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Baby Basics- Forbes Regional Hospital
Thursday, April 24th, 2014
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
West Penn Hospital Maternity Unit Tour
Thursday, April 24th, 2014
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
West Penn Hospital Childbirth Comprehensive One Day
Saturday, April 26th, 2014
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wise Woman Wellness Day
Saturday, April 26th, 2014
9:30 am - 2:00 pm
9th Annual AVH Destination Wellness Health Fair
Saturday, April 26th, 2014
10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Fourth-Degree Perineal Laceration Repair

Department of OB/GYN Fourth Degree Laceration Repair

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This course is designed to teach obstetrics/gynecology residents the proper skills and techniques required to properly repair a fourth-degree perineal laceration.

Learning Objectives

  • During this course, medical residents will review perineal anatomy and the appropriate ways to repair fourth-degree lacerations.
  • Upon completion of this course, participants should be able to identify the perineal anatomy, choose the appropriate equipment including retractors and sutures, and repair the laceration in the recommended fashion.


  • Obstetrics/Gynecology residents
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