Suture Removal (Nursing)
Suture Removal (Nursing)

Suture Removal (Nursing)

by Samantha Rhea, MSN, RN

Sutures may be placed to close a surgical wound, hold in a drain, or secure a central or arterial line. Removing them is a simple procedure that can be performed by either a surgeon or a nurse.

In this course, you’ll learn about suture removal, the tools necessary to ease the procedure, and special considerations to be aware of. In addition, we’ll show you a demonstration of how to remove sutures. With the proper tools, you’ll find that this is a simple and easy procedure that you can be confident performing.

Course Details

  • Videos 3
  • Duration 0:11 h
  • Quiz questions 6
  • Concept Pages 0


Your Educators of course Suture Removal (Nursing)

 Samantha Rhea, MSN, RN

Samantha Rhea, MSN, RN

Samantha Rhea, MSN, RN, is a Nursing Educator with extensive experience in the higher education industry and acute care facilities, and currently works as a Nursing Instructor at Rogers State University.
She obtained her Bachelor's degree in Nursing Science from Northeastern State University and her Master's degree in Nursing Education from the University of Oklahoma.
Since 2012, she has been teaching nursing students at various universities across the US, while also maintaining clinical practice as a registered nurse.
Within Lecturio, Samantha Rhea teaches courses on the Fundamentals of Nursing.

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great idea to break that down
By Emanuel Y. on 19. October 2021 for Suture Removal: Procedure (Nursing)

well, before watching, I choose 5 stars for all the section because that is better than what I see out there online they have all the 3 in 1 video, that is great, but I would prefer that all broken down