Perineal & Episiotomy Repair Trainer
A staged training system for teaching
1 Episiotomy: a simplified model for teaching safe methods of episiotomy
2 Perineal Repair Techniques: the episiotomy and perineal repair pad prompts trainees to learn to suture on 2 planes, one which has spatial challenges which exist when suturing within the vagina. It comprises of an epidermis, dermal and subdermal layer
3 Perineal Repair Procedures: for the practice of episiotomy and second degree tear repair.
The model was developed in conjunction with Professor Christine Kettle - Professor of Women's Health, University Hospital of North Staffordshire and Staffordshire University (UK) and Mr Khaled Ismail - Senior Lecturer, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Keele Medical School and University Hospital of North Staffordshire (UK).