Video: the Subcuticular Suture

This week Surgery 101 is hosting an excellent educational video produced by two of our amazing medical students from Edmonton.

The video is ‘The Subcuticular Suture’, by Sebastian Vrouwe & Adam Hall.

After watching this video, learners will be able to:

  • explain indications for using a subcuticular suture
  • demonstrate instruments need and basic technique for placing a subcuticular suture
  • Highlight common mistakes made by trainees

It has already been watched more than 21,000 times and it has been called “best subQ vid on youtube right now”

(Video hosted by YouTube, produced by Vrouwe and Hall 2011, music by Aphex Twin used under fair use provisions for educational purposes)

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