This is a hands-on skills training workshop utilising simulation models. The Cutting Edge: Proceduralist Obstetrics and Gynaecological Skills workshop is designed to assist GP Proceduralists and GP Obstetricians in attaining an improved level of confidence in gynaecological and obstetric procedures. Limited places are also available for KEMH Registrars in Gynaecological Surgery.
It will also feature debates, discussions and presentations on current gynaecological topics and devices.
Workshop participants will return to their practice with newly acquired knowledge and the confidence to perform procedures practised under supervision in a realistic setting. It does not provide certification of competence in any of the procedures outlined and practised.
Presentation and Animal Tissue
Electrodiathermy, surgical safety
Enterotomy and cystotomy repair
Perineal repair - third and fourth degree tears
Presentation and Practical Sessions:
Practical issues for caesarean sections
Fetal pillow and B Lynch suture
Presentation: Forceps and Vacuum Deliveries
Suitable for: GP proceduralists, GP obstetricians. Limited places are available for King Edward Memorial Hospital Registrars in Gynaecological Surgery.