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  • 10 Aug 2018

    Dates:

    10th August 2018 – Roma (venue to be advised)

    Cost: $425.00

    **Remote location workshops are costed based on travel.

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Plastering, Casting and Slabbing Workshop

The ECT4Health Plastering, Casting and Slabbing workshop is a six hour hands-on practical seminar on the assessment of limb injuries and the application of plaster of paris (POP) slabs.

During this program participants will apply 4 upper limb and one lower leg slab which represents the most common scenarios in rural or remote practice.

Our Nurse Practitioner teaching this workshop (Anthony Wollaston) is a specialist in emergency nursing and has 20+ years experience in trauma education and teaching clinical skills.  This workshop is clinically relevant, highly hands on and interactive.  In a small class environment you get one-on-one exposure and experience under the watchful eye of a true expert.

The program commences with an overview and evidence based explanations about safe casting techniques, molding and splinting of orthopaedic injuries.

Plaster Techniques covered in this workshop include:

  • Forearm Slab
  • Gutter Slab
  • Long Arm Slab
  • Scaphoid Cast
  • Short Leg Back Slabbing

This workshop is ideal for 3rd & 4th year Medical Students, final year Nursing Students, PGY 1-4 Doctors, Rural clinicians,  Registered Nurses in rural or remote practice, Nurse Practitioners and candidates.

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