Basic Surgical Skills

Publication ID Published Version
9292 December 14, 2012 1

Description

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.

Citation

Avinash S. Basic Surgical Skills. MedEdPORTAL Publications; 2012. Available from: https://www.mededportal.org/​adea/​publication/​9292 http://dx.doi.org/​10.15766/​mep_2374-8265.9292

Educational Objectives

  1. Participants will be able to understand and improve their knowledge regarding basic surgical skills.

  2. Participants will be able to refine their basic surgical skills.

  3. Participants will be able to develop correct behaviors for using instruments while performing basic surgical skills.

Keywords

  • Suturing, Sutures, Knotting, Surgical Instruments

Specialties

  • Medical
    • Surgery-General

Competencies

  • Patient Care
  • Practice-based Learning & Improvement

Professional Interest

  • Instructional Materials/Methods

Instructional Methods

  • Independent Learning
  • Tutorial

Academic Focus

  • Clinical Sciences
    • Clinical Skills/Doctoring

Intended Audience

  • Professional School
    • Dental Student
    • Medical Student
  • Professional School Post-Graduate Training
    • Resident

Format

  • Lab Guide

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