Surgical Approaches to the Upper Limb for Trauma (Cadaveric Course)
Clinical Skills courses

Surgical Approaches to the Upper Limb for Trauma (Cadaveric Course)

05 November 2019

Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre (CASC), University of Glasgow

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  • Please Note

    The closing date for this course is Tuesday 1 October 2019.

    An intensive, one day, cadaveric course covering surgical approaches to the upper limb with a focus on the management of trauma.

    The course will provide demonstration and extensive hands-on experience using fresh/frozen cadaveric material. 

    Aimed at experienced orthopaedic trainees ST4 and above, and consultants, there will be a maximum of 2 delegates per cadaveric upper limb specimen with a faculty of experienced Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeons who all have a specialist interest in Upper limb Surgery.

    The programme will cover approaches to the:

    • scapula
    • clavicle
    • shoulder
    • humerus
    • elbow
    • forearm
    • wrist
    • hand

    Course Director:
    Mr David Martin
    Consultant Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon (Upper Limb),
    Queen Elizabeth University Hospital Glasgow

    Suitable for:

    • Surgical Specialty Trainees
    • SAS Grade Surgeons
    • Surgical Consultants
  • 29 October


    29 October

    Welcome and introduction

    29 October

    Approaches for forearm and wrist injuries

    Volar approach to the scaphoid
    Volar approach to the wrist
    Dorsal approach to the wrist
    Forearm fracture approaches

    29 October

    Morning break

    29 October

    Approaches for injuries around the elbow

    Approach for Distal Biceps Repair
    Lateral approach to elbow
    Posterior approaches to the elbow

    29 October


    29 October

    Approaches for clavicle, shoulder and humerus injuries

    Delto-pectoral approach
    Anterior approach to the humerus
    Antero-lateral approach to the humerus
    Deltoid split
    Clavicle fracture approaches

    29 October

    Afternoon break

    29 October

    Approaches for shoulder, humerus and scapular injuries

    Posterior approach to the humerus
    Posterior approach to the shoulder
    Judet approach for scapular fractures

    29 October

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  • Category Product Amount
    Member Registrations £350
    Non-Member Registrations £395
  • Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre (CASC)
    University of Glasgow


Closing date: 08 October 2019


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