Emergency Safe Neck Surgery by Thiel Cadaver Dissection

Event Location
Ninewells Hospital, Dundee, Scotland, United Kingdom

Event Dates
20 Feb 2020 - 20 Feb 2020

Event Website

Event Cost
£375 per day /£190 per day for Scottish based trainees due to funding


This one day course held in the Surgical Skills Centre, provides a competency based approach to emergency Safe Neck Surgery.

A series of structured exercises has been devised so that trainees can complete a variety of neck surgery simulations based on the more common neck emergencies encountered in otolaryngology.

Educational aims
Gain experience in management by simulation of:
Stab wounds to the neck
Emergency neck surgery for epistaxis
Emergency neck surgery for neck space infection
Emergency surgery for laryngeal trauma
Including laryngotracheal separation and tracheostomy