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2022-09-01

How to Choose the Right Suture Kit for Students

If the patient cannot return to the hospital for stitches to be removed, do you know what suture thread will be used to close the wound? a medical provider needs to make the decision to use absorbable thread, like polydioxanone or polypropylene and nylon? As a student to know suture threads have different properties it is essential. So when students buy a suture practice kits, but you aren't sure where to start, we have you covered. We will find out what to look for when you buy a suture kit and why is buying a cheap suture kit from Amazon won't benefit for you. Please keep reading on for more informations!

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2022-11-17

Learning How to Suture the Proper Way

Many medical students are often asked to practice skills that are not fully applicable to everyday life. Sewing is one of those skills. Virtually all medical students learn this skill in the classroom, but it requires extensive practice both inside and outside the classroom.This often results in many students practicing skills with different stitching methods because teachers cannot teach students how to stitch arms and legs by hand. As a result, students have to be creative.

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2022-09-01

How to Practice Sutures at Home

It's not difficult to practice stitching at home. As long as you have the necessary tools, equipment, and quiet space, you can always practice to improve your stitching technique. Source these essentials for your at-home suture kit: Needle driver Curved needles Surgical sutures (suture thread) Scalpel Pickups or tweezers Suturing medium (more on that next) Gloves

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