Suture Kit & Instructional CD-ROM Video Package

Deluxe Package

Robert M. Blumm

Robert M. Blumm

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  • Run Time:
  • 3.30
  • Publisher:
  • Fitzgerald Health Education Associates
  • Contact Hours:
  • 3.90
  • Rx Contact Hours:
  • 5.00
  • Edition:
  • 2
Passing included online posttest(s) is required to earn contact hours, if applicable.
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The suture kit included in this deluxe package includes the Fitzgerald Suture Kit in a handy pouch for storage. Practice makes perfect! Suturing expert Theresa M. Campo, DNP, FNP-C, FAANP, FAAN, ENP-C, will help you learn how to suture through a step-by-step approach. Dermabond and other newer products about to come on the market will be covered, as an introduction to the use of a bio-adhesive in the care of lacerations.

The Fitzgerald Suture Kit

Suture Pad
  • Reuseable—student can continue to practice by removing completed sutures and starting over: same stitch or different one
  • Differentiated layers: epidermiis, dermis, subcutaneous fat, muscle
  • Each layer's thickness reallistically emulates human flesh
  • Epidermis looks and feels like real human skin
  • Both epidermis and dermis will hold suture without pulling out.
  • Pre-cut with different patterns eliminating a need to cut your own "wounds" for stitching
  • Replaces messy pig's feet or chicken breasts

Needle holder

  • To learn proper hand technique


  • To aid in undermiining the epidermis
  • For retraction while inserting sub-cutaneou stitches


  • To undermine the epidermis
  • To trim the finished stitch
Suture Kit Bag & Sutures
  • Convenient take-away for your suture pad and instruments
  • Includes 6 sutures

Topics on the Instructional CD-ROM

  • Local wound injection
  • Anesthetizing the wound area
  • Field block
  • Digital field block
  • Preparing the wound
  • Halving
  • Needle placement and performing a simple suture
  • Running suture
  • Running locking suture
  • Horizontal mattress suture
  • Running horizontal mattress suture
  • Vertical mattress suture
  • Corner suture
  • Excising biopsy
  • Intracuticular suture
  • Proper application of bioadhesives
  • Punch biopsy and the“X” stitch
  • Staple Repair
  • Butterfly closures