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Introduction to Breast surgery

9th May 2024
6:00 - 7:00pm (GMT)
9th May 2024
6:00 - 7:00pm (GMT)
Hosted on MedAll
Attendance certificate available
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Description

Learn about the ins and outs of breast surgery in this enlightening introductory session by Miss Rachel Foster, an experienced ST8 from the reputed Wythenshawe Hospital. This comprehensive lecture will shed light on common surgical procedures, introduce the fundamentals of breast MDT, and set clear expectations for you. The session is open to all medical professionals and concludes with a Q&A segment. Don't miss out on this opportunity to expand your knowledge and practice in breast surgery.

Summary

Delve into the fascinating field of breast surgery in this introductory session. Tailored for medical professionals, this session offers a comprehensive overview of surgical concepts, techniques, and procedures related to breast surgery. You'll also be discussing diagnosis and treatment of various breast conditions, including cancer. Enhance your skills, expand your knowledge and stay updated with the advances in breast health care. This is an invaluable opportunity to learn about a specialized area of medicine and improve patient outcomes. Don't miss it!
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Learning objectives

1. Understand the general anatomy and physiology of the breast: By the end of the session, participants should be able to identify and articulate the critical structures and functions of the breast and understand how they may be affected by surgery. 2. Explore various surgical procedures related to breast surgery: Participants should be able to differentiate between different types of breast surgeries, including mastectomies, lumpectomies, reconstructive surgeries, and more. 3. Learn about the indications and contraindications for breast surgery: Participants should gain knowledge of when surgical intervention is ideal and when alternatives might be considered based on different patient factors. 4. Gain knowledge on preoperative and postoperative care management: At the end of the session, participants will be aware of how to prepare patients for breast surgeries and advocate for quality recovery and rehabilitative measures post-surgery. 5. Discuss potential complications and risks of breast surgery: Participants should be able to recognize potential complications tied to breast surgery, understand how they can be prevented, and how best to handle them should they arise.
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9th May 2024
6:00 - 7:00pm (GMT)
Hosted on MedAll
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