Basic Orthopaedic Proceduaral Skills

 30/09/2021    

 Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow   

By attending this course you will learn the principles of skin suturing, plastering, digital nerve blocks, joint aspiration, emergency fracture treatment and spinal immobilisation.

Closing date: 29 September 2021

Overview

By attending this course you will learn the principles of skin suturing, plastering, digital nerve blocks, joint aspiration, emergency fracture treatment and spinal immobilisation.

This course will:

Introduce basic procedural skills applicable for junior doctors completing orthopaedic placements or involved in the emergency treatment of orthopaedic patients 
Introduce basic knowledge and fundamental principles required to perform each skill 
Allow practice and guidance of each skill in a simulated, safe environment 
Improve understanding and confidence with these procedures 
This course is suitable for:

All Foundation Doctors 
GPSTs 
Orthopaedic ST1s 
Emergency Medicine junior doctors 
Senior medical students

  Programme

30 September

08:30 - 08:45

Registration


30 September

08:45 - 09:00

Introduction


30 September

09:00 - 10:00

Session 1: Plastering - below elbow


30 September

10:00 - 11:10

Session 2: Plastering - below knee


30 September

11:10 - 11:30

Morning break


30 September

11:30 - 12:20

Session 3: Skin suturing


30 September

12:20 - 13:20

Session 4: Joint aspiration


30 September

13:20 - 14:00

Lunch


30 September

14:00 - 15:00

Session 5: Local anaesthetics and digital nerve block administration


30 September

15:00 - 15:15

Afternoon break


30 September

15:15 - 16:30

Session 6: Fracture management and spinal injuries


30 September

16:30 - 17:00

Closing remarks, questions, and feedback


Fees

Category
Product
Rate

Member
Registrations
£125.00

Non-Member
Registrations
£175.00


Coordinator

Laura McNally

 01412416225

 Email Coordinator


Location

 Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow   

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Other dates

16 December 2021