Advanced Emergency Trauma Surgery Course

24 Sep -
25 Sep 18
24 September - 25 September 2018
Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Freeman Hospital, Freeman Road, High Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN

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

COURSE CONTENT– DAY 2

  • Pre-peritoneal packing (pelvic trauma) and
  • 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

For full details and registration information

Please email: louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk

Or contact: Louise Sore, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne Tel: (+44) 191 213 8589

Download the programme and application form (576kB)