C-SAS.1 Small Animal Surgical Practice (Core)

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This module will enable the candidate to:

  • Gain a sound understanding of the principles of tissue healing and the physiological consequences of surgery on all body systems
  • Critically appraise their current working practices with regard to preparation and management of the surgical patient, the surgical environment, staff and instruments
  • Use the information gained in this module to modify their working practices and upgrade to ‘best practice’ techniques in preparation for gaining the surgical or medical skills in other C modules
  • Recognise the moral responsibility to provide adequate levels of care and facilities for particular surgical procedures

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Alison Moores, BVSc (Hons) CertSAS DipECVS MRCVS RCVS 
European Specialist in Small Animal Surgery 

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