For the practicing surgical technologist, this course provides a didactic and skills approach to learning the role of the operating room staff in the care and handling of operative wounds, and supplying, preparing and placing of sutures. Specific suturing skills will be practiced.
Certified by the Association of Surgical Technologists for CE credits for Certified Surgical Technologist and Certified Surgical First Assistant.
Note: Student must bring a small bag of pig's feet (typically sold at HEB, Mi Tienda and Fiesta grocery stores.)
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