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Microsurgery - SURG5017

Year - 2020

The course will deliver focused sessions on applied Microsurgical anatomy, and practical training in Microsurgery - Micro vascular and micro neural techniques. Real time demonstrations, Video, other visual and printed material will be used to aid teaching and to supplement the 'eyes on scope' sessions. Sessions will comprise of brief lecture, demonstration of techniques to be developed in the class, followed by supervised Microsurgical practice with set objectives and standards. Students will keep a detailed log book and present a discussion paper on an element of Microsurgery they find challenging or stimulating.

6x 2 hour labs/tutorials, plus 3 x 2.5hr (Saturday) labs (limit 10 students)

Presentation of logbook and attendance at each tutorial/lab session (40%), technical competence (40%), assignment (20%)

Notes will be distributed prior to the course commencing.

Additional information
Note: Department permission required for enrolment


Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2 Early

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Surgery
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) evening
Census Date: 31 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Bernard Schick, Dr Alex Phoon
HECS Band: 3
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