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Procedural Skills for Abdominal Emergencies

Event Name: Procedural Skills for Abdominal Emergencies
Start Date: 2nd Jul 2022 (9am)
End Date: 2nd Jul 2022 (5pm)
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This practical workshop has been designed for Medical Practitioners wishing to further develop their skills in assessing and managing Appendicitis. Participants will be offered the opportunity to observe and practice operative techniques which will be performed on fresh human cadavers.

Workshop Content

Topics covered include:

  • Assessing the acute abdomen
  • Abdominal anatomy
  • Acute appendicitis
  • Skills for appendicectomy/ Open appendicectomy
  • (Peri)operative troubleshooting/ Postoperative management


  • Professor Richard Turner, FRACS, Professor of Surgery, University of Tasmania School of Medicine, General Surgeon
  • General Surgery Fellow

ACRRM and RACGP QI&CPD points can be claimed for this course

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$780 (GST Inclusive) includes all refreshments and learning materials

If you have any questions about this course please email: