Aim: To establish a standardised training for learning suturing skills for medical, nursing and relevant healthcare practitioners who are required to carry out this skill as part of their care of patients in either a primary or secondary care setting.
Authors: Andrew Renwick, Mark Vella, Jean Ker, Ron Keenan
Last review date: June 2011
Reviewed by: Andrew Renwick, Mark Vella
In partnership with: NHS GGC, NHS Tayside
Next Review due: June 2013
Review Date: June 2013
Associated equipment – suturing kits available on the MSU