Trauma Surgery (Military)
The part-time taught component (part 1) consists of 5 clinical and 2 research methods modules which are delivered in 5 and 3 day blocks respectively. The clinical modules are arranged sequentially to take the students from immediate management, critical care, and on to healing recovery in the first 3 modules. The subsequent modules are devoted to military operational surgical training and combat surgery.
The programme is open to medical graduates who are post MRCS (or equivalent) and have also successfully completed the ATLS programme. The military programme is open to regular and territorial personnel from any surgical specialty. Applicants must be able to demonstrate a credible commitment to a career in trauma surgery/care irrespective of their chosen specialty. Supportive references are required.
Modules include: Trauma; the disease; the turning point; healing and rehabilitation; military operational surgical training; combat surgery (clinical and logistics); evidence-based health and social care; health research methods and preparation for dissertation; dissertation.
|Qualification||Study mode||Fee||Course duration|
|Campus name||Town||Postcode||Region||Main campus||Campus||Partner|
|Morriston Hospital, Swansea||Swansea||SA6 6NL||Wales|
Swansea University Medical School