Closing that hole, wounds at their best and worst

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About the course

19 September 2017 09:30 - 19 September 2017 17:00

Surgical Wound Management

Have you wondered what to do with that large dirty wound ?  How should you clean it and then how are you going to repair the defect ?  This day course will cover all aspects  of open wound management.  From initial triage and patient stabilisation through choice pf contact layers and dressings to when  to close the defect.  When should you close immediately, after a few days or weeks? 

This day course will give you the tools you need to help with that decision making .  Reconstruction techniques will cover primary closure, free skin grafting, simple flaps and more complex axial pattern flaps.

After this course, delegates will have a thorough understanding of:

- Patient triage
- Open wound management
- When should you close the wound?
- Reconstruction techniques

Speaker: Prof. John Williams MA VetMB LLB CertVR DipECVS FRCVS
RCVS Recognised Specialist in Small Animal Surgery (Soft Tissue)

Intended for Veterinary Surgeons and Veterinary Nurses

Registration from 9am for a 9.30am start

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