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Oct 19

Videos



Educational Videos

Suturing Techniques

Northwestern Suture and Knot Tying

Although his running suture line is a little oblique and ugly, the knot tying and terminology sections of the video are excellent.


SSA Surgical Knot Tying Tutorial

Knot tying techniques presented by the University of Texas at Houston Medical School Student Surgical Association.


Surgical Knot Tying Tutorial

Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine. This is a good video for knot tying techniques. It shows the knots in real speed and in slow motion.


Suturing Workshop

Suturing workshop presented by the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health Department of Family Medicine.


Horizontal Mattress Suture

Great horizontal mattress demonstration.


Vertical Mattress Suture

Great video for learning the vertical mattress suture.


Running Subcuticular Suture

This video features instruction on the running subcuticular stitch using Simulab's Subcuticular Suturing Model. It was created with the University of Washington.


Surgical Hand Scrub

This video is a training module I produced and recorded in 2011.  It depicts the surgical hand scrub utilizing the counted brush stroke method.





Surgical Technology Videos

Overview of the Profession


Surgical Technology

Video presented by the Association of Surgical Technologists.


Making a Difference: A Career in Surgical Technology Part 1

Introductory video presented by the Association of Surgical Technologists.


Making a Difference: A Career in Surgical Technology Part 2

Introductory video presented by the Association of Surgical Technologists.


Surgical Technology Programs


Surgical Technology Part 1

Great video produced by Southeast Technical Institute featuring information about the life of a Surgical Technologist.


Surgical Technology Part 2

Great video produced by Southeast Technical Institute featuring information about the life of a Surgical Technologist.


Surgical Case Management


Introduction to Asepsis DVD Sample Clip

Presented by the Association of Surgical Technologists.


Basic Surgical Instrumentation DVD Sample Clip

Presented by the Association of Surgical Technologists.


Surgical Positioning, Prepping, and Draping DVD Sample Clip

Presented by the Association of Surgical Technologists.


Preoperative Case Management DVD Sample Clip

Presented by the Association of Surgical Technologists.


Intraoperative Case Managememt DVD Sample Clip

Presented by the Association of Surgical Technologists.


Postoperative Case Management DVD Sample Clip

Presented by the Association of Surgical Technologists.


Robotic Surgical Techniques


DaVinci Surgical System Overview

Great DaVinci video presented by Penn State Hershey.


DaVinci Surgical System

Introductory video for the DaVinci robotic surgery system.


DaVinci Surgical System at Doctors Medical Center

The robotic arms of the DaVinci Surgical System are controlled remotely by a surgeon. The system by Intuitive holds the promise of less invasive surgeries for prostate cancer patients and prostatectomy. Video presented by Doctors Medical Center in Modesto, CA.



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Quick Links

American Board of Surgical Assistants

American College of Surgeons

American Medical Association

Association of periOperative Registered Nurses

Association of Surgical Assistants

Association of Surgical Technologists

Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs

Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act

Illinois Surgical Assistant Association

The Joint Commission

Medline Plus

National Board of Surgical Technology and Surgical Assisting

National Surgical Assistant Association