Basic Surgical Skills
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Basic surgical skills are essential skills during graduate medical education. This booklet will assist students to understand basic principles of suturing as well as help them to practice these skills. The common surgical skills have been described in detail and stepwise for easy understanding and practice. Photographs assist students and postgraduates to practice better.
Avinash S. Basic Surgical Skills. MedEdPORTAL; 2012. Available from: www.mededportal.org/publication/9292
Participants will be able to understand and improve their knowledge regarding basic surgical skills.
Participants will be able to refine their basic surgical skills.
Participants will be able to develop correct behaviors for using instruments while performing basic surgical skills.
- Suturing, Sutures (MeSH), Knotting, Surgical Instruments
- Skills & Doctoring
- Patient Care
- Practice-based Learning & Improvement
- Clinical Sciences
- Clinical Skills/Doctoring
- Instructional Materials/Methods
- Professional School
- Dental Student
- Medical Student
- Professional School Post-Graduate Training
- Independent Study
Authors & Co-Authors
Dr. Supe Avinash, MS, MD
Seth G. S. Medical College
Effectiveness and Significance
This booklet will assist students in not only understanding surgical skills in stepwise manner but will also helping them to practice independently. Photographs and simple step wise approach will make the practice easy. Therefore, the booklet can be useful for improving skills.
We have used this booklet for our undergraduates and residents and have received positive feedback.
This information is made available under the Creative Commons license.