Suture heaven

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I was sent this great resource by a colleague the other day. It’s a fantastic website called Closing The Gap (


Not to be confused with the Medicare Australia incentive to improve indigenous health, this instructive website has a number of sections which offer descriptions and videos of various techniques. There are also sections on anatomy and special circumstances, with guidance on how to overcome difficulty.

Some areas are still being developed, by the looks of things, but it’s a singular resource to have available to you in any critical care environment.

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Dr Stuart McLay is passionate about the delivery of exceptional care, everywhere. He is the founder of DeployED, a Fellow of the Australasian College of Emergency Medicine (FACEM - an Emergency Physician), a Core trainee of the College for Intensive Care Medicine, and a Mass Gathering Medicine / Expedition Medicine enthusiast. He's also a husband to 1, and father to 2, and a great annoyance to many.