Suture Skills Clinic


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Gain confidence in your suturing skills.

Optimizing surgical outcomes starts with veterinary student education. Whether you already have several solo procedures under your belt or you've yet to scrub in to your first case, surgery can be nerve-racking and hands-on practice hard to get. Let us help you gain the suturing skills you need to tackle your next surgery with confidence. Get started with 1 hour of free RACE-approved CE.

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How confident are you in your suturing skills?


Free Suture Kit

Register to receive your free suture kit, including a suture board, 4 instruments, and a knot-tying board. It's time to get practicing! Supplies are limited and only available in the US. Requests will be fulfilled within 3-4 weeks.

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Surgery CE

Join Brad Case, DVM, MS, BS, DACVS, for a 1-hour, hands-on webinar.

Gain guided experience with important suturing skills, including pedicle ligation and wound closure, as Dr. Case shares practical advice aimed at improving your patient outcomes and surgical efficiency.


Need to practice before diving into CE? Quiz yourself here.

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Ethicon Suture Skills Clinic Quiz

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The surgeon's throw is the ideal first throw for tying off the vascular pedicle during an ovariohysterectomy in a large dog.

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Hand ties are useful in which of the following situations?

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Which of the following is false regarding body wall closure?

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Along with closing the subcutaneous space, it is acceptable to use either an intradermal pattern or external skin sutures for a midline skin closure.

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Which of the following is TRUE regarding burying knots in a subcuticular closure?

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