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Fourth-Degree Perineal Laceration Repair

Fourth-Degree Perineal Laceration Repair

Department of OB/GYN Fourth Degree Laceration Repair

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This course is designed to teach obstetrics/gynecology residents the proper skills and techniques required to properly repair a fourth-degree perineal laceration.

Learning Objectives

  • During this course, medical residents will review perineal anatomy and the appropriate ways to repair fourth-degree lacerations.
  • Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to identify the perineal anatomy, choose the appropriate equipment including retractors and sutures, and repair the laceration in the recommended fashion.

Audience

  • Obstetrics/Gynecology residents