Advanced Emergency Trauma Surgery Course

28 Jan -
29 Jan 19
28 January - 29 January 2019
Newcastle Surgical Training Centre, Freeman Hospital

Course content Day 1

  • The Damage Control Philosophy
  • Left Anterolateral Thoractomy
  • Clamshell Thoracotomy
  • Repair of Atrial and Ventricular Injuries
  •  Median Sternotomy
  •  Control of vessels
  • Thoracic and Oesophageal Trauma
  • Radiology of Trauma
  • Approaches to the Hilum, Pulmonary Injuries, superior and posterior mediastinum.
  • Closure and drains
  • The Military Approach to Major Trauma
  • Abdominal Trauma: The International Experience Further information

Course content Day 2

  • Pre-peritoneal packing (pelvic trauma)
  • Supracoeliac aortic control
  • Splenectomy,
  • Pringle manoeuvre
  • Liver mobilization/packing
  • Exposure of femoral, Iliac, Popliteal Vessels
  • Major Vascular Lower Body Injury
  • Kocherisation, Pancreatic injury
  • RtoL Visceral Medial rotation/ IVC Repair
  • LtoR Visceral Medial rotation; renal repair and nephrectomy

Course Directors
Mr Hugh Gallagher – Consultant Surgeon, RVI FACULTY
Mr Brian Aspin – Surgical Practitioner, RVI,
Mr Richard Bliss, Consultant Surgeon, RVI
Dr Bob Jarman, Consultant, A & E, RVI
Mr Euan Dickson Consultant Hepatobiliary & Pancreatic Surgery, Glasgow Royal Infirmary T/C
Mr Mike Clarke – Consultant Surgeon, FRH
Dr.Gus Vincent– Consultant Anaesthetist RVI
Mr Shlok Balapuri – Consultant Surgeon, Sunderland Royal T/C
Mr Andrew Gilliam – Consultant Surgeon, James Cook
Mr Barney Green, Consultant Surgeon, James Cook
Mr Matt Kennedy, Consultant Surgeon,RVI
Mr Jeff Garner, Consultant Surgeon, Rotherham
Mr Anthony Lambert, Consultant Surgeon, Plymouth

Further information

Download the flyer

Visit the Newcastle Training Centre website

Or contact: Louise Sore Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne

Tel: (+44) 191 213 8589