin. During the workshop, the participants are usually assessed by the facilitator and are given feedback on their performance.
At the completion of the ARIMGSAS Suturing Workshop, participants are given certificate of attendance. Also, the certificate can be helpful when applying for a job in medical fields as it is done here in Australia.Learning Outcomes
The participant will be able to develop the skills of wound suturing. Also, they will gain further knowledge on wound management and suturing techniques.