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PrimeSkills in Surgery

January 16, 2008

FROM STERILEEYE.COM:Wikisurgery, a free encyclopedia of surgery, contains the very interesting PrimeSkills in Surgery. Originally published on CD-ROM, this is a training program in basic surgical skills made by British general surgeon Michael Edwards.

The program covers different equipment such as gloves, scissors, retractors and different kinds of forceps, and skills such as suturing, tying knots and how to cut with scissors. The above photo is from an exercise in using dissecting forceps (photo credit).

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