Principles of Casting for Orthopaedic Trainees
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
A one day course covering upper and lower body casting techniques
Taught by experienced clinicians and plaster technicians, this course will provide you with skills for upper and lower body casting.
With a maximum of 20 participants and a high delegate to tutor ratio, the course covers the theory of casting with multiple opportunities for hands on practical experience. This interactive course will provide you with clear instruction and a supportive environment to enhance your skills in casting. The programme is designed to allow adequate time to practice techniques following each demonstration.
Casting techniques covered include:
- Below Elbow and Below Knee Back Slab
- Below Elbow Volar Slab
- Moulded Below Elbow/Colles Cast
- Above Elbow and Above Knee Back Slab
- Below Knee Moulded Cast
- Equinus Anterior Slab
Who should attend?
- Orthopaedic trainees
- Orthopaedic AHPs