Minor Surgery has been included in the SERMAS portfolio of Primary Care (PC) services for many years as an activity to be carried out from the PC consultation, universally, provided that the professionals have adequate preparation and training.
In recent years, one of the services offered by health centers in many communities is Minor Surgery, however,
only some family doctors and many fewer pediatricians have decided to undertake this activity, due to lack of time, lack of motivation and above all, due to lack of knowledge and skills.
For this, it is necessary to have specific and practical training in this area, allowing hospitals not to be overloaded, being able to solve the demands of minor surgery and sutures from Primary Care.
The aim of this course is to provide the medical professional with skills that are generally not acquired in undergraduate training, providing training for:
At the end of the course, students will be trained and will have learned to: