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NON TECHNICAL SKILLS
Conflict Management
Managing Complications Part 1: Yourself
Managing Complications Part 2: Patient and Family

GENERAL SKILLS
Nutrition in the Surgical Patient
Sterilization and Disinfection

SPECIFIC SKILLS
Postoperative Pain Management
Introduction to Ultrasonography
Ultrasound-Guided Interventions
Airway Management and Endotracheal Intubation
Tracheostomy
Rigid Upper Endoscopy
Intestinal Anastomosis

SPECIFIC PROBLEMS - NON TRAUMA
Approach to Positioning the Patient and the Surgeon 
     Supine Position
     Lateral Decubitus Position
     Prone Position
Approach to Abdominal Incisions
     Midline Incision
     Subcostal Incision
     Anterolateral Retroperitoneal Incision
Approach to Upper Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage
     Endoscopic Banding of Esophageal Varices
Gastric Resections
     Partial "Wedge" Gastrectomy
     Antrectomy and Billroth 1 Reconstruction
Feeding Access
     Stamm Gastrostomy Placement
     Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy Placement
Approach to Abdominal Incisional Hernias
     Anterior Components Separation Repair of Ventral Incisional Hernias
Principles of Laparoscopy 1: Trocar Positioning and Placement
     Gas Insufflation-less Laparoscopic Surgery
Approach to Arteriovenous Fistula Creation
     Brachial-Cephalic Arteriovenous Fistula Creation
Approach to Parathyroid Disease
     Single Gland Parathyroidectomy
     Neck Exploration and Subtotal Parathyroidectomy     
Approach to Malignant Breast Disease (Coming Soon!)
     
Axillary Dissection
Wound Care
     Split Thickness Skin Grafting
     Full Thickness Skin Grafting
     Negative Pressure Dressing Application
     Latissimus Dorsi Musculocutaneous Flap
Recognizing Post-Operative Intra-Abdominal Sepsis
     Temporary Abdominal Closure
     Closure of Laparotomy Dehiscence
Operative Management of Labor
     Operative Vaginal Delivery

SPECIFIC PROBLEMS - TRAUMA
Airway Management in Trauma
Approach to Penetrating Abdominal Trauma
Approach to Diaphragm Injuries
Approach and Management of Head Injury
     Burrhole Craniostomy
     Lateral Craniotomy
Approach to Ureter Injuries
     Ureteroneocystostomy
     Pyeloplasty and Ureteroureterostomy
     Endoscopic Placement of Ureteral Stents

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