PRACTICAL SKILLS (PS)

Learning Outcome

Diathermy/cautery

Code

PS3

Description

Trainees must be able to use diathermy. They must understand the principles of diathermy use and the risks involved.

Assessment

DOPS, portfolio/logbook and end of year review/exams

Target Year of Achievement

Year 3/4 yr program

Related Learning Outcomes

PS1- PS14

Other Links

Study Guide