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Elective Name SURGERY 01
Department Surgery
1. Type of work Clinical
2. Place of work National Hospital Sri Lanka
Professorial Unit
3. Structure of the appointment Students are able to decide on the areas to be covered during the appointment after arrival in Sri Lanka
4. Timing Any time of the year
5. Minimum and maximum duration Any duration of time
6. Eligibility criteria for the elective students • Medical undergraduates
7. Subject area/s of elective offered • General surgery
• Vascular and transplant surgery
• Colo-rectal and oesophageal surgery
• Hepato-billiary and pancreatic surgery
• Paediatric surgery
• Neonatal surgery
• Anaesthesiology
8. Learning outcomes Unspecified
9. Main activities during the appointment • Clinical