Introduction to Plastering

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Essity Headoffice

211 Wellington Road

Mulgrave, VIC 3170

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Full day workshop introducing circumferential and backslab plasters

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This one day workshop will focus on the practical application of plaster casts and splints for acute musculoskeletal injuries. Participants will have the opportunity to apply the following casts/splints:

– Circumferential (full) below elbow cast

– Circumferential (full) below knee cast

– Below knee backslab

– Below elbow backslab

– Above elbow backslab

– POSI splint

– Gutter splints

– Thumb spica

– Plus a demonstration of synthetic casting material for various splints

This course will be conducted under the guidance of our experienced Advance Practice Physiotherapists who have a combined total of over 30 years working in the Emergency Department. We will have 3 tutors helping throughout the day to ensure everyone has an opportunity to be closely supervised.

All plastering equipment and supplies required for the workshop are provided. Morning tea and lunch will be provided (please let us know of any dietary requirements) .

This course is open to doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, plaster techs or anyone who uses plaster.

This course will be limited to 20 people.

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Essity Headoffice

211 Wellington Road

Mulgrave, VIC 3170

Australia

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