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22nd Apr 2024
5:00 - 5:45pm (GMT)
Hosted on MedAll
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BBASS describes how to use the scalpel and offers simple models that you can use to 'home' your knife skills. It is important to understand how to hold the knife to achieve a clean cut. Sharp dissection is clean dissection - it respects the tissues and maximises the healing and repair. It also reduces wound infection. The ability to incise properly is understood if you hold the scalpel correctly and feel the tissues with the blade. The manufacture if the scalpel id deliberate to enable the surgeon to get haptic feedback from the tissues.

Summary

"Blade Runner" is an intriguing teaching session designed for medical professionals interested in advancing their skills with the scalpel. This session provides an in-depth exploration of the latest advancements in surgical blades, demonstrating their efficiency and precision in various surgical procedures. Participants will also have the opportunity to learn about the best practices for utilizing these tools, ensuring patient and staff safety and maximum surgical success. Elevate your surgical skills and technique with the cutting edge knowledge of "Blade Runner".

Learning objectives

1. Describe the fundamental components and functioning of the scalpel, focusing on the ergonomics and safety. 2. Understand the potential benefits of a clean cut. 3. Understand how to develop a feel for the scalpel. 4. Discuss the merits of sharp dissection. 5. Realise the you can 'home' surgical skills with low fidelity models and have fun learning.
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22nd Apr 2024
5:00 - 5:45pm (GMT)
Hosted on MedAll
Attendance certificate available
This event has ended. Similar events
Free
ONLINE