Accession Number:

AD1022770

Title:

General Surgery Training in Animal Models (Pig, Sus scrota; Sheep, Ovis aries; Goat, Capra hircus), Including Advanced Combat Trauma Interventions, Advanced Laparoscopic Procedures, and Cardiovascular Procedures

Descriptive Note:

Technical Report

Corporate Author:

60 MDG CIF Travis AFB United States

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2015-05-07

Pagination or Media Count:

4.0

Abstract:

Objectives Provide live tissue training experience for residents in multiple specialties to cover a wide breadth of general, vascular, and trauma surgical procedures. Methods The porcine model using general anesthesia during laparoscopic, endoscopic, and open surgical procedures. Results The residents are evaluated based on their prerequisite objective goals for their ability to perform procedures dependent upon their skill set and level of training. For further details regarding this, please reference the manuscript detailing surgical procedures and expectations for participating residents and staff instructors. Conclusion This protocol is meeting the core mission of the CIF to support our GME program in General and Vascular Surgery Residency .

Subject Categories:

  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE