DSTC courses 2019
Trauma remains a major health care problem throughout the world. In addition to improving prevention and resuscitation, improved application of surgical skills is expected to save further lives and contribute to minimizing disability.
The DSTC is designed to teach qualified surgeons in strategic thinking and decision making in the management of the severely injured patients and provide them with practical surgical skills to manage major organ injuries. It is an intensive 3 day course comprising lectures, interactive case discussions and practical surgical skills training with a faculty consisting af national and international experienced trauma surgeons.
The parent organisation of DSTC, and the world´s largest trauma surgical organisation outside of the United States is the International Association for Trauma and Surgical Intensive Care (IATSIC). IATSIC was founded in 1988 and serves as a forum for Trauma Surgeons world wide being the owner of the DSTC course.
The parent organisation of IATSIC is the International Society of Surgery (ISS/SIC), based in Basel, Switzerland.
The first DSTC course in Norway was held in 2006
Surgeons: 11000 NOK
Team (1 Anaesthetist, 1 Nurse Anaesthetist and 1 Scrub Nurse) 18000 NOK
The fee includes:
Three day course at Oslo University Hospital, Ullevål
DSTC Course manual
Course dates for 2019: OUS, Ullevål May 22 – 24 . OUS, Ullevål October 16. – 18.
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