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Nairn Minor Surgery in General Practice

VENUE: The Newton Hotel, Nairn

This practical surgical skills workshops is ideally suited to all primary care team members: GPs, GPSI’s, GP registrars, GP Trainers and Practice nurses involved in basic surgical procedures.

The Primary Care Surgical Skills Course provides hands-on experience using synthetic and tissue models, videos with practical tuition from experienced tutors. It will utilise online pre courses learning material to maximise time spent on practical activities.


Programme Includes:

Safe usage of surgical instruments
Punch biopsies, shaving & curettage
Local anaesthetic infiltration
Elliptical excision of simple lesion
Excision of Epidermoid Cyst
Excision of Lipoma
Wound Closures with:- Interrupted sutures, Vertical mattress suture, Inverted Interrupted suture and Continuous subcuticular suture