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Practical Orthopaedic Surgical Nursing

Central CPD

9 months ago

Date: Wednesday 28th April, 2021 - Wednesday 28th April, 2021
Start time: 10:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Duration: 7 hour(s)
Cost: £235

This course is aimed at nurses with an interest in all aspects of orthopaedic surgical nursing, from theatre through to recovery or those wishing to improve their knowledge as a scrubbed assistant. Split into practical and theoretical sessions, we will be looking at all things surgical from patient care, to clipping and getting to grips with all that kit!Theoretical sessions will aim at refreshing your knowledge of surgical principles, asepsis, peri, intra and post-operative patient considerations and home care advise for owners. The practical element of this course will focus on the roles of the scrubbed assistant, identifying orthopaedic instruments & implants whilst learning their uses, how to handle, sterilise and care for all that kit.Topics to be covered include:Refresh of surgical principles and asepsisPractical demonstrations of instruments, implants, patient positioning and drapingSurgical patient preparation, clipping parameters and preppingPeri-operative, intra-operative and post-operative patient careWound care including use of antibioticsHome care

Who is it for?

veterinary nurse

The Venue

The clinical skills labSE17 3BN

Number of CPD hours this event can be recorded as

7 hours

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