Episode from the podcastSurgery 101

Video: The Subcuticular Suture

Released Friday, 12th October 2012
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This week Surgery 101 is featuring an excellent educational video produced by two of our amazing medical students from Edmonton. The video is 'The Subcuticular Suture', by Sebastian Vrouwe & Adam Hall (link)

The TinyURL is:   http://tinyurl.com/subcutic

After watching this video, learners will be able to:


  • explain indications for using a subcuticular suture

  • demonstrate instruments need and basic technique for placing a subcuticular suture

  • Highlight common mistakes made by trainees


It has already been watched more than 21,000 times and has been called "best subQ vid on youtube right now"(Video hosted by YouTube, produced by Vrouwe and Hall 2011, music by Aphex Twin used under fair use provisions for educational purposes)