A guide to the different types of suture materials available and in what circumstances each should be used.
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.
This guide demonstrates how to perform a vertical mattress suture, including step-by-step images and a video of the procedure.
A guide to performing horizontal mattress sutures, including step-by-step images and a video demonstration of the procedure.