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Damage Control Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery (DCOTS)

The Royal College of Surgeons of England

Wednesday, 13 March 2024


Thursday, 14 March 2024

Damage Control Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery (DCOTS)


Suitable for ST6-8, consultants and SAS grades and anyone working in trauma and orthopaedic surgery, trauma centres or working with patients with polytrauma


£1299. 10% discount for RCS England members 20% discount for RCS England faculty


Brighton Medical School

Damage Control Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery (DCOTS)


Be prepared with the skills you need when treating patients with life-threatening musculoskeletal injuries. In this practical two-day course, you will:


  • master essential techniques including use of external fixators, pelvic packing, rib plating and dealing with ballistic injuries;
  • utilise unembalmed cadavers;
  • manage time critical situations.


Mapped to the ISCP syllabus and OCAP framework.


Find out more and book your place.


Hear what our satisfied learners have to say about their experience with us:


“The opportunity to use cadaveric specimens is so rare and valuable.”


“I for one noted several things I would have done differently given what I learnt on DCOTS.”


“The faculty staff were very cooperative, patient, and approachable. I enjoyed and benefited from the course beyond my expectations.”

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