Minor Suturing Workshop

This half day, practical course will develop knowledge and skills relating to the minor suturing of wounds.

Suitable for: GPs, trainee doctors, nurses and AHP’s.

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Aim

To provide an overview of the assessment, care and management of wounds and teach basic suture technique.

Objectives

  • Overview of classification of wounds and types of wound dressings
  • Discuss patient assessment, infection control and consent
  • Identify correct suture selection and technique
  • Overview of anaesthesia
  • Discuss potential complications

 

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At the end of the course delegates should be able to:

  • Describe how to assess a patient and wound before considering the use of sutures
  • Describe the different stages of wound healing and wound classification
  • Define the purpose of sutures and other wound dressings
  • Outline anaesthesia dosage and contraindications
  • Discuss the appropriate use of a range of suturing materials and equipment
  • Outline the characteristics of wounds which should not be sutured
  • Explore common suturing errors and consider removal of sutures
  • Summarise wound care information and advice given to patients
  • Practice the skill of suturing minor wounds using a simple interrupted suture.
Limited places
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28

Apr

Minor suturing

Dublin

€175.00

Thursday, 28 April 2022

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

  • €175.00 incl. VAT
Register3 places remaining

Thu 28 Apr 2022

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

This half day, practical course is aimed at GPs, trainee doctors, nurses and AHPS and will develop knowledge and skills relating to the minor suturing of wounds.

Register3 places remaining
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24

May

Minor suturing

Belfast

£150.00

Tuesday, 24 May 2022

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

  • £150.00 incl. VAT

Tue 24 May 2022

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

This half day, practical course is aimed at GPs, trainee doctors, nurses and AHPS and will develop knowledge and skills relating to the minor suturing of wounds.

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23

Aug

Minor suturing

Dublin

€175.00

Tuesday, 23 August 2022

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

  • €175.00 incl. VAT

Tue 23 Aug 2022

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

This half day, practical course is aimed at GPs, trainee doctors, nurses and AHPS and will develop knowledge and skills relating to the minor suturing of wounds.

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22

Sep

Minor suturing

Belfast

£150.00

Thursday, 22 September 2022

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

  • £150.00 incl. VAT

Thu 22 Sep 2022

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

This half day, practical course is aimed at GPs, trainee doctors, nurses and AHPS and will develop knowledge and skills relating to the minor suturing of wounds.

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24

Nov

Minor suturing

Dublin

€175.00

Thursday, 24 November 2022

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

  • €175.00 incl. VAT

Thu 24 Nov 2022

09:00 AM - 02:00 PM (5 hours)

This half day, practical course is aimed at GPs, trainee doctors, nurses and AHPS and will develop knowledge and skills relating to the minor suturing of wounds.

Cost

Belfast: £150.00 & Dublin: €175.00

Time

Belfast/ Dublin 

9am – 2pm

 

 

Locations:

 

Belfast

Kingsbridge Training Academy
10 Falcon Way, Boucher Road,
Belfast, BT12 6SQ

 

Dublin

Carlton Hotel Blanchardstown
Church Rd, Tyrrelstown,
Dublin, D15 EYX5

 

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4 CPD Hours