CPSP2 Timetable

Operative Surgical Skills Programme – CPSP2 Module 1

Time Topic
09:00 Abdomen 1
10:30 Coffee
10:45 Perforated Peptic Ulcer
11:15 Perforated Peptic Ulcer Practical
11:45 Upper GI Haemorrhage
12:15 Sapheno femoral ligation
1:15 Lunch
14:00 Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy – Video
14:30 Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy – Practical
16:30 Close

Operative Surgical Skills Programme – CPSP2 Module 2

Time Topic
09:00 Abdomen 2/pelvis
10:30 Coffee
10:45 Intestinal obstruction
11:45 Stomas:
Ileostomy

  • Formation
  • Closure

Colostomy

  • Formation
  • Closure
13:15 Lunch
14:00 Right hemicolectomy/extended right hemicolectomy
14:45 Bowel anastomsis
End – End: Hand sewn

  • One layer, interrupted
  • Two layer, continous/interrupted
15:45 Bowel anastomosis
Side – Side: Stapled
16:30 Close

Operative Surgical Skills Programme – CPSP2 Module 3

Time Topic
09:00 Thorax and neck
10:30 Coffee
10:45 Haemorrhoidectomy

  • Open and closed haemorrhoidectomy
  • Stapled haemorrhoidectomy
11:45 Lipoma/sebaceous cysts
12:30 Left hemicolectomy/sigmoid colectomy
13:30 Lunch
14:15 Advanced laparoscopic skills

  • Intracorporeal Knotting
  • Intracorporeal Suturing
15:45 Lower GI haemorrhage
16:15 Perianal condylomata
16:30 Fistula – in – ano
16:45 Close

Operative Surgical Skills Programme – CPSP2 Module 4

Time Topic
09:00 Breast and upper limb
10:30 Coffee
10:45 Basic principles of vascular surgery

  • Instruments
  • Vessel control
  • Anticoagulation


Exposure of major vessels

11:45 Arteriotomy & closure
Closure with vein patch
Embolectomy
12:15 Practical:

  • Arteriotomy & closure with patch
  • Embolectomy
13:15 Lunch
14:15 Basic vascular anastomosis techniques

  • End to End
  • End to Side
14:45 Practical: End to End vascular anastomosis
15:45 Practical: End to Side vascular anastomosis
16:30 Close

Operative Surgical Skills Programme – CPSP2 Module 5

Time Topic
09:00 Lower limb
10:30 Coffee
10:45 Recurrent inguinal hernia (Technical Points)
11:45 Incisional hernia
12:15 Practical:

  • Inguinal hernia repair (Repeat)
13:15 Lunch
14:00 Laparoscopic inguinal hernia repair
14:45 Rare hernia types
15:15 Emergency hernia repair
16:00 Prosthetic materials for hernia repair (DVD)
16:30 Close

Operative Surgical Skills Programme – CPSP2 Module 6

Time Topic
09:00 Head 1
10:30 Coffee
10:45 Removal of foreign body in nose/ear/oesophagus
Packing of nose for epistaxis
11:45 Gastroenterostomy
Entero-enterostomy
Feeding jejunostomy
12:15 Laparatomy for Trauma

  • Liver Trauma
  • Splenic Trauma
12:45 Roux – En – Y – Gastric Bypass
13:15 Lunch
14:15 Drainage of breast abscess
Microdochectomy
Gynaecomastia
15:15 Mastectomy & axillary clearance
16:00 Laparoscopic skills revision
16:30 Close