Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
12 Oct 2019 - 12 Oct 2019
This course is designed to provide a comprehensive review of the important surgical anatomy of the head and neck from both a theoretical and a practical perspective. It is designed for Trainees at an early stage of preparation for the MRCS and clinical medical students. This course is a part of the Surgical Anatomy (MRCS Level) – Wade programme series.
The day will consist of a balanced mixture of overview presentations and practical demonstrations using cadaveric specimens and other teaching aids
The course is designed to provide a comprehensive review of the important surgical anatomy of the head and neck from both a theoretical and a practical perspective, and will also provide guidance to support independent study. There are two further courses in the series, covering trunk and limbs.
On completion of the course participants should be able to:
- Describe the principal features of the anatomy of the head and neck
- Identify important structures on cadaveric specimens and the living body
- Demonstrate a sound capacity to visualise the regions of the head and neck in three dimensions