Basic suturing is a skill required by many specialties. If you are new to suturing, or simply need a refresher, this module will provide guidance on how to conduct basic suturing to wounds. By the end of the module you will have a basic understanding of suturing techniques, wound cleaning and dressings. You will be able to attempt suturing under direct supervision for the first time.
1 hour Online Learning
ACEM, ACRRM, ANZCA, CICM
- Understand basic suturing technique
- Understand basic wound cleaning techniques
- Wound assessment
- Wound cleaning
- Suturing technique
- Post suturing wound care
- Knowledge assessment.
Suturing, wound care, dressings, exam preparation
GP, GP Registrar, Doctors in Training (DIT), Medical Student, International Medical Graduate, Overseas Trained Doctor
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ANZCA - Clinical: 1 pt
CICM: 1 pt
ACRRM - Fellow: 1 pt
ACRRM - Non Fellow: 1h : 0m
MBA - CPD: 1h : 0m