Injection is a method of parenteral administration into the body of drugs and diagnostics agents, in the form of solutions or suspensions using a syringe or other injectors. This method of administration drugs is widely used in medical practice, especially in emergency cases when oral administration of drugs is not possible, therefore every medical professional must be educated in injection techniques.
On November 6-8, 2018, at Semey Medical University, the local committee of KazMSA SMU, under the leadership of the SCOME standing committee, held an event to study injection techniques.
The master class was conducted by 3rd year students for 1st and 2nd year students.
The event took place in 2 stages. On the first day, the master class began with an explanation of the basics of asepsis and antisepsis. Afterwards, the participants got acquainted with the algorithm of putting on sterile gloves. The juniors showed the technique of performing subcutaneous and intracutaneous injections. Further, the participants had the opportunity to work out and consolidate their skills on dummies.
On the second day, the students got acquainted with the technique of intramuscular and intravenous injections. Also, students were trained in the dilution of drugs from ampoules in vials and installation of infusion therapy system. The organizers explained possible post-injection complications. After the students worked out and consolidated their knowledge.
Arman Tagir, 131 GM