BASIC SKILLS

Enables the trainee to acquire skills essential to building confidence and ease with basic arthroscopy techniques. Exercises in a non-anatomic setting provide a relaxed environment for both individuals and teams, aimed at improving orientation, eye hand coordination and manual skills.

Learning Objectives
  • To become familiar with camera manipulation
  • To master eye-hand coordination
  • To acquire the skill of using the probing tool
  • To acquire triangulation perception
  • To understand the maneuvers inside knee, shoulder and hip
  • To learn thread manipulation required for suturing