Course Description

ST 111 Basic Surgical Concepts and Techniques
3 cr. (3-0-3)
Offered: Fall, Winter
Prerequisite: ST 101 or permission from instructor.
An introduction to the fundamentals of operating room technique. It will address the physical/psychosocial aspects of the surgical patient and the team work needed among all members of the operating room to affect a positive outcome. After full explantions of the instuments used etc, the student will practice the perfect basic operating room skills.
Note: Meets the last 11 weeks of the semester.