Wound Management and Suture Skills Workshop

Event details

£260

Sir Robert Peel Community Hospital

Plantation Lane
Tamworth
B78 3NG
United Kingdom

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52.6206057, -1.7215206

Event Organiser

NCORE (National Centre of Rehabilitation Education)

01332 254679

uhdb.ncore@nhs.net

https://www.ncore.org.uk/Home

Trainer:  Debbie Painter
OVERVIEW:
This 2-day course is open to all practitioners who are responsible for the treatment of non-life threatening traumatic wounds in the emergency setting.
COURSE AIMS:
DAY 1 BASIC • Principles of wound management • Wound assessment and examination • Infiltration (local anaesthetic) • Methods of wound closure (Tissue adhesive, steri-strips, staples) • Dressing techniques • Basic suture skill.   DAY 2 ADVANCED • Recap of Day 1 • Management of fingertip/nailbed injuries • Methods of suturing • Closure of more complex wounds (ears, lips, oral mucosa etc) • Red flags • Questions and evaluation.

CPD:  13 hours
Fee:  £260