A guide to performing horizontal mattress sutures, including step-by-step images and a video demonstration of the procedure.
This guide demonstrates how to perform a vertical mattress suture, including step-by-step images and a video of the procedure.
This is an introduction to basic suturing skills. Here we discuss the equipment required, principles of wound management and the technique you should adopt for performing a simple interrupted suture.
A guide to the different types of suture materials available and in what circumstances each should be used.