Surgical Skills for the Emergency Department Resuscitation Room
Clinical Skills courses

Surgical Skills for the Emergency Department Resuscitation Room

29 October - 30 October 2020

Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre (CASC), University of Glasgow

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  • This innovative course provides practical training on the surgical techniques that can save lives when waiting for assistance is not an option

    Experienced faculty members from a variety of clinical backgrounds will utilise cadaver, and other specially designed clinical models, to maximise the practical experience for course participants.

    Key topics covered:

    • Thoracotomy
    • Chest drains
    • Surgical airway
    • Emergency caesarean section
    • Training level

    This course is suitable for emergency department and surgical trainees and consultants who are, or are likely to be, part of a major trauma team or team leader. Familiarity with use of common basic surgical instruments, suture handling and knotting techniques is a requirement

    Please Note: this is a hands-on cadaver course with only 12 places available.

    Course Director:

    Mr Malcolm Gordon, Emergency Medicine Consultant, Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow

    Suitable for:

    • Surgical Specialty Trainees
    • SAS Grade Surgeons
    • Surgical Consultants
    • Other Surgeons
  • 29 October
    08:45-09:00

    Registration - Day 1

    29 October
    09:00-09:20

    Introduction and Course Expectations

    29 October
    09:20-09:45

    Thoracostomy and Chest Drain Introduction

    29 October
    09:45-10:45

    Thoracostomy and Chest Drain (Practical)

    29 October
    10:45-11:00

    Review of Instruments and Safety

    29 October
    11:00-11:30

    Morning Break - Day 1

    29 October
    11:30-12:00

    Resuscitation Room Thoracotomy Introduction

    29 October
    12:00-13:15

    Left Anterior Thoracotomy and ET Tube Manipulation to Collapsed Lung (Practical) / Clamshell Thoracotomy (Practical)

    29 October
    13:15-14:00

    Lunch - Day 1

    29 October
    14:00-14:15

    Repair of Cardiac Structures Introduction

    29 October
    14:15-16:00

    Repair of Cardiac Wounds (Practical) / Aortic Control (Practical) / Repair of Lung Injuries (Practical)

    29 October
    16:00-16:45

    Review and Questions

    30 October
    08:30-09:00

    Registration - Day 2

    30 October
    09:00-09:20

    Surgical Airway Introduction and Prosection of Head and Neck

    30 October
    09:20-10:00

    Surgical Airway (Practical)

    30 October
    10:00-10:30

    Lateral canthotomy demonstration

    30 October
    10:30-11:00

    Perimortem Caesarean Section Introduction

    30 October
    11:00-11:30

    Morning break - Day 2

    30 October
    11:30-12:00

    Perimortem Caesarean Section (Practical)

    30 October
    12:00-12:30

    Course Review and Questions

    30 October
    12:30-12:32

    Finish
  • Category Product Amount
    Member Registrations £795
    Non-Member Registrations £850
  • Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre (CASC)
    University of Glasgow


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Closing date: 01 October 2020


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