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Assisting in Skin Surgery Study day - Thursday 8th September 2022
Dermatology, Heavitree Hospital, EX12ED
09.00 - Welcome and program overview.
09.15 - Room set up.
09.45 - Hand hygiene and sterile field.
10.00 - All about local anaesthetic and how to support the patient.
10.30 - Coffee.
10.45 - Safer surgery, pacemakers, practical advice.
11.15 - How to help the operator/patient if the patient faints, bleeds, needs positioning for surgery and lidocaine toxicity.
11.45 - Suture identification, learning how to make a stitch, cutting sutures, identifying different stitch types.
12.30 - Lunch.
13.30 - Practical dressing for the scalp, fingers, ears and hands.
14.15 - Recovery post op.
14.45 - Identifying wound infection and management.
15.15 - Quiz and any questions.
16.00 - Close.
RSVP Clare Parkinson - firstname.lastname@example.org