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ABDOMINAL OPENING AND CLOSURE TRAINER (AOCT) STANDARD

Abdominal Opening and Closure Trainer (AOCT) Standard

Part No: 60305

A multi-layered abdominal wall pad mounted on a base for teaching all surgical access and closure techniques to the abdomen.

Skills

  • Surgical incision to the abdominal wall (laparotomy)
  • Insertion of a Veress needle
  • Insertion of a trochar
  • Hassen technique
  • Diagnostic peritoneal lavage (DPL) techniques
  • Continuous suturing of the linea alba
  • Subcuticular suturing of the skin
  • Other basic and advanced interrupted suturing techniques

Features

  • 3 layered pad represents the essential abdominal wall anatomy: skin & fat, linea alba, peritoneum
  • The abdominal wall is held under tension by a balloon which represents the intestines. The trainee should be able to enter the peritoneal cavity and close it again without bursting the balloon (damaging the intestines)
  • Peritoneum is loose towards the middle of the pad
  • Umbilici are represented around the edges of the pad
  • Base is transparent to allow the trainer to observe and assess trainee competence

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