Surgery

E-Learning

These courses are on-line modules designed for surgery residents which cover basic open technical skills. Residents will follow along using a knot-tying board, appropriate instruments, suture, and tissue pads. General Surgery residents on the EVATS rotation may check out kits containing the relevant instruments for practice at home. Topics include: Hemostasis, Instrument Handling, Knot Tying, Would Closure I, and Wound Closure II.

Medical Students Intro to Surgery Skills

This course teaches the essential elements of suturing. Student will learn a variety of suturing techniques and practice on a variety of artificial tissues that provide realistic texture and suture support.

Surgery Resident Skills Testing

This course is designed to evaluate surgery residents on the essential elements of surgical suturing. Residents learn a variety of suturing techniques and practice on a variety of artificial tissues that provide realistic texture and suture support.