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S5 - Surgery: Hernias

14th Nov 2023
6:30 - 7:30pm (GMT)
14th Nov 2023
6:30 - 7:30pm (GMT)
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Description

Join us for week 5 of our MediSurg Simplified Teaching Series which will be starting with a surgical teaching session on Hernias! This will be led by Dr Monique Dinglestad. Attendees will receive an overview of surgical hernias, covering clinical presentation, types of hernias, hernia examination, and potential complications. Questions will be answered through interactive sessions and end of session quiz. Doctors of all levels of experience are welcome to join this educational session, which will help sharpen skills for managing common hernias in patients on the ward while preparing for important exams.

Summary

This exciting MediSurg Simplified Teaching Series continues with a surgical session focused on Hernias. Led by renowned Dr Monique Dinglestad, a comprehensive overview on hernias will be presented, covering all aspects such as clinical presentation, types, examination, and potential complications. Participants are sure to benefit from the interactive sessions and end-of-session quiz, all while developing skills for managing common hernias on the ward and preparing for important exams. All doctors are invited to join the session, regardless of their level of experience. Don’t miss out on this great learning opportunity!
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Learning objectives

1. Identify common types of hernias including inguinal, femoral, incisional, hiatal, and umbilical. 2. Evaluate the clinical presentation and risks of hernias in terms of location, size, presence of incarceration and strangulation. 3. Describe indications of emergent surgery for hernias. 4. Formulate an appropriate physical examination to diagnose hernias. 5. Discuss possible complications or other considerations when treating hernias.
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