Gaining mastery in performing Lumbar Puncture

Lumbar Puncture

Lumbar Puncture is a skill required by many clinicians in a broad range of specialties. It can cause anxiety for learners, so learn how to do it in a safe, controlled manner, via the Mastery Pathway.


Pre-learning resources

Download the pre-learning powerpoint for an interactive version with live links. Alternatively download the pdf which has less features.

The Mastery Pathway

LP exemplar video

LP learner Mastery session video


If for any reason you are unable to attend the session with less than 24 hours' notice you MUST contact the appropriate site with your apologies.

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