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Wound closure In Plastic Surgery
8 CPD

15.04.2023 

27.05.2023

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WIPS is a 1 day Virtual course in wound closure techniques

This is an intensive day practical day, led & supervised by Plastic Surgery faculty all kit is included in course fee and is delivered to your doorstep

The course is aimed at all specialities with in an interest in managing conditions of the skin including Plastic Surgery, Dermatology, GP/Family Medicine with an interest in minor ops. The breadth of the competencies will provide a solid foundation and advance it to the highest level to meet the requirements of junior surgical trainees theatre based basic surgical skills.

Registration is open to allied healthcare professionals including Surgical Care Practitioners, Physician Associates and midwives

 

WIPS is taught under direct supervision with tailored feedback from Plastic Surgery faculty.

Stations

Foundation

Instrument Handling

Economy Of Movement

Local Anaesthetic

 

Basic Principles

Simple closure:

Interrupted

Continuous 

Subcuticular 

Hand Ties

                           

Complex Wounds

Closure Under Tension:

Mattress/ Sommerlad stitch

Deep Dermal/ Box Stitch

Principles of undermining

Traumatic wounds

Operations

Advanced Techniques

Full Thickness Skin grafts

Local Flaps

Nerve Blocks

Workshops

Faculty

Consultant Hand & Plastic Surgeons

Plastic Surgery Registrars

Miss Effie Katsarma 

(MD, PhD, EBOPRAS, FRCS)

Consultant Plastic Surgeon

Chelsea & Westminster Hospital 

Mr Ardit Begaj
Specialist Registrar in Plastic Surgery
East Midlands Deanery

Mr Christian Asher 
Specialist Registrar in Plastic Surgery
East Of England Deanery

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