Minor Surgery in General Practice for GP ST3's 2013-2014 Beardmore Hotel, Clydebank.
Do check you are arriving on the correct course! Do not turn up on the wrong date as we won't have enough materials for you! Please arrive early as parking can be a problem!
Thought for the day from the BBC: Concern over GP skin cancer ops
Interesting comment from the BBC! Private Practice moving in!
Dates of next courses:
Next courses will be April 30th and June 4th 2014. Enquires to June Morrison NES please
Competancies for a GPwSI and for GPs performing minor surgery
Please be patient large files - these are now password protected pdfs the password for which will be given to you when you attend the course.
0935-1030 Minor Surgery in General Practice Dr Steve Goldthorp
1030-1115 Dermatological Surgery Dr Iain Henderson
1145-1300 Joint and Soft Tissue Injections Dr Max Field (Rheumatological slant)
1145-1300 Joint and Soft Tissue Injections Dr Nitin Gambhir (Orthopaedic Slant)
1300-1400 Joint Injection Models/Lunch in two groups Dr Goldthorp
1400-1500 Minor surgical techniques and complications. Mr Chong
1500-1630 Practical Suturing Mr Chong and Dr Goldthorp
Useful videos covering local anaesthesia, basic suturing and removal of sebaceous cysts and lipomas via the PCDS website. Well worth watching!
Please click here to download the PCDS Skin Surgery Guidelines
Dr Iain Henderson talks about lesion recognition:
Joint injections: we have access to 4 shoulders, 4 knees and 3 wrists models so everyone has a go!
DERMATOLOGY DAY TALKS
Dermatology Day Talk 'Acne, Rosacea and Other Red faces'
Dermatology Day Talk 'Eczema'
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