General surgery 320

Module code GNS 320
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Veterinary Science
Module content

General principles of surgery, applicable to all species. Principles of surgical asepsis, disinfection and sterilisation, suture materials and patterns, surgical haemostasis, traumatology, wound healing, wound infection, wound management, small animal bandages and surgical instrumentation.

Module credits 7.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 2 practicals, 3 lectures per week over 10 weeks
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Companion Animal Clinical Studies
Period of presentation Semester 2

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