Leeds 02 Dec 2019
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We'll be running the following 2 hour evening classroom based workshop. Each workshop is pitched at a level suitable for all veterinary sugeons and general practitioners at every stage of their professional development.

This is a lecture & hands-on dry session covering applications of negative pressure wound therapy, linear & linear cutter staplers


Mon, 02 Dec

2 hours (evening)

Negative pressure wound therapy and surgical stapling

Lecture & hands-on dry session


Full & half day, hands on workshops

Each workshop gives participants the chance to carry out procedures on plastic models or cadavers, under the instruction of highly regarded tutors.

Technologies in Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) and Surgical Stapling

Lectures & hands-on dry covering applications of negative pressure wound therapy, linear & linear cutter staplers

This course is for any veterinary professional interested in learning more about wound management, the science behind NWPT and developing their surgical stapling techniques

The benefits of NPWT:

  • Accelerate wound healing times
  • Reduce risk of pathogenic infection
  • Increase blood flow to the wound area while simultaneously drawing out excess fluids

The benefits of surgical stapling:

  • Significant reduction in surgery time
  • Reduced risk for intraoperative contamination
  • A decrease in anesthesia time
  • Relative ease of removal

NPWT aspect

  • The science behind NPWT
  • The various applications
  • How to use the Curato® device and its functionality
  • Hands-on practical of how to use the device

Stapling aspect

  • Introduction to stapling equipment and the techniques required to perform procedures suchas splenectomy, liver lobectomy, cholecystectomy, adrenalectomy, nephrectomy, intestinal resection and anastomosis, gastric resection.
  • Patient selection and follow-up care
  • Case examples
  • Hands-on practical

By the end of the session delegates should have an understanding of:

  • Benefits of negative pressure wound therapy
  • Curvage® therapy for wounds
  • Stapling equipment and the techniques


Leeds - Frank Pet Surgeons

Unit 8, Orbital Industry Park, Hudswell Road, Leeds, LS10 1AG

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Taught by world leading experts

The following leading experts lecture our workshops and use our products. Confirmation of who is teaching on the day will be determined closer to the date of the event.

Rob White

BSc (Hons) BVetMed CertVA DSAS (Soft Tissue) DiplECVS FRCVS


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Tickets can be purchased online in advance of the event. If you have any questions, please call us on +44 (0)845 045 0259

Negative pressure wound therapy and surgical stapling (evening session)

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