Clinical Procedures Workshops

Soft Tissue Surgery (Fundamentals)

Wednesday, September 21, 2016

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. or

Thursday, September 22, 2016

8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.


Note: This workshop will be taught using animal products (i.e., pig feet, pork shoulder, chicken).

From attending this session, you will be able to:

  • Choose preferred methods for wound evaluation, preparation, irrigation and repair.
  • Practice different suturing techniques using a variety of suture types.
  • Classify wounds to determine severity and whether muscle, tendons, nerves, blood vessels or bone are involved.
  • Evaluate the necessary mechanism for wound repair and anesthetic needs, if appropriate.

If already registered for the 2016 AAFP FMX, please call (800) 274-2237 to register for this course.

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