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General surgery rotation advice for medical students

General surgery rotation advice for medical students

GENERAL SURGERY ROTATION

SURGERY SHELF EXAM REVIEW QUESTIONS

Last updated: 7/4/13

 

TABLE OF CONTENTS

– Abdominal aortic aneurysm

– Abdominal aortic aneurysm indication for operative repair

– Abdominal aortic aneurysm repair postoperative complications

– Abdominal aortic aneurysm rupture

– Achalasia

– Anal melanoma

– Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)

– Bladder anatomy

– Bladder cancer

– Bladder injuries

– Femoral hernia

– Fournier’s gangrene

– Glasgow coma scale (GCS)

– Grynfeltt hernia

– Heparin and heparin induced thrombocytopenia (HIT)

– Inguinal hernias in children

– Inguinal hernias in adults

– Intracerebral hemorrhage

– Kidney stones (urolithiasis, nephrolithiasis)

– Littre hernia

– Lumbar hernia

– Melanoma

– Mycotic aneurysm

– Neck injuries

– Obturator hernia

– Pancoast tumor

– Pantaloon hernia

– Peripheral nerve injuries

– Petit hernia

– Pneumothorax

– Posterior knee dislocation

– Priapism

– Prostate cancer

– Rectus sheath hematoma

– Renal cell carcinoma

– Richter hernia

– Solitary pulmonary nodule

– Spermatic vein drainage pattern

– Spigelian hernia

– Splenic trauma

– Testicular cancer / Testicular mass

– Umbilical hernias in children

– Umbilical hernias in adults

– Umbilical hernias in setting of liver failure and ascites

– Ureteral injuries

– Urethral injuries

– Varicocele

– Ventral hernia

Books to use on your surgery rotation .

KNOT TYING

Corner stitch suture technique .

How to tie a knot .

Knot tying (two handed tie) .

How to tie a one handed knot .

The square knot .

How to tie a surgeon’s knot .

SUTURING

Subcuticular suture .

Simple Interrupted Suture .

Horizontal Mattress Suture .

Vertical Mattress Suture .

Pursestring Suture .

Suturing during surgical internship .

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