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Breast Reconstruction Surgery

This module focuses on the benefits and challenges of breast reconstruction surgery in treating breast cancer cases.

This e-learning course covers best practices in breast cancer surgery. Experts from across the UK have contributed to ensure this course meets the educational needs of post-graduate surgical trainees looking to extend their knowledge on surgery in breast cancer. Developed in partnership between ecancer and Health Education South West to form an educational partnership called ePOSSOM.

Published March 2016.

Breast Reconstruction Surgery
Module
English
0 CME Points

Target audience

This course was developed to support the professional development of post-graduate surgical trainees.

Learning objectives

By the end of this module, you should be able to:

  • To appreciate the various breast reconstructions available to the United Kingdom.
  • To understand the process and subsequent management of breast cancer patients in breast reconstruction.
  • To know the potential complications of breast reconstruction.
  • To be aware of the impact on quality of life post breast-reconstruction.

IT Requirements

This module requires the learner to have a good, stable internet connection and runs best on INTERNET EXPLORER 7 AND ABOVE, and MOZILLA FIREFOX on either Windows or MacOS. FLASH ADD ON is also required to run this module.

If you are viewing this module on an iPad (through a browser), please download the free Articulate Mobile Player beforehand. Other tablet devices may not be compatible - please check for Flash compatibility.

If you are experiencing technical difficulties, please contact education@ecancer.org and we will get back to you as soon as possible.